PART 8 LA 11/21 Proposed New Fire Station, Ballygarraun South, Athenry

Dúntadate_range23 Iúil, 2021, 9:00am - 20 Lún, 2021, 4:00pm

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Planning and Development  Act 2000 (as amended)

Planning and Development Regulations 2001(as amended)


LA 11/21 - Fire Station at Ballygarraun South, Athenry, County Galway

Applicant: Galway County Council.

Site Address: Townland(s): Ballygarraun South, Athenry, Co. Galway



In accordance with Part 8 of the Planning & Development Regulations 2001 as amended, notice is hereby given that Galway County Council proposes the construction of a new Fire Station at Ballygarraun South, Athenry, County Galway. Proposals include site clearance works, a training tower, signage, landscaping, parking, connections to existing services, public footpaths and all associated site development works.


An  Environmental  Impact  Assessment  Screening  process was  undertaken  for  the  proposed  development, and Galway County Council has concluded that the scheme would not have a significant effect on the environment, and therefore an Environmental Impact Assessment is not required. A Stage 1 'Appropriate Assessment' screening was carried out for the proposed development and Galway  County  Council  has concluded  that a Stage 2 'Appropriate Assessment'  [Natura  Impact Statement  (NIS)] is not  required. Any person may, within 4 weeks from the date of this notice, apply to An Bord Pleanala for  a  screening determination as to whether  the  development  would  be  likely  to  have  significant  effects  on  the environment, or on a European site.

Plans and particulars of the proposed development will be available for inspection or for purchase for a fee not exceeding the reasonable cost of making a copy, during normal office hours (Monday to Friday, 9.00am- 4.00pm), excluding Bank Holidays and Public Holidays, and subject to managed access arrangements due to Covid-19 control measures, for a period of 4 weeks from the 23 July 2021 to the 20 August 2021, at the following location:

Galway County Council, Planning Department (Public Counter), Aras an Chontae, Prospect Hill, Galway, H91 H6KX.

Submissions  or observations  in relation to the proposed  development, dealing with the proper planning and sustainable development of the area in which the development would be situated, may be made in writing to: Runai an Chontae, Galway County Council, P.O. Box No. 27, Aras an Chontae, Prospect Hill, Galway, H91 H6KX; or by email to plannin; or in electronic format via the special website at https://consul /en - to arrive not later than Friday 03 September 2021.







General Submission