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There is widespread shock in Collooney and the surrounding areas after it emerged on Saturday morning that the village’s postmistress has handed in her notice to An Post. It has previously been warned that the facility is not viable. The news comes as a further blow to the area as…

Public consultations are set to get underway next month on the Sligo Greenway.   The greenway will be a 35.5km long off-road public walking/cycling route once completed.   It’ll link Bellaghy/Charlestown with Collooney and via an existing/planned trail to Sligo.   Sligo County Council and the TII are currently developing…

A Sligo-Leitrim TD has labelled the suspension of funding for the N17 Knock to Collooney project as “effective abandonment” as she called on the government to confirm that it has a policy to provide the necessary and timely funding for the N17 project.   It has been claimed in the…

The announcement of a safe road crossing commitment over the N4 in Collooney has been welcomed by the community. Sligo County Council have issued a response to the Safe Crossing for Collooney Group, stating that they have advertised for tendering for the project for phases 2, 3 and 4 of…

The closing date for submissions on the N17 Knock to Collooney project has been extended.   Earlier this year, Sligo Regional Design Office have released the Emerging Preferred Transport Corridor for the project.   The preferred corridor has been assessed as providing the most sustainable solution and most benefits and…

Sligo County Council have announced housing plans for Collooney, Carney and Grange. One site in Collooney is set to deliver 20 houses in 2024, with a further 15 planned for Grange by 2026. Meanwhile in Carney, 25 social housing units are to be built at a site between Oxfield and…