(East Meath) Bettystown/ Laytown/ Mornington/ Donacarney

Closeddate_range31 May, 2021, 9:00am - 29 Jun, 2021, 4:00pm
Amendment No.:

Proposed Bettystown/Laytown/Mornington/Donacarney Amendment No. 1

Submission/ NOM/ (FTF) NOM Numbers

MH-C5-816
The Office of the Planning Regulator

Chapter/Section

All Sections

Proposed Material Amendment

Amend name as detailed below to Vol 1 and Vol 2 wherever necessary;

Bettystown - Laytown - Mornington East -Donacarney – Mornington (East Meath)

Amendment No.: Proposed Bettystown/Laytown/Mornington/Donacarney Amendment No. 2
Submission/ NOM/ (FTF) NOM Numbers

MH-C5-736
Fergus O’Dowd TD

Chapter/Section

5.0 Town Development Policies and Objectives

Proposed Material Amendment

Add objective to Section 5.0 Town Development Policies and Objectives in the written statement as follows:

‘To promote and facilitate the delivery of the schemes identified in the Laytown and Bettystown Walking and Cycling Study Preliminary Scheme Design Report carried out by ARUP in 2014 on behalf of Meath County Council in conjunction with NTA’.

Appropriate Assessment Consultant Comments

Add to end of objective – ‘Development of these schemes will be subject to the outcome of the Appropriate Assessment process.'

SEA Consultant Comments

Likely significant negative environmental effects on biodiversity, cultural heritage, landscape.

SEA Mitigation Recommendation: Development of any resulting projects shall be subject to requirement for screening for requirement for EIA and AA. Where not required development proposals shall include Ecological Impact Assessment and Cultural Heritage Impact Assessment, as appropriate.

Amendment No.: Proposed Bettystown/Laytown/Mornington/Donacarney Amendment No. 3
Submission/ NOM/ (FTF) NOM Numbers

NOM 182
Cllr Wayne Harding 

Chapter/Section

5.0 Town Development Policies and Objectives

Proposed Amendment as per CE Report

Amend the following Public Realm objective in Section 5.0 Town Development Policies and Objectives:

BMLD OBJ 10

To implement the Public Realm Strategy for Bettystown and Laytown. To implement and ensure compliance with the Public Realm Plan for Bettystown and Laytown which provides for a themed strategy for the provision of street furniture, planting, traffic and parking, lighting, building colours, (local and tourist) signage and surface materials etc. within the town.

Amendment No.: Proposed Bettystown/Laytown/Mornington/Donacarney Amendment No. 4
Submission/ NOM/ (FTF) NOM Numbers

(FTF) NOM 57
Cllr. Sharon Tolan

MH-C5-601
Brady Hughes Consulting on behalf of Fitzwilliam Real Estate Capital 

Chapter/Section

 

Proposed Material Amendment

Amend E1 Strategic Employment Site to a dual E1/E2 Strategic Employment Site. zoning.
BLMD proposed amendment number 4 map

Proposed amended zoning  from E2 to E1/E2

SEA Consultant Comments
Likely significant negative environmental effects on surface water / flooding (refer to SFRA Assessment).

SEA Mitigation Recommendation: Rezone lands within Flood Zone A/B to open space and ensure 10m distance from watercourse as per INF POL 22.  Alternatively development proposals will be required to apply and pass the Justification Test.

Amendment No.: Proposed Bettystown/Laytown/Mornington/Donacarney Amendment No. 5
Submission/ NOM/ (FTF) NOM Numbers

NOM 134
Cllr. Sharon Tolan

MH-C5-882
VCL Consultants on behalf of Boyneside Camping

Chapter/Section

 

Proposed Material Amendment

Amend the zoning from R/A Rural Area to D1 Tourism with an F1 Open space buffer zone.
BLMD proposed amendment number 5 mapProposed amended zoning to D1 Tourism with F1 Open Space buffer to the SAC/SPA

Flooding Consultant Comments
This is all in Flood Zone A/B. Objective required to limit use to water compatible in this area.

SEA Consultant Comments
Former golf driving range / facility.

Likely significant negative environmental effects on biodiversity, surface water / flooding (refer to SFRA Assessment).

SEA Mitigation Recommendation: No development within open space zoned lands. Proposed development to be limited to water compatible uses.

Amendment No.: Proposed Bettystown/Laytown/Mornington/Donacarney Amendment No. 6
Submission/ NOM/ (FTF) NOM Numbers

(FTF) NOM’s  58, 59 & 60
Cllrs. Sharon Tolan, Tom Behan, Stephen McKee
Revision of NOM 135
Cllr. Sharon Tolan
MH-C5-30
McKevitt Architects on behalf of Bobby Booth
MH-C5-885
VCL Consultants on behalf of Patrick & Margaret Smith

Chapter/Section

 

Proposed Material Amendment

To amend the zoning from R/A Rural Area to A2 New Residential, F1 Open Space and D1 Tourism

BLMD proposed amendment number 6 map

Proposed Zoning amendment (A2 New Residential F1 Open Space D1 Tourism)

Flooding Consultant Comments
The A2 zoning is not suitable within Flood Zone A/B, we do not believe that the Justification Test can pass here.  Re-Zone to open space.  Questionable whether there would be wider access issues for wide A2 development on the site within Flood Zone C.

