Part 8 P8/23010 - Newtown, Trim, Active Travel Scheme

Closed13 Nov, 2023, 09:00 - 4 Jan, 2024, 17:00

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MEATH COUNTY COUNCIL

Planning and Development Act 2000- 2022(Part XI)

Planning and Development Regulations 2001–2023 (Part 8)

Site Notice

Newtown Trim Active Travel Scheme

Notice is hereby given in accordance with the requirements of the above, that Meath County Council proposes to undertake the following development at Newtown, Trim,Co. Meath.

The proposed development will consist of:

• The provision of 470m of new/improved pedestrian facilities (footpath) along the Newtown Road (L8017) and 185m of offline pedestrian facilities from the R161 Navan Road junction to, and including, a section of Green Area adjacent to the Old Lackanash Road (L8016) in Newtown, Trim, Co Meath.

The Proposed Development specifics include; Provision of New and Upgraded Pedestrian Facilities (footpaths/walkways), Active Travel Infrastructure, public lighting works and associated accommodation & boundary works, landscaping works, drainage/attenuation works and ancillary infrastructure works.

The development has been the subject of an Appropriate Assessment screening in accordance with Article 6(3) of the EU Habitats Directive (Directive 92/43/EEC) and the Planning and Development Acts 2000-2022. In accordance with Article 81 of the Planning & Development Regulations 2001-2023, Meath County Council has concluded from a preliminary examination, that there is no real likelihood of significant effects on the environment arising from the proposed development and that an Environmental Impact Assessment is not required.

Any person may, within 4 weeks from the date of this notice, apply to An Bord Pleanála for a screening determination as to whether the proposed development would be likely to have significant effects on the environment.

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 during office hours at the offices of Meath County Council from Monday, 13 November 2023 to Monday, 11 December 2023 (excluding weekends, Public Holidays, and Bank Holidays) at the following locations:

• The Planning Section, Meath County Council, Buvinda House, Dublin Road, Navan, Co Meath, C15 Y291

• Meath County Council offices, Trim Municipal District, Mornington House, Summerhill Road, Trim, Co Meath, (Inspection only. Opening Hours 9am to 1pm and 2pm to 5pm)

• https://consult.meath.ie/ (Inspection only)

Submissions and observations with respect 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 the Planning Department, Meath County Council, Buvinda House, Dublin Road, Navan, Co. Meath, C15Y291 or emailed to planning@meathcoco.ie or via the web portal https://consult.meath.ie/ on or before Thursday, 4 January 2024.