People having rural planning problems urged to make case known


A Donegal County Councillor is appealing to people who are struggling to get planning permission in rural parts of Donegal to make their concerns known to a local representative or architect.

The County Development Plan is coming up for review shortly and Cllrs will have a say on possible changes to the plan.

Young people especially looking to build to rural Donegal are said to be having problems getting through the various planning stages.

Cllr Paul Canning says the review could mean certain rules being relaxed in order for new builds to take place but people coming forward with concerns could strengthen the case: