Current Public Consultations 2018


From time to time, Waterford City & County Council asks for the public's input and opinion on proposed developments in Waterford. Different projects and plans may have periods of public consultation, during which members of the public can make observations on proposed developments or can contribute ideas to proposed projects.

Projects regarding which the public's opinion/consultation is currently requsted are listed below:


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Proposed Part 8 Development: SDZ Access & Public Road Infrastructure

CONSULTATION TYPE: SUBMISSIONS / OBSERVATIONS ACCEPTED
CONSULTATION END DATE(S): December 20th 2018

In accordance with Article 81 of Part 8 of the Planning and Development Regulations 2001 (as amended), notice is hereby given that Waterford City and County Council proposes to carry out the following development:

Road improvements to 830m of the Dock Road/Fountain Street (R711) and realignment of 350m of Abbey Road (L90011) to facilitate the construction of access road infrastructure into the North Quays Strategic Development Zone (NQ SDZ). Development comprising of the construction of two access points into the NQ SDZ. The western access will be from the R711 Dock Road whilst the eastern access will be via a new access from the realigned Abbey Road.

The proposed development comprises:

  • Upgrade/provision of new signalised junctions on the R711 at three locations;
  • New roundabout approximately 130m from the Fountain Street/Abbey Road junction to facilitate the connection of the new Abbey Road forming the eastern access to the SDZ;
  • Provision of a cycleway connection from the future planned SDZ Transport Hub to the Waterford/Kilkenny/New Ross Greenway along the line of the disused railway corridor;
  • Alteration/upgrade of the existing Abbey Road to maintain local access;
  • Demolition of 2 commercial buildings, 1 former factory and outbuildings, 2 ESB substations, remains of former dwellings, and a 2-storey dwelling on Abbey Road to facilitate the development which were included in the approved Compulsory Purchase Order (CPO) cited as Waterford City and County Council, North Quays Development, Waterford Compulsory Purchase Order 2017, (No.1);
  • Construction of four number underpass/bridge structures, retaining walls, strengthened embankments and connection of drainage outfalls to the existing drainage system;
  • Provision of boundary treatment and accommodation works and all ancillary works.
  • The proposed development will be carried out in the townland of Ferrybank, Waterford.

    Waterford City and County Council has carried out an Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Screening Report in accordance with requirements of Section 120(1B)(b)(i) and has determined that there is no real likelihood of significant effects on the environment. Accordingly, it has determined that EIA is not required in respect of this proposed development.

    Plans and particulars of the proposed development will be available for inspection or purchase at a fee not exceeding the reasonable cost of making a copy, between the hours of 9.30 am to 1.00 pm and 2.00 pm to 4:30 pm Monday to Friday for the period 8th November to 6th December 2018 inclusive (excluding Bank and Public Holidays).

  • Customer Service Desk, Civic Offices, Dungarvan, Co. Waterford
  • Customer Service Desk, Baileys New Street, Waterford City
  • A copy of the plans and particulars of the proposed development may also be viewed below.

    Online submissions or observations with respect to the proposed development, dealing with the proper planning and sustainable development of the area in which the development would be situated may be made at http://bit.ly/NorthQuays-Part8s no later than 4.00pm on 20th December, 2018.

    OR

    Written submissions may be addressed to the Director of Economic Development & Planning, Waterford City & County Council, The Mall, Waterford to arrive no later than 4.00pm on 20th December, 2018.

    It should be noted that the Freedom of Information Act applies to all records held by Waterford City & County Council.

    Drawings/Reports

  • Part 8 Planning Application Report - Access and Road Infrastructure
  • EIA Screening SDZ Access and Road Infrastructure
  • AA Screening SDZ Access and Road Infrastructure

  • 2

    Proposed Part 8 Development: Rock Face Stabilisation & Railway Protection Works, Plunkett Station

    CONSULTATION TYPE: SUBMISSIONS / OBSERVATIONS ACCEPTED
    CONSULTATION END DATE(S): December 20th 2018

    In accordance with Article 81 of Part 8 of the Planning and Development Regulations 2001 (as amended), notice is hereby given that Waterford City and County Council proposes to carry out the following development:

    Remedial works consisting of a combination of rock face stabilisation and railway protection works in the form of rock fall protection systems and drainage measures to approximately 400 metres of rock face located immediately to the north of Plunkett Railway Station in the townland of Ferrybank, Waterford. A protected Irish Rail signal box (Recorded Protected Structure, RPS 571) may require to be taken down and stored off site in the interest of avoiding accidental damage, such determination, if required will be made prior to the commencement of the stabilisation works.

    Waterford City and County Council has carried out an Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Screening Report in accordance with requirements of Section 120(1B)(b)(i) and has determined that there is no real likelihood of significant effects on the environment. Accordingly, it has determined that EIA is not required.

