Part 8 Skibbereen Town


Notice is hereby given that Cork County Council proposes to carry out the following development:

Extension and Alterations to Skibbereen Town Hall

The proposed development will be carried out on lands in North Street.
In the Townlands of Gortnaclohy.

Nature and Extent of Proposed Development:
The proposed development comprises the following infrastructure projects or elements:

  • Extension and alterations to Skibbereen Town Hall, North Street, Gortnaclohy, Skibbereen. The extension is to comprise a glass fronted, flat-roofed structure on the south side of the building, facing on to The Square, containing a foyer and an accessible W.C. The alterations are to comprise a change of layout to the existing ground floor W.C. area to create new male and female W.C.’s and a ramped access connecting the new extension to the existing building.
  • The above property is a protected structure recorded in the 2009 – 2015 Skibbereen Town Development Plan (ref: 049 North Street ‘The Town Hall’)

These documents are available for inspection from January 10th, 2019 up to and including February 8th, 2019.

Submissions and observations with respect to the proposed development may be made on or before February 22nd, 2019 as follows:

  1. Online on Cork County Council’s website at or
  2.  In writing and clearly marked ‘Skibbereen Town Hall’ to Municipal District Officer, Cork County Council, 7 Kent Street, Clonakilty, Co Cork, P85 HX67.

The closing date for submissions is February 22nd, 2019.

Part 8 Planning Documents

East Elevation

Existing Floor Plan

Floor Plan

Screening Determination

Site Location Map

Site Notice

South Elevation

Midleton to Youghal Greenway

Proposed Development

The subject of this Part 8 application is the development of a greenway and related ancillary works from the environs of Midleton Train Station, Midleton, County Cork to the disused Youghal Train Station, Youghal, County Cork within the townlands of Townparks (Imokilly By), Broomfield East, Park North, Killeagh, Roxborough, Clashduff, Stumphill, Ballynascarty, Kilmountain, Ballycrenane Beg, Mogeely, Carrignashinny, Garranejames, Ballyquirk, Clashdermot West, Mountbell, Lisglasheen, Moanlahan, Lagile, Ballymakeagh More, Finisk, (ED Clonpriest), Burges Lower, Inchiquin, Gortaroo, Coolnacloghafinna, Coolaha, Beanfield, Ballyvergan West, Kennel, Ballyvergan East, Colerenagh, Summerfield, Dysart, Claycastle, Williamstown, County Cork.  

The proposed development of the greenway incorporates the following principal features: vegetation and site clearance; provision of a sealed surface path with a desirable maximum width of 4m and a general minimum width of 3m; provision of a boardwalk; provision of car parking facilities adjoining Midleton Train Station and adjoining the former railway stations at Mogeely, Killeagh and Youghal; provision of agricultural crossings; provision of boundary fencing, walls and railings;  repair/replacement and remedial works to bridges, culverts and drains; provision of ducting; provision of traffic calming and safety measures at road crossings; construction access and temporary construction compounds; provision of signage, seating, cycle stands, markings and all delineation works, landscaping and all ancillary development and associated accommodation works. The development consists of works within the curtilage of Protected Structures: RPS No. 5 (Townparks  (Imokilly By)); RPS No. 3003, RPS No. 3004 and RPS No. 3036 (Williamstown).  

This application is made under Section179 of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended) and Part 8 of the Planning and Development Regulations 2001 (as amended). 

Part 8 Planning Documentation

In accordance with the requirements of the Planning and Development Regulations, 2001 (as amended), details of the proposed development are set out in the Part 8 planning documentation which comprises (i) the Part 8 Planning Documents pack and (ii) the Part 8 Planning Drawings pack which should be read in conjunction with one another. Together, these plans and particulars describe the nature, extent and principal features of the proposed scheme. 

Part 8 Planning Documents 

Midleton to Youghal Greenway Part 8 Chief executive’s Report

Appendix 3 Ammended Figure No. 5.20 (Ecology Report)

Midleton to Youghal Greenway Site Notice

Part 8 Particulars

Part 8 Planning Report

Appendix 1 Cultural Heritage sites 1-13

EIA Screening Report

Appropriate Assessment Screening Report

Ecology Report

Flood Risk Assessment Report

Scheme Drawings

Site Notice & Examiner Press Notice


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 is situated may be made on or before 30 October 2018 as follows: 


In writing to:

Part 8 Midleton-Youghal Greenway Submissions,

Cork County Council,

East Cork Municipal District Offices,

Mall House,


Co. Cork

Togher Road Public Realm Enhancement

Notice under Section 179 of the Planning & Development Act 2000 & Part 8, Article 81 of the Planning & Development Regulations 2001 to 2006

Pursuant to the requirements of Part 8 of the Planning and Development Regulations 2001 to 2006, Notice is hereby given that Cork County Council proposes to undertake the following development at Togher Road, Co. Cork;

Location:             Togher, Co. Cork.

Proposal: Pursuant to the requirements of the above, notice is hereby given for Togher Public Realm Enhancement
The proposed works include: 

  • Footpath widening and additional pedestrian crossings with shorter travel lengths.   
  • Improved junction design at the roundabout.
  • Traffic calming through road narrowing and raised tables, applying a design speed of 30KPH in the location of the schools. 

Plans and particulars for the proposed development will be available for inspection for a period of 4 weeks at the offices of Cork County Council at:

  • Floor 10 – Lobby County Hall, Carrigrohane Rd, Cork.
  • Carrigaline Area Office, Church Road, Carrigaline

between 9.30am and 4.30pm on weekdays from the Saturday, 09 February 2019 to Friday, 08 March 2019 inclusive. A copy of the documents may be purchased on payment of a specified fee not exceeding the reasonable cost of making such a copy.

Submissions and observations with respect to the proposed development, dealing with the proper planning and development of the area in which the development would be situated, may be made in writing to:

Kevin Costelloe, Cork County Council, Floor 10, County Hall, Carrigrohane Rd. Co. Cork on or before the  Friday, 22 March 2019

Part 8 Planning Documents

Togher Public Realm Enhancement Appendix A Landscape Concept

Togher Public Realm Enhancement_Screening for AA Issue

Togher Public Realm Enhancement Technical Planning Report

Togher Public Realm Enhancement Technical Planning Report With Appendix

Site location plan

General Arrangement Sheet 1

General Arrangement Sheet 2

Cross Sections








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