Proposals for New Routes


Part VIII – What is it?

Part VIII planning applications are applications made by a local authority to the elected members of the local authority for works such as road projects. The planning application must be made in accordance with Part 8 of the Planning and Development Regulations 2001 (S.I. No. 600 of 2001).

A site notice must be erected on the subject site and submissions from prescribed bodies and the public may be received during a six week public consultation period.

Following consideration of the submissions received, the Manager presents a report to the elected members of the local authority for the approval of the scheme. The elected members decide as they consider appropriate, that the proposed development be carried out, with or without variations or modifications, or decide it will not be carried out.

Notice of Proposed Development by a Local Authority – Irishtown, Mountmellick
In accordance with Part XI, Section 179 of the Planning and Development Act 2000 as amended, and Part VIII, Article 80 & 81 of the Planning and Development Regulations 2001 as amended, Laois County Council hereby gives notice of its intention to carry out the following development:

Safety scheme at Irishtown, Mountmellick Co. Laois
• To construct a roundabout at the junction of the N80 and L6131 at Irishtown.
• To include for the provision of car-parking spaces, Pedestrian crossing facilities and kerbed edge islands.
• To construct Footpath and ancillary works in relation to design of roundabout.
Inspection
Plans and particulars of the proposed development are available for inspection from Tuesday 27th
March 2018 to Friday 11th May 2018 inclusive (excluding Bank and Public Holidays) at Laois County Council, Áras an Chontae, Portlaoise and via link below.

Irishtown Layout drawing Revision 1

Submissions or observations with respect to the proposed development dealing with the proper planning and development of the area in which the development will be carried out may be made in writing to Kieran Kehoe, Director of Services, Laois County Council, Áras an Chontae, Portlaoise to be received no later than 4.00pm on Tuesday 25th May 2018. Submissions should be clearly marked Irishtown Part VIII.
The Council is subject to the provisions of the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act. If you consider that any of the information supplied by you is either commercially sensitive or confidential in nature, this should be highlighted and the reasons for its sensitivity specified. In such cases, the relevant material will, in response to the FOI requests, be examined in light of the exemptions provided for in the FOI Act.

 

Notice of Proposed Development by a Local Authority – Rockview, Mountrath Road, Portlaoise
In accordance with Part XI, Section 179 of the Planning and Development Act 2000 as amended, and Part VIII, Article 80 & 81 of the Planning and Development Regulations 2001 as amended, Laois County Council hereby gives notice of its intention to carry out the following development:
Improvement of Pedestrian and Cyclist Facilities at The Rockview Mini-Roundabout road Portlaoise.

All associated works in relation to the construction of the roundabout and tie in to house entrances.
Inspection
Plans and particulars of the proposed development are available for inspection from Tuesday 27th February 2018 to Tuesday 13th April 2018 inclusive (excluding Bank and Public Holidays) at Laois County Council, Áras an Chontae, Portlaoise or by accessing www.laois.ie

Rockview Roundabout

Submissions or observations with respect to the proposed development dealing with the proper planning and development of the area in which the development will be carried out may be made in writing to Kieran Kehoe, Director of Services, Laois County Council, Áras an Chontae, Portlaoise to be received no later than 4.00pm on Monday 30th April 2018. Submissions should be clearly marked Mountrath Road roundabout Part VIII.

The Council is subject to the provisions of the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act. If you consider that any of the information supplied by you is either commercially sensitive or confidential in nature, this should be highlighted and the reasons for its sensitivity specified. In such cases, the relevant material will, in response to the FOI requests, be examined in light of the exemptions provided for in the FOI Act.

 

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Notice of Proposed Development by a Local Authority – Togher
In accordance with Part XI, Section 179 of the Planning and Development Act 2000 as amended, and Part VIII, Article 80 & 81 of the Planning and Development Regulations 2001 as amended, Laois County Council hereby gives notice of its intention to carry out the following development:

Provision of Transport Infrastructure at Togher in order to develop lands.
All associated works in relation to Transport Infrastructure, including new roads, Cyclelanes, footpaths etc.

Inspection
Plans and particulars of the proposed development are available for inspection from Tuesday 27th February 2018 to Tuesday 13th April 2018 inclusive (excluding Bank and Public Holidays) at Laois County Council, Áras an Chontae, Portlaoise or by accessing www.laois.ie
Submissions or observations with respect to the proposed development dealing with the proper planning and development of the area in which the development will be carried out may be made in writing to Kieran Kehoe, Director of Services, Laois County Council, Áras an Chontae, Portlaoise to be received no later than 4.00pm on Monday 30th April 2018. Submissions should be clearly marked Transport Infrastructure at Togher Part VIII.

Togher Part viii

The Council is subject to the provisions of the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act. If you consider that any of the information supplied by you is either commercially sensitive or confidential in nature, this should be highlighted and the reasons for its sensitivity specified. In such cases, the relevant material will, in response to the FOI requests, be examined in light of the exemptions provided for in the FOI Act.

 

Safety scheme at Clonaghadoo, Mountmellick Co. Laois

Notice of Proposed Development by a Local Authority
In accordance with Part XI, Section 179 of the Planning and Development Act 2000 as amended, and Part VIII, Article 80 & 81 of the Planning and Development Regulations 2001 as amended, Laois County Council hereby gives notice of its intention to carry out the following development:
Safety scheme at Clonaghadoo, Mountmellick Co. Laois
To change turning movements onto the L-2091-24 from the N80. Also upgrade the Local road L-20913.
To close the junction of the L-2091-24 to all turning movements accept turning from the Local road onto the N80 towards Mountmellick. To upgrade local road L-20913 at Laught commons to its junction with the L-2091-24.
Inspection
Plans and particulars of the proposed development are available for inspection from Tuesday 13th February 2018 to Friday 6th April 2018 inclusive (excluding Bank and Public Holidays) at Laois County Council, Áras an Chontae, Portlaoise or by accessing www.laois.ie

Clonaghadoo scheme-Layout1

Submissions or observations with respect to the proposed development dealing with the proper planning and development of the area in which the development will be carried out may be made in writing to Kieran Kehoe, Director of Services, Laois County Council, Áras an Chontae, Portlaoise to be received no later than 4.00pm on Monday 23rd April 2018. Submissions should be clearly marked Clonaghadoo Part VIII.

The Council is subject to the provisions of the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act. If you consider that any of the information supplied by you is either commercially sensitive or confidential in nature, this should be highlighted and the reasons for its sensitivity specified. In such cases, the relevant material will, in response to the FOI requests, be examined in light of the exemptions provided for in the FOI Act.