Current Public Consultations 2017


From time to time, Waterford City & County Council asks for the public's input and opinion on proposed developments in Waterford. Different projects and plans may have periods of public consultation, during which members of the public can make observations on proposed developments or can contribute ideas to proposed projects.

Projects regarding which