Notice of the Making Of Variation (No. 2) of the Galway City Development Plan 2011-2017
Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended)
Planning and Development Regulations 2001(as amended)
Notice is hereby given pursuant to Section 13 of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended) that Galway City Council, being the Planning Authority for the City, at their meeting of Monday 12th January 2015, made a Variation (Variation No. 2) of the Galway City Development Plan 2011-2017 in respect of the following:
The Variation substitutes the specific text references and road line reservations associated with the 2006 Galway City Outer Bypass (GCOB) Scheme. Additional text has been inserted that equally promotes and supports an infrastructural solution to the serious transportation problems currently experienced in Galway City, Galway Gateway and Environs and also that includes for consideration of opportunities to improve public transportation options and facilities for cyclists and pedestrians.
Additional text has also been inserted which expands the existing objectives which relate to and supports the Habitats Directive, in particular Article 6 including sub Article 6(4).
The Galway City Development Plan 2011-2017 together with the Variation is available for view and download at www.galwaycity.ie.
A copy of the City Development Plan 2011-2017 and the Variation is available for reference at the following locations:
|Planning Department||During normal opening hours|
|Galway City Library||During normal opening hours|
|Westside Library||During normal opening hours|
|Ballybane Library||During normal opening hours|
For further information please contact the Plan and Policy Section at Tel: 091 536410.
Director of Services, Planning and Transportation