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Athlone Town Centre Regeneration and Enhancement


To build on the success of the Church Street Public Realm Enhancement, to create a vibrant town centre, with inviting streetscapes that entice pedestrians and patrons to explore and discover the heart of Athlone.

Current Status

McAdams Design Consultants have been appointed to deliver the Athlone Towncentre Regeneration and Enhancement Project.
The preferred concept design for the public realm enhancement was presented to the Athlone Moate Municipal District Meeting on the 11th January 2021. A letter drop was made to residents and stakeholders.

Recommended Concept Design for Athlone Town Centre Regeneration and Enhancement

Recommended Concept Design

Artists Impression Sean Costello Street

Artists Impression — Sean Costello Street

Regeneration project Athlone Town Centre tracker graphic

The concept design proposes to enhance the streetscape at this important gateway to Athlone Town Centre through; the proposed pedestrianisation of Sean Costello Street; kerb & junction realignment to widen existing footpaths; improvements to vehicular traffic management at key junctions; and provision of safe pedestrian crossing points for all town centre users.
For further information on the concept plans please email planning@mcadamdesign.co.uk.

The Regeneration Team can be contacted at

Regeneration Project Team,
Westmeath County Council,
Áras an Chontae,
Co. Westmeath. N91 FH4N
Tel. 044-9332000
Email: regen@westmeathcoco.ie