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Notice of Intention To Acquire Derelict Sites

Date: 08-07-2022


Notice is hereby given that the Council of the County of Mayo (hereinafter referred to as the “local authority”), in exercise of the powers conferred on them by Section 14 of the derelict Sites Act, 1990 intend to acquire compulsorily under the said Act the derelict sites described hereunder.

Maps of the said derelict sites has been deposited at the Offices of the Local Authority, Aras an Chontae, Castlebar, and may be inspected there during office hours.

Any owner, lessee or occupier (except a tenant for a month or a period less than a month) may, on or before the 19th day of August, 2022, submit to the local authority an objection to the proposed compulsory acquisition of the derelict site.  Any such objection must be in writing stating the grounds of the objection and addressed to the local authority at Aras an Chontae, The Mall, Castlebar, Co. Mayo, F23WF90.

The Derelict Sites Act, 1990 (as amended by the Planning and Development Act, 2000) provides that if an objection is made to the proposed compulsory acquisition of a derelict site and the objection is not withdrawn, the derelict site shall not be acquired compulsorily by the local authority without the consent of An Bord Pleanala.

Description Of Derelict Site Proposed To Be Acquired

File Ref No.  Location of Site Owner/Reputed Owner Area Ref. on Map Deposited at Offices of County Council
DS 17/50 Glebe St., Ballinrobe, Co. Mayo Tom Keane, Convent Rd., Ballinrobe, Co. Mayo 0.0303ha 1
DS 17/54 The Old Garage, Castlebar Road, Ballinrobe, Co. Mayo Tom Keane, Convent Rd., Ballinrobe, Co. Mayo 0.1300ha 2
DS 17/56 Creagh Road, Ballinrobe, Co. Mayo Gerard Kinneavey, Ardnageeha, Cong, Co. Mayo 0.0697hs 3

Dated this 8th day of July 2022

Mr. Martin Keating,
Head of Environment, Climate Change & Agriculture,
Mayo County Council,
Aras an Chontae,

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