Amendments to Chapter 12 - Climate Change and Flood Risk Management

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Chapter 12       Climate Change and Flood Risk Management

Proposed Amendment

Submission No./ Elected Member Amendment No.


Amend Objective CC O4 Climate Change and Flooding as follows:

(a) Support and co-operate with the OPW in delivering the Rathkeale Flood Relief SchemeEnsure that future development proposals shall not impede the progression of this Flood Relief Scheme.



 Amend Objective CC O3 Climate Change and flooding as follows:

(e) Ensure that future development in lands identified as being at flood risk, is generally limited to minor developments, save for lands which have been subject to the Plan Making Flood Justification Test in line with the Flood Guidelines.