SEA Consultant Comments
Likely significant negative environmental effects on surface water / flooding (refer to SFRA Assessment).

SEA Mitigation Recommendation: Remove A2 zoning change.

Amendment No.: Proposed Bettystown/Laytown/Mornington/Donacarney Amendment No. 7
Submission/ NOM/ (FTF) NOM Numbers

NOM 136
Cllr. Sharon Tolan
MH-C5-981
CURO Developments Ltd. on behalf of The Allen Family

Chapter/Section

 

Proposed Material Amendment

To amend the zoning from D1 Tourism to A2 New Residential
BLMD Proposed amendment number 7 map

Proposed amended zoning – D1 to A2

SEA Consultant Comments
Lands form part of former demesne of Bettystown House and include extensive tree planting. Historic water feature to north. Likely significant negative environmental effects identified as a result of potential impacts on mature tree and other planting.

SEA Mitigation Recommendation: Provide objective to ensure that area of mature tree planting is retained and protected and that development does not adversely impact historic waterbody on adjoining lands.

Amendment No.: Proposed Bettystown/Laytown/Mornington/Donacarney Amendment No. 8
Submission/ NOM/ (FTF) NOM Numbers

MH-C5-286
Roger and Liz Pickett

Chapter/Section

 

Proposed Material Amendment

Trees to be protected to be detailed on the Cultural and Natural Heritage Maps

BLMD Proposed amendment number 8 map
Heritage map showing trees to be protected

Amendment No.: Proposed Bettystown/Laytown/Mornington/Donacarney Amendment No. 9
Submission/ NOM/ (FTF) NOM Numbers

MH-C5-178
Noel O’Connor

Chapter/Section

 

Proposed Material Amendment

To amend the zoning from Star Objective ‘Future land use of these lands is to be agreed as part of the Masterplan’ to  A2 New Residential.
BLMD Proposed amendment number 9 map

Proposed amended zoning from Star Objective to A2 New Residential

Reference to the preparation of a masterplan should be removed from the Written Statement and Land Use Zoning Map.

Delete Section 4.5 ‘Master Plans’ as follows and amend BLMD OBJ 22;

4.5 Master Plans

The lands identified as ‘MP 1’ in Donacarney are owned by Meath County Council. It is an objective of this Plan to develop these lands for residential and community uses. It is anticipated that up to 30 social housing units could be delivered on these lands in addition to playing fields and associated facilities. In order to ensure maximum connectivity and permeability between these uses, a Master Plan will be required to be prepared for these lands prior to the submission of any planning application.

BLMD OBJ 22

To support the delivery of residential and community uses on the MP 1 lands in Donacarney in accordance with the requirements of this Master Plan. A2 zoned lands to the east of Donacarney.

Amendment No.: Proposed Bettystown/Laytown/Mornington/Donacarney Amendment No. 10
Submission/ NOM/ (FTF) NOM Numbers

MH-C5-779
James Gilna

Chapter/Section

 

Proposed Material Amendment

Amend zoning from A1 Existing Residential to B1 Town/village Centre
BLMD proposed amendment number 10 map

Proposed amended zoning from A1 to B1

Amendment No.: Proposed Bettystown/Laytown/Mornington/Donacarney Amendment No. 11
Submission/ NOM/ (FTF) NOM Numbers

MH-C5-833
Corr & Associates Spatial Planning on behalf of Bernard Carroll

Chapter/Section

 

Proposed Material Amendment

Amend the zoning from F1 Open Space to A2 New Residential
BLMD proposed amendment number 11 map

Proposed amended zoning from F1 to A2

Amendment No.: Proposed Bettystown/Laytown/Mornington/Donacarney Amendment No. 12
Submission/ NOM/ (FTF) NOM Numbers

MH-C5-963
Laura Halpin 

Chapter/Section

 

Proposed Material Amendment 

Amend the zoning from A1 Existing Residential to G1 Community Infrastructure
BLMD Proposed amendment number 12 map

Proposed amended zoning – zoning changed from A1 to G1

Amendment No.: Proposed Bettystown/Laytown/Mornington/Donacarney Amendment No. 13
Submission/ NOM/ (FTF) NOM Numbers

MH-C5-963
Laura Halpin

Chapter/Section

 

Proposed Material Amendment 

Amend the zoning  from A2 New Residential to A1 Existing Residential (Corse Strategy allocation of material amendment no. 13 is applied to the lands in material amendment no 9).
BLMD Proposed amendment number 13 map

Proposed amended land use zoning map – zoning changed from A2 to A1

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