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Application to An Bord Pleanala for Approval made under Section 177(AE) of the Planning & Development Act 2000 (as amended) for development at Lifford Common, Lifford, Co Donegal.

Donegal County Council wish to apply for planning permission for the development of land at Lifford Common (accessed off N14 Letterkenny Road, approximately 215m north of Applegreen Service Station, F93 K7X8), Lifford, Co Donegal.


The development includes the following:

a) Proposed recreational facility to include two sports pitches (one at 7350sqm one at 2400sqm) with associated floodlighting, and car parking.


b) Enabling infrastructure works to include a wastewater pumping station and 720m of access roadway. The roads infrastructure includes the provision of roadway, footpaths, cycleways, associated street lighting, storm drainage and a proposed new access onto the N14 National Primary Road, including the provision of a right-hand turning lane.


c) A Natura Impact Statement has been prepared in respect of the proposed development.


See links below for the Planning Application documentation 


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1. Planning Statement (June 2022)

Appendix 1 AA screening & NIS

Appendix 2 PEAR

Appendix 3 Archaeological Assessment

Appendix 4 FRA

Appendix 5 Outline CEMP

Appendix 6 GQRA

Appendix 7 INNS

Appendix 8 EIA Screening Report

Appendix 9 Noise Impact Assessment

Appendix 10 Light Impact Assessment

Appendix 11 Design Report

Appendix 12 Traffic

Appendix 13 Drainage Assessment