Sligo County Council adopts new County Development Plan

Sligo County Council has adopted its County Development Plan for the next five years.

The process of developing the draft plan has been ongoing for over a year and it went out to public consultation on a number of occasions.

The final plan has now been adopted and it will now go to the Minister for the Environment to be signed off on by September.

Mayor of Sligo Fine Gael Councillor Hubert Keaney outlines the issues that are dealt with in the plan: