A public meeting will be held on Thursday February 7th in Ballaghaderreen concerning the proposed battery storage facility for the town.
According to Mid West Radio News “Roscommon County Council recently granted planning permission for a battery storage facility at Tonroe in Ballaghaderreen”.
“The planned facility would be located close to Kilcolman housing estate and some residents and locals have expressed concern about the safety of such a plant”.
“Permission has been granted for 10 battery storage containers and 20 coolers”.
“Planning permission for a similar facility in Longford was refused by Longford County Council on safety grounds”.
“The public meeting will take place this Thursday evening, upstairs at Spell’s Bar and starts at 7.30pm”.