Welcome to the Roads Section of Offaly County Council.
The aim of Offaly County Council is to provide and develop transportation and infrastructural networks for sustainable, environmental, economic and balanced regional development purposes.
Roads are the dominant mode of transport in Ireland and therefore of critical importance to our every day life. Offaly County Council is the Road Authority for the public road network in the County and therefore has a duty to maintain these roads.
Map of County Engineering Areas.pdf (size 1.2 MB)
New Report Shows That Almost 1/3 Of Road Fatalities In 2014 Had Consumed Alcohol
The preliminary findings of a new report, which examined the toxicology reports of those killed in road crashes in 2014, has revealed that 31% of people killed had alcohol in their system at the time of their deaths.
The examination of toxicology reports for 2014* was commissioned by the Road Safety Authority (RSA) and conducted by the Health Research Board (HRB) as part of the NDRDI (National Drug Related Death Index).
full report here
Winter Service Plan 2016 - 2017
The purpose of this document is to identify the processes, procedures and key personnel
employed by Offaly County Council, to deliver the winter service operation for County Offaly.
Winter Service Plan 2016-2017.pdf (size 2.2 MB)
Public Notice : Period for Hedge Cutting
Landowners are reminded by Offaly County Council that the period for Hedge Cutting runs from 1 st September 2015 to the 29th February, 2016. Landowners have a responsibility to ensure that hedges, ditches, trees or any other vegetation growing on their land are not or could not become a danger to people using or working on a public road.
Full details here