Greenways – Good For Rural Economy, But Not By CPO – IFA

IFA Environment Chairman Thomas Cooney has called on Kerry County Council and Transport Minister Shane Ross to halt plans to force through a recreational greenway in South Kerry by compulsorily taking farmers’ lands. Speaking at the launch of the Strategy for the Future Development of National and Regional Greenways in Moate, Co. Westmeath, Thomas Cooney said, “Recreational […]

Vulture Funds should be subject to Compulsory Purchase Orders – McGrath

Independent TD Mattie McGrath has backed the Master of The High Court Edmond Honohan in his call for serious consideration to be given to the use of Compulsory Purchase Orders (CPO) by the State. Deputy McGrath was speaking after Mr Honohan criticised the acting Minister for the Environment Alan Kelly for claiming the existence of […]