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Proposed LAP - Monasterevin - Amended Public Notice



Pursuant to Sections 18-20 of the Planning and Development Acts 2000-2014, notice is hereby given that Kildare County Council, being the planning authority for the area, has prepared a Draft Local Area Plan for Monasterevin.

The local area plan is a statutory document that sets out the planning and development objectives of the council for Monasterevin and is prepared in accordance with the Planning and Development Acts 2000-2014.

The Draft Monasterevin Local Area Plan 2015 - 2021 comprises a written statement and maps.

It is accompanied by:

  • Appropriate Assessment Screening Report - pursuant to the EU Habitats Directive (92/43/EEC);
  • Strategic Flood Risk Assessment - pursuant to Section 28 of the Planning and Development Acts 2000-2014 as amended; and
  • Habitat Mapping Green Infrastructure Report.

A Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) Screening Report of the Draft Local Area Plan has been prepared pursuant to the Planning and Development (SEA) Regulations 2004 – 2011. Following screening, Kildare County Council concluded that further SEA of the Draft Local Area Plan is not necessary. A copy of the decision from the screening for SEA is available for inspection with the Draft Local Area Plan.

A copy of the Draft Local Area Plan may be inspected for a period of 11 weeks from Tuesday, 24 February 2015 to Tuesday, 12 May 2015 inclusive at the following locations:

Planning Office, Kildare County Council, Level 1, Áras Chill Dara, at the address below

Opening times: 9.00 a.m. – 4.00 p.m., Monday to Friday

Monasterevin Library, Watermill Place, Monasterevin.

Opening times; Tuesday 10.00 am - 1.00 pm/3.00 pm - 5.00 pm

Thursday 2.00 pm - 8.00 pm

Friday 10.00 am - 1.00 pm/3.00 pm - 5.00 pm

Saturday 10.00 am - 2.00 pm

Library closed Saturday of bank holiday weekends

and on the council’s website by clicking here

Submissions or observations in respect of the Draft Local Area Plan should be made in writing and marked ‘Monasterevin Local Area Plan’ and addressed to Forward Planning, Kildare County Council, Áras Chill Dara, at the address below or emailed to to be received no later than 5.00 pm on Tuesday, 12 May 2015. Children or groups or associations representing the interests of children are entitled to make submissions or observations to the proposed LAP.

Please make your submission by one medium only i.e. in hard copy or email. This will avoid the duplication of submission reference numbers and will streamline the process. Your assistance on this issue is appreciated. Faxed submissions will not be accepted.

Council shall not take into consideration submissions or observations received after the stated period.

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