Proposed Variation No.1 to the Monaghan County Development Plan 2019-2025

PLANNING & DEVELOPMENT ACT 2000 (as amended)

NOTICE OF PROPOSAL TO VARY THE MONAGHAN COUNTY DEVELOPMENT PLAN 2019 -2025 – VARIATION NO.1

 

Notice is hereby given pursuant to Section 13 of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended) that Monaghan County Council proposes to make a variation (Variation No.1) to the Monaghan County Development Plan 2019-2025. The proposed variation will provide for the inclusion within the development plan of Policy NRP 7 which states:-

To protect the selected route of the N2 upgrade road scheme between Ardee and Castleblayney and the selected route between Clontibret and the border with Northern Ireland, and to prohibit development that could prejudice their future delivery.”

The reason for the proposed variation is to ensure that development will not prejudice the improvements proposed to the N2 National Road.

 

The Strategic Environmental Assessment and Appropriate Assessment screening determinations can be obtained by clicking on the document links below:-

SEA Screening Report For Proposed Variation No. 1 To Monaghan CDP 2019 -2025 (PDF)

AA Screening Report For Proposed Variation No.1 To Monaghan CDP 2019-2025 (PDF)

 

A copy of the proposed variation is also available for inspection until 5pm on 29th November 2019 at the offices of Monaghan County Council, County Offices, The Glen, Monaghan during opening hours from 9.15am – 5pm (lunch time closing 1:00 – 1:30 p.m.).

 

Written submissions or observations with respect to the proposed variation made to the Planning Authority before 5pm on 29th November 2019 will be taken into consideration before the making of the variation.

Written submissions or observations should be forwarded to Monaghan County Council, County Offices, The Glen, Monaghan OR by email to devplan@monaghancoco.ie

 

Adrian Hughes

Senior Planner

31st October 2019