Administration | River Vartry Protection Society

By: River Vartry  05/12/2011
Keywords: Planning Process, Environmental Planner, Umbrella Plan,

An Taisce are organising a public meeting in Roundwood on Monday 16th November at 8pm at the Roundwood Community Hall. They have commissioned an experienced environmental planner to discuss the planning process and the plan. This plan is the umbrella plan for the area and is very lacking in regards to all the Rivers and specifically the Vartry. We need to have a submission drafted that will encourage the Wicklow County Council to discuss Rivers for other purposes than just Drinking Water!

If anyone is interested please do attend and help us draft an observation to this important plan.

Keywords: Environmental Planner, Planning Process, Umbrella Plan,

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