Part VIII - Rathkeale Enterprise Centre
LIMERICK CITY & COUNTY COUNCIL
PART 8 DEVELOPMENT
PLANNING & DEVELOPMENT ACTS 2000 (as amended)
PLANNING & DEVELOPMENT REGULATIONS 2001 (as amended)
In accordance with Part XI of the Planning & Development Acts 2000 (as amended) and Part 8, Article 81 of the Planning and Development Regulations 2001 (as amended), notice is hereby given that Limerick City & County Council proposes to carry out the development described hereunder at the following site at Rathkeale Enterprise Centre, Rathkeale Industrial Estate, Rathkeale Co Limerick.
The proposed development will consist of:
(a) Change of use to Unit 2 from Light Industrial / Business Centre Units to Laundry and all associated elevational alterations.
(b) Change of use to Unit 10 from Veterinarian Clinic to Light Industrial / Business Centre Units
(c) Extension to Unit 11 and all associated elevational alterations.
(d) Widening of existing access road to Units 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15A and 15B and new access gates to these units. Alterations to existing parking.
(e) New access to road from the development to Rathkeale Industrial Estate adjacent to Unit 2 to the North of the site.
(f) New palisade fencing and access gate to the proposed yard of Unit 2
(g) All associated site works.
Limerick City & County Council has carried out an Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Screening Report in accordance with the requirements of Article 120(1B)(b)(i) and has determined that there is no real likelihood of significant effects on the environment. Accordingly, it has been determined that EIA is not required in respect of this proposed development. Nonetheless, a person may within 4 weeks beginning on the date of the publication of this notice apply to An Bord Pleanála for a screening determination. Such a submission should be addressed to the Secretary, An Bord Pleanála, 64, Marlborough Street, Dublin 1.
Limerick City & County Council has carried out an Appropriate Assessment (AA) Screening Report and has determined that a full Appropriate Assessment is not required in respect of this proposed development.
Plans and particulars of the proposed development will be available for inspection and/or purchase at a fee not exceeding the reasonable cost of making a copy during public opening hours excluding Public Holidays from 25th March 2021 up to and including the 22nd April 2021 (inclusive of both dates) at the Customer Services Desk, Limerick City & County Council, Merchant’s Quay, Limerick, V94 EH90 and the Planning and Environmental Services Department, Limerick City & County Council Offices, Dooradoyle Road, Limerick V94 WV78. Plans and particulars of the proposed development will also be available for inspection online during the above timeframes at http://mypoint.limerick.ie.
During Level 5 Covid-19 restrictions the offices of Limerick City and County Council are closed to the public. However, inspection of the documentation may be arranged by appointment, Monday to Friday: 9am to 5pm by telephoning (061) 556 000.
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 in writing to the Planning & Environmental Services Department, Limerick City & County Council, Council Offices, Dooradoyle Road, Limerick V94 WV78 or online via https://mypoint.limerick.ie no later than 5.00pm on Friday 7th May 2021.
Note: Only submissions made in the above manner will be considered as valid submissions for the purposes of the Chief Executive’s Report to be presented to Council.
Signed: Mr. Michael Cantwell, Head of Innovate Limerick
Innovate Limerick, Engine, Upper Cecil Street, Limerick, V94 TN32