Gweebara group calls for changes to planning law

The Gweebarra Conservation Group in West Donegal is calling for changes to planning laws to make it easier for people to view planning applications.

The group was commenting after details of an application for a 38 turbine windfarm outside Glenties appeared online this week. Spokesperson Patricia Sharkey says the fairest way to ensure access would be to oblige councils to provide maps and plans on CD.

She says it's difficult for people to assess a 500 page document........

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