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R263 Fintragh Bridge And Road Realignment CPO 2021

FORM OF NOTICE OF A COMPULSORY PURCHASE ORDER UNDER SECTION 76 OF AND THE THIRD SCHEDULE TO THE HOUSING ACT 1966 AS EXTENDED BY SECTION 10 OF THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT (NO. 2) ACT 1960, TO BE PUBLISHED IN ACCORDANCE WITH ARTICLE 4(a) OF THE THIRD SCHEDULE TO THE HOUSING ACT, 1966 AND AS AMENDED BY THE PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT ACTS 2000-2021

 

COMPULSORY ACQUISITION OF LAND

 

DONEGAL COUNTY COUNCIL (R263 FINTRAGH BRIDGE AND ROAD REALIGNMENT) COMPULSORY PURCHASE ORDER 2021

 

1. Donegal County Council (hereinafter referred to as “the Local Authority”) in exercise of the powers conferred upon them by Section 76 of the Housing Act, 1966, and the Third Schedule thereto, as extended by Section 10 of the Local Government (No. 2) Act 1960 as substituted by Section 86 of the Housing Act, 1966 as amended by Section 6 of and the Second Schedule to the Roads Act, 1993 and as amended by the Planning and Development Acts 2000 – 2021 have made an order entitled as above which is about to be submitted to An Bord Pleanála for confirmation.

 

2. If confirmed, the Order will authorise the Local Authority,

(a) to acquire compulsorily and permanently the land described in Part I of the Schedule (“the Schedule”) hereto,

(b) to acquire compulsorily and temporarily the land described in Part II of the Schedule and
(c) To extinguish the public rights of way described in Part III of the Schedule by order made by them after they have acquired the land, where the said public rights of way are over the land so acquired or any part thereof, or over land adjacent to or associated with the land so acquired or any part thereof.
for the purposes of the construction and operation of a proposed road development consisting of–
• the construction of a new bridge crossing of the Fintragh River on the realigned regional road R263;
• the realignment of approximately 1.4km of road infrastructure and cross sectional improvements;
• construction of a new 1.9km pedestrian and cycle route between the Killybegs relief road and the access to Fintragh Beach,
• the provision of ancillary works and services and
and which will all become/ continue to be public roads and the project is known as the “R263 Fintragh Bridge and Road Realignment”.

 

3. Any objections to the extinguishing of the said public rights of way should be made in writing to An Bord Pleanala, 64 Marlborough Street, Dublin 1, D01 V902 on or before the 26th day of November 2021


4. Owners, lessees and occupiers of the land described in Parts 1 and 2 of the Schedule will receive individual written notice.

 

5. Prior to decision on confirmation or otherwise of a Compulsory Purchase Order, an Bord Pleanala may at its absolute discretion hold an oral hearing in relation to the matter.

 

6. A copy of the order and deposited maps referred to in it may be viewed at the links below.

 

Sealed schedule map R263 Fintragh Bridge and Road Realignment CPO 2021

Sealed deposit map R263 Fintragh Bridge and Road Realignment CPO 2021

 

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