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National Development Plan local items

The National Planning Framework was announced Friday with the following points relevant to this general area:

  • Carrick on Shannon By Pass to move to appraisal and planning stages in 2018.
  • Upgrade to N5 Ballaghaderreen to Scramogue
  • The N4 upgrade between Colloney and Castlebaldwin in Co Sligo to progress
  • Athlone to be a Regional Hub
  • Sligo to get special status
  • N4 upgrade between Rooskey and Mullingar to get to go ahead

You can read more on the €116bn proposed plan here

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