Donegal Councillor hopes new Development plan will get green light

Donegal County Council will hold a special meeting later today in relation to it’s Development Plan.


The Members of the Council will consider whether to publish the County Donegal Development Plan or to make amendments.


A decision on publishing the draft document was deferred at the end of May after Councillors from the Letterkenny-Milford Municipal District asked that more time be given to consider elements of the plan relating to the MD area.


Members of the Glenties Municipal District have also put forward a proposal calling for a change in policy to allow planning along the N56.


Concerns were also raised around the Residential Zoned Land Tax.


Donegal MD Independent Councillor Niamh Kennedy none of the issues impact the Donegal MD and she’s is hopeful that the plan will be passed today: