Proposed Part VIII Development – Irishtown, Mountmellick

Notice of Proposed Development by a Local Authority
In accordance with Part XI, Section 179 of the Planning and Development Act 2000 as amended, and Part VIII, Article 80 & 81 of the Planning and Development Regulations 2001 as amended, Laois County Council hereby gives notice of its intention to carry out the following development:

Safety scheme at Irishtown, Mountmellick Co. Laois
• To construct a roundabout at the junction of the N80 and L6131 at Irishtown.
• To include for the provision of car-parking spaces, Pedestrian crossing facilities and kerbed edge islands.
• To construct Footpath and ancillary works in relation to design of roundabout.
Plans and particulars of the proposed development are available for inspection from Tuesday 27th
March 2018 to Friday 11th May 2018 inclusive (excluding Bank and Public Holidays) at Laois County Council, Áras an Chontae, Portlaoise or by accessing

Irishtown Layout drawing Revision 1

Submissions or observations with respect to the proposed development dealing with the proper planning and development of the area in which the development will be carried out may be made in writing to Kieran Kehoe, Director of Services, Laois County Council, Áras an Chontae, Portlaoise to be received no later than 4.00pm on Tuesday 25th May 2018. Submissions should be clearly marked Irishtown Part VIII.

The Council is subject to the provisions of the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act. If you consider that any of the information supplied by you is either commercially sensitive or confidential in nature, this should be highlighted and the reasons for its sensitivity specified. In such cases, the relevant material will, in response to the FOI requests, be examined in light of the exemptions provided for in the FOI Act.

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