Offaly County Council Draft Noise Action Plan 2018 - 2023

Offaly County Council Draft Noise Action Plan 2018 - 2023

 

Notice is hereby given that Offaly County Council proposes to update the County’s Noise Action Plan.

 

Offaly County Council, Birr, Edenderry and Tullamore Town Councils being designated Action Planning Authorities under Article 7 of the Environmental and Noise Regulations, 2006 (SI No. 140 of 2006), have prepared a Draft Noise Action Plan 2018 – 2023 for sections of major roads in Offaly County, that experience traffic volumes greater than 3,000,000 vehicle passages per annum.  This plan excludes noise caused from domestic activities, neighbours, work places and the military.

 

The Draft Plan will be available for public inspection (excluding weekends and bank holidays) between the hours of 09:30am – 4:00pm from from 30th January, 2019 to 27th February, 2019, inclusive at Environment & Water Services, Offaly County Council, Áras an Chontae, Tullamore and other Council offices as specified below:

 

  • Birr Town Council, Civic Offices & Library, Wilmer Road, Birr
  • Tullamore Town Council, Acres Hall, Cormac Street, Tullamore
  • Edenderry Town Council, Market Square, Edenderry

 

The Draft Noise Action Plan will be available to download free of charge from Offaly County Council website www.offaly.ie. A copy of the Noise Action Plan will be available to purchase at Offaly County Council, , Áras an Chontae, Tullamore, at a charge of €5.

 

Submissions, observations, comments or suggestions in respect to the Draft Noise Action Plan should be made in writing and addressed to Director of Services, Environment & Water Services, Offaly County Council, Áras an Chontae, Tullamore and marked “Public Submission – Draft Noise Action Plan” or email to noiseplan@offalycoco.ie before 4:00pm on 13th March 2019.