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Part 8 Notice: Ballybaan Social Housing Scheme


Part 8 Notice: Ballybaan Social Housing Scheme

PLANNING & DEVELOPMENT ACTS 2000 to 2018 (as amended)

PLANNING & DEVELOPMENT REGULATIONS 2001 to 2018 (as amended) - Part 8

Applicant: Galway City Council - Housing Department

Location: Monivea Road, Ballybaan More, Galway

Proposal:

In accordance with Part X1 of the Planning and Development Acts 2000 to 2018 and Part 8, Article 81 of the Planning and Development Regulations 2001 to 2018 notice is hereby given by Galway City Council of proposed residential development on lands at Ballybaan More, Galway, east of the old Ballybaan Road and Rocklands Avenue and south of the Monivea Road.

The development will consist of:

(a) 58 no. residential units comprising of: (i) 5 no. 2 storey 4 bed houses; (ii) 20 no. 2 storey 3 bed houses; (iii) 15 no. 2 storey 2 bed houses; (iv) 5 no. 3 bed duplex units over 5 no. 2 bed apartment units; (v) 4 no. 3 bed duplex units over 4 no. 1 bed apartment units; with (vi) renewable energy design measures for each housing unit; and (b) supporting development works including (i) access roads, including home zone areas; (ii) vehicular and pedestrian access to park lands to the east; (iii) 73 no. parking spaces; (iv) Multi Use Games Area facility; (v) play/exercise facility; (vi) landscaping; (vii) central tv satellite; (viii) ESB substation; (ix) surface water attenuation tanks; (x) temporary construction signage; (xi) estate signage; (xii) varied site boundary treatment comprising walls, railings and fencing; and (xiii) all associated site works.

Plans and particulars of the proposed development will be available for inspection or purchase at a fee not exceeding the reasonable cost of making a copy for a period of 4 weeks from Thursday, 10th January 2019 up to and including Thursday, 7th February 2019 during public hours at the Planning Office, Galway City Council, City Hall, College Road, Galway , from 9:00am to 4:00 pm Monday to Friday, excluding Bank Holidays.

Written submissions or observations with respect to the proposed development dealing with the proper planning and sustainable development of the area in which the development is situated may be made in writing to arrive no later than:4.00 p.m. on Thursday, 21st February 2019 to:

Senior Planner, Planning Department, Galway City Council, City Hall, College Road, Galway, or by e-mail to planning@galwaycity.ie .

It should be noted that the Freedom of Information Act applies to all records held by Galway City Council.

Dermot Mahon
A/Director of Services
Housing, Environment & Climate Change, Parks & Recreation