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Call in and have your say on Local Area Plan

Donegal County Council is inviting the public to call in and have a say on what they think should be included in the Local Area Plan for seven towns in Donegal.


The Council is currently in the process of preparing a Local Area Plan for Ballybofey-Stranorlar, Ballyshannon, Bridgend, Carndonagh, Donegal Town, Dungloe and Killybegs and want to hear the views of the people living in these towns.  Drop-in events are being held in each of these towns over the next two weeks.


These events follow on from a preliminary consultation carried out during August/ September last year and members of the public are invited to drop- in at any time between 4pm and 8pm.  Staff from the Council will be available to discuss and explain what the Plan is about.


The events will take place in each town as follows:




Date & time


St Aengus National School, Bridgend.

Monday 8th February from 4pm- 8pm


Carndonagh Public Service Centre, Malin Road, Carndonagh.

Tuesday 9th February from 4pm- 8pm

Ballybofey- Stranorlar

The BASE Enterprise Centre, Railway Road, Stranorlar.

Wednesday 10th February from 4pm- 8pm


Dungloe Public Service Centre, Gweedore Road, Dungloe.

Thursday 11th February from 4pm- 8pm


Dorrians Hotel, Main Street, Ballyshannon.

Tuesday 16th February from 4pm- 8pm

Donegal Town

Donegal Town Public Service Centre, Drumlonagher, Donegal Town.

Wednesday 17th February from 4pm- 8pm


The Bayview Hotel, Main Street, Killybegs.

Thursday 18th February from 4pm- 8pm


You can also make a submission or observation on the Plan by email to [email protected] or by post to: The Central Planning Unit, Donegal County Council, County House, Lifford to be received not later than 5pm on 29th February 2016.


If you made a submission at the Preliminary Consultation stage in August/ September 2015, it is not necessary to resubmit your comments but if you wish to make further comments then they will be considered in the preparation of the draft Plan.


For more information on the purpose and content of the draft Local Area Plan click here .





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