Article 81 – Part 8 Planning Notice

Article 81 – Part 8 Planning Notice

Notice under Planning & Development Regulations 2001 – 2018

Published on: 14 May 2019

Notice is hereby given that Cavan County Council proposes to carry out the following development:


Construction of approximately 6km walking and cycling trail from Belturbet, County Cavan to Lock 1, Corraquill along Drumbarlom Lane, across the Ragg River and along the Woodford River on the Shannon-Erne Waterway. Including associated accommodation works and trailhead at Turbet Island car park, Belturbet on Cavan County Council property.


An Appropriate Assessment Screening Report, Environmental Impact Assessment Screening Report and Cultural Heritage Impact Assessment of the proposed development has been completed and is available for inspection with this application.   Plans and particulars of the proposed development are available for inspection or purchase at a fee not exceeding the reasonable cost of making a copy at the Planning Office, Farnham Centre, Cavan Town and at the Cavan-Belturbet Municipal District Office, Church Street, Ballyconnell Town during normal working hours up until 6 June 2019.


Submissions or observations with respect to the proposed development, dealing with the proper planning and sustainable development of the area in which the development will be situated may be made in writing and must reach the Forward Planning Section, Farnham Centre, Farnham Street, Cavan, before 5pm on 20th June 2019.


In accordance with the requirements of the European Union (Planning and Development) (Environmental Impact Assessment) Regulations 2018 (S.I. No. 296 of 2018), the Planning Authority has concluded that the proposed development does not require an Environmental Impact Assessment and will not be likely to have a significant effect on the environment. Any person may, within four weeks from the date of this notice apply to An Bord Pleanála for a screening determination as to whether the development would be likely to have significant effects on the environment.


Paddy Connaughton,

Director of Service

9th May 2019.