PLANS for flood defence works for the Twin Towns have been granted by An Bord Pleanála following an application by Donegal County Council. The mitigation measures for Ballybofey and Stranorlar will be erected behind the flood embankments on the River Finn. The works include the construction of two storm manholes and two pump hardstands for […]
The proposed development is a short-term measure to help prevent flooding in the town during storm events such as what occurred in December 2015.
The affected community in the Finn Valley, together with many others in Donegal, applaud ‘this courageous move’ by the Irish Raptor Study Group
THE Irish Raptor Study Group has been granted permission to bring judicial review proceedings challenging a decision of An Bord Pleanála to grant planning permission for a 19-turbine wind farm located at Meenbog near Barnesmore Gap. The proposed development site is located in an area which is specially designated by the National Parks and Wildlife […]
Approval for the project, which had attracted strong local opposition, comes with conditions, including shadow flicker requirements.
AN Bord Pleanala (ABP) has upheld a decision to grant permission for a new multi-million euro home for Donegal’ largest empoyer – Pramerica.
DONEGAL County Council planners are to ask An Bord Pleanála (ABP) to reject proposals to build Ireland’s largest wind farm in the Finn Valley.
SINN Féin Councillor Liam Doherty has urged people to submit their observations and objections regarding the proposed Carrickaduff Hill Wind Farm in the Finn Valley to An Bord Pleanála (ABP) before today’s (Friday) deadline.
PLANNING permission to build Ireland’s largest wind farm in the Finn Valley will be formally lodged this Friday with An Bord Pleanala (ABP).
HUGE 500 foot turbines will form part of Ireland’s largest onshore wind farm which could be constructed along a 15 kilometre stretch of the top of the Finn Valley, from Barnesmore Gap to near Castlefin.