Wednesday, 2 May 2012

Huge China trading hub in Athlone approved by planners


AN BORD Pleanála has ruled that the first phase of an enormous Chinese trading hub on the edge of Athlone, Co Westmeath, would be “in accordance with the proper planning and sustainable development of the area”. The four board members unanimously granted permission for the proposed development by Athlone Business Park Ltd on the basis that it would be in line with the National Spatial Strategy (NSS) regional planning guidelines and a local area plan for Creggan.

Read the article @ The Irish Times

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2 comments:

Jack Harney said...

The article refers to the N62 as being the former Dublin/Galway road. It's not. The N4 was, which is now known as the R446.

As for the real N62 see http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/N62_road_(Ireland)

Jack Harney said...

Correction: N6 not N4.