    Plans and particulars of the proposed development will be available for inspection or purchase at a fee not exceeding the reasonable cost of making a copy, between the hours of 9.30 am to 1.00 pm and 2.00 pm to 4:30 pm Monday to Friday for the period 8th November to 6th December 2018 inclusive (excluding Bank and Public Holidays).

  • Customer Service Desk, Civic Offices, Dungarvan, Co. Waterford
  • Customer Service Desk, Baileys New Street, Waterford City
  • A copy of the plans and particulars of the proposed development may also be viewed below.

    Online submissions or observations with respect to the proposed development, dealing with the proper planning and sustainable development of the area in which the development would be situated may be made at http://bit.ly/NorthQuays-Part8s no later than 4.00pm on 20th December, 2018.

    OR

    Written submissions may be addressed to the Director of Economic Development & Planning, Waterford City & County Council, The Mall, Waterford to arrive no later than 4.00pm on 20th December, 2018.

    It should be noted that the Freedom of Information Act applies to all records held by Waterford City & County Council.

    Drawings/Reports

  • Part VIII Planning Application Report - Rock Stabilisation
  • EIA Screening Rock Stabilisation
  • AA Screening Rock Stabilisation

  • 3

    Proposed Part 8 Residential Development at Ardmore Park / Priory Lawn, Ballybeg, Waterford

    CONSULTATION TYPE: SUBMISSIONS / OBSERVATIONS ACCEPTED
    CONSULTATION END DATE(S): November 6th 2018

    In accordance with Part XI of the Planning & Development Act 2000, as amended, and Part 8, Article 81 of the Planning and Development Regulations 2001, as amended, notice is hereby given by Waterford City & County Council of a proposed residential development at Ardmore Park / Priory Lawn, Ballybeg, Waterford city.

    The proposed development will consist of:

    1. 5x single-storey residential units comprising 2x 2-bed units and 3x 1-bed units
    2. Supporting development works including temporary construction signage, estate signage, boundary treatment, landscaping, and all associated site works

    Plans and particulars of the proposed development will be available for inspection or purchase at a fee not exceeding the reasonable cost of making a copy, from 25th September 2018 up to and including 22nd October 2018, and during office-hours, at;

  • Customer Service Desk, Baileys New Street, Waterford City
  • A copy of the plans and particulars of the proposed development may also be viewed below.

    Written submissions or observations with respect to the proposed development, dealing with the proper planning and sustainable development of the area in which the proposed development would be situated, may be made in writing, to Director of Services, Housing Department, Waterford City & County Council, City Hall, The Mall, Waterford, or by emailing: part8housingsubs@waterfordcouncil.ie before 4p.m. on 6th November 2018.

    It should be noted that the Freedom of Information Act applies to all records held by Waterford City & County Council.

    Plans/Drawings

  • Newspaper Advertisement
  • Flood Risk Assessment
  • Site Plan - Drainage
  • Manhole Details
  • Watermains Layout
  • Site Layout Drawings

  • 4

    Proposed Part 8 Residential Development of 2x two-bed houses, at Doyle's Street, Waterford

    CONSULTATION TYPE: SUBMISSIONS / OBSERVATIONS ACCEPTED
    CONSULTATION END DATE(S): November 6th 2018

    In accordance with Part XI of the Planning & Development Act 2000, as amended, and Part 8, Article 81 of the Planning and Development Regulations 2001, as amended, notice is hereby given by Waterford City & County Council of a proposed residential development of 2x two-bed houses, at 42 and 43 Doyles Street, Waterford city.

    The proposed development of 2x two-bed houses will consist of;

  • Demolition of existing single and two-storey extensions to the rear of both 42 and 43 Doyles Street
  • Internal reconfiguration to sub-divide the existing structure into two separate units
  • Removal of existing shop-front of 43 Doyles Street, and revision to other existing external openings
  • New 12.5 msq single-storey extension to the rear of both 42 and 43 Doyles Street.
  • Supporting development works include; (i) temporary construction signage; (ii) drainage and (iii) all associated site works.
  • Plans and particulars of the proposed development will be available for inspection or purchase at a fee not exceeding the reasonable cost of making a copy, from 25th September 2018 up to and including 22nd October 2018, and during office-hours of 9:30am-4:00pm, at;

  • Customer Service Desk, Baileys New Street, Waterford City
  • A copy of the plans and particulars of the proposed development may also be viewed below.

    Written submissions or observations with respect to the proposed development, dealing with the proper planning and sustainable development of the area in which the proposed development would be situated, may be made in writing, to Director of Services, Housing Department, Waterford City & County Council, City Hall, The Mall, Waterford, or by emailing: part8housingsubs@waterfordcouncil.ie before 4p.m. on 6th November 2018.

    It should be noted that the Freedom of Information Act applies to all records held by Waterford City & County Council.

    Plans/Drawings

  • Newspaper Notice
  • Site Location Plan
  • Existing Floor Plans
  • Elevations/Sections
  • Proposed Floor Plans
  • Proposed Elevations
  • Proposed Roof / Sections