Proposed route for Castleisland by pass to be anounced tonight

Details of the proposed route corridors for the Castleisland by-pass have been finalised. The proposals will be announced at a special presentation to the elected members of Kerry County Council this evening. There are three proposed routes for the by-pass, all are to the west of the town. All three schemes are approximately 5.2 kilometres in length. The total cost of the project is currently estimated at 22 million euro.This evenings meeting will present the options to the County Council to select the final route for the new by-pass. The council`s final decision is expected in November. The presentation will take place at the River Island Hotel,Castleisland. The public will get a chance to voice their opinion on the proposed routes between 11a.m and 7p.m at the same venue tomorrow.