[Audio] Blackrock Village upgrade begins

7th May 2014
By David O’Sullivan
david@TheCork.ie

Work has begun on the 1.5m euro renewal of Blackrock village in Cork
Harbour.

Located 10 minutes from Cork City Centre it will have a large plaza area
with steps down to the water, and new streets lamps, and benches.

The wall of the old Ursaline Convent will be knocked to widen the road
towards Mahon later.

Fine Gael Cllr Des Cahill lives near Blackrock Village and says KEY
sections of the City are being improved bit by bit. Many walkers use the
old Blackrock railway line for exercise every evening, Cllr Cahill also
says the upgrade works will enhance the area.

0506-BLACKROCK-01-cllr-des-cahill-welcomes-it.mp3
0506-BLACKROCK-02-cllr-des-cahill-welcomes-it.mp3

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