Flooding Riverwalk & School

Flooding at Riverwalk & Scoil Mhuire 2009 & 2011

Following heavy rain on Saturday/Sunday 28/29th November 2009 flooding and damage occured to the Riverwalk and Scoil Mhuire. The following photographs taken after the worst of the flooding gives some indication of what happened.

Restoration work starts on Thursday 10th February 2011
Thanks to Kevin Keenan, and CLM who provided time, material and machinery free gratis

Unfortunately, all the repair work was undone and even greater damage than in 2009 was caused by the flooding that occurred on the stream on Monday 24th October 2011 (see below)

The area quickly reverts to nature

Kildare County Council Flood Alleviation Part 1