Draft Gorey Town and Environs Local Area Plan 2017
Draft Gorey Town and Environs Local Area Plan 2017-2023
Notice is hereby given pursuant to Section 20(3)(a) of the Planning and Development Act, 2000 (as amended) that Wexford County Council being the Planning Authority for the area proposes to make a new Local Area Plan for Gorey Town and Environs.
A copy of this proposal to make the Local Area Plan together with the Draft Local Area Plan will be on public display from Wednesday, 28th September 2016 to Thursday, 10th November 2016and can be inspected at the following locations:
Planning Reception, Planning Department, Wexford County Council, County Hall, Carricklawn, Wexford during office opening hours of: Monday to Friday, 9.00 am to 1.00 pm and 2.00 pm to 4.00 pm (Bank Holidays and Public Holidays excepted).
Gorey Municipal District Office, Civic Square, The Avenue, Gorey Town: during office opening hours of: Monday to Friday, 9.00 am to 1.00pm and 2.00pm to 5.00pm (Bank Holidays and Public Holidays excepted).
Gorey Public Library, Civic Square, The Avenue, Gorey Town during opening hours of: Monday and Saturday 10.30am to 5.30pm (closed between 1.00pm and 2.00pm), Tuesday and Thursday 10.30am to 9.00pm, Wednesday and Friday 10.30am-5.30pm (Closed on the Saturdays and Mondays of Bank Holiday weekends).
The Draft Local Area Plan is accompanied by an Environmental Reportof the likely significant effects on the environment of implementing the Draft Local Area Planprepared in accordance with the Planning and Development (Strategic Environmental Assessment) Regulations 2004 (as amended). The Draft Plan is also accompanied by an Appropriate Assessment Screening Report prepared in accordance with Part XAB of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended) and the Planning Authority has determined that Appropriate Assessment is not required.
Written submissions and observations regarding the Draft Local Area Plan, Environmental Report and Appropriate Assessment Screening Report are invited from members of the public and other interested parties and can be made in writing to the Planning Authority between Wednesday, 28th September 2016 and 4pm on Thursday, 10th November 2016.
All written submissions and observations received during this time period will be taken into consideration.
Written submissions or observations marked ‘Draft Gorey Town and Environs Local Area Plan’ should be submitted to:
Forward Planning, Planning Department, Wexford County Council, County Hall, Carricklawn, Wexford, or
Written submissions and observations must be received by the Planning Authority by 4pm on Thursday, 10th November 2016.
Children, or groups or associations representing the interests of children, are entitled to make submissions or observations.
When making a submission or observation, please state if the views expressed are personal or are being made on behalf of an organisation. If views of an organisation are being submitted, it should be made clear which organisation is being represented.
Submissions and observations may be made available to the public.
The Draft Local Area Plan, Environmental Report and Appropriate Assessment Screening Report are available to download free of charge fromwww.wexfordcoco.ie. Copies may also be obtained from the Planning Department, Wexford County Council as follows: CD copy free of charge, Hard copy €5
For further information please contact the Planning Customer Service Unit at 053 9196101.