NOTICE OF A COMPULSORY PURCHASE ORDER FOR THE PURPOSES OF THEHOUSING ACT, 1966, TO BE PUBLISHED IN ACCORDANCE WITH ARTICLE 4 (a) OF THE THIRD SCHEDULE TO THE SAID ACT, AS AMENDED BY THEPLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT ACT, 2000
COMPULSORY ACQUISITION OF LAND
No 3, Saint. Brigid’s Terrace Compulsory Order, 2015
The County Council of Louth (hereinafter referred to as “the housing authority”) in exercise of the powers conferred upon them by section 76 of the Housing Act, 1966 , and the Third Schedule thereto (as amended by the Planning and Development Act, 2000 ), have made an order entitled as above which is about to be submitted to An Bord Pleanála for confirmation. If confirmed, the order will authorise the housing authority to acquire compulsorily the land described in the Schedule for the purposes of the Housing Act, 1966 .
A copy of the order and of the map referred to in it may be seen at all reasonable hours at the Customer Services Counter at Town Hall, Dundalk or at County Hall, Dundalk.
Owners, lessees and occupiers of the land described in the Schedule will receive individual written notice.
The Housing Act, 1966 , as amended, provides that the Board cannot confirm the order in respect of the land if an objection is made in respect of the acquisition by an owner, lessee or occupier of the land, and not withdrawn, until it has held an oral hearing into the objection and until it has considered the objection and the report of the person who held the oral hearing.
An Bord Pleanála has an absolute discretion under Section 218 of the Planning and Development Act, 2000 (as amended) to hold an oral hearing.
A copy of the order and of the map referred to in it may be seen at the offices of Louth County Council, Town Hall, Crowe Street, and County Hall, St .Alphonsus Road, Dundalk, Co. Louth between the hours of 9.30am and 5.00pm on working days between the 24th September 2015 and the 24th October 2015 and on our website at the following links:
CPO 3 Saint Brigids Terrace
Map 3 Saint Brigids Terrace
Dated this 22 nd day of September 2015.
Joe McGuinness, Director of Housing Services
Louth County Council