Clare County Council have this week signed off a contract a with O’Brien Builders & Civil Engineering Contractors Ltd. that will see works beginning on upgrades and extensions to the existing public toilets in the seaside town of Lahinch.
As part of the upgrade there will be female, male and disabled access toilets, baby/parent room, storage room and a disability access ramps. The project is expected to open in May of next year.
Speaking about the new project Mayor of Clare, Councillor Michael Begley said “The existing public amenity facilities provided at Lahinch Seaworld are no longer fit for purpose and need to be upgraded in order to provide modern sustainable and accessible facilities that can cater for additional capacity using an improved layout at this busy seaside resort along the Wild Atlantic Way.”
Also commenting on the upgrade was Pat Dowling, Chief Executive of Clare County Council who said “Continued investment in Clare’s popular seaside towns and villages is important to ensure that the local communities and visitors to these areas can access modern, fit-for-purpose facilities.”