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Part 8- Salt Barn Newbridge






2001- 2012 (PART 8)


Proposed Salt Barn at Machinery Yard, Newbridge, Co. Kildare

Pursuant to the requirements of the above, notice is hereby given that Kildare County Council proposes the construction of a salt barn at Machinery Yard,  Newbridge, CountyKildare.

This scheme will provide appropriate storage for salt in the south of the County for the purpose of salting roads in severe weather conditions.  It will involve the construction of a barn of steel/concrete construction with a storage capacity of 1,331 tonnes. A concrete apron outside the salt barn will provide additional space for the storage of associated machinery and equipment. The overall size will be 16 metres long by 24 metres wide by 7.9 metres high at ridge level (including salt barn and covered storage areas). A concrete wash down area with all necessary drainage works shall also be completed as part of these works.

In accordance with S.I. 476, 2011 Section 250, Planning and Development (Amendment) (No. 3) Regulations 2011 Kildare County Council has determined that an Appropriate Assessment is not required.

Plans and particulars of the proposed scheme will be available for inspection or purchase at a fee not exceeding the reasonable cost of making a copy during normal opening hours from Tuesday the 14 of May 2013 until Tuesday the 25 of June 2013 at the following locations:

Transportation Department:                               Level 4, at the address below

 Western Area Office:                                         Newbridge Industrial Estate, Newbridge, Co. Kildare.

 Newbridge Town Library:                                  Athgarvan Road, Newbridge, County Kildare.


and will also be available to view on Kildare County Council’s website by clicking here Roads and Transportation

Submissions or observations with respect to the proposed development, dealing with the proper planning and development of the area in which the proposed development would be situated may be made in writing to:       

 Senior Executive Officer,

Transportation & Public Safety, level 4

at the address below

on or before 12.00 noon Wednesday 10 July 2013.

Submissions should be headed; 

“Part 8: Salt Barn at Machinery Yard,, Newbridge, Co. Kildare”

All comments, including names of those making comments, submitted to the Council in regard to this scheme will form part of the statutorily required report to be presented to the monthly meeting of Kildare County Council. Accordingly they will also be included in the minutes of that meeting and may appear in the public domain.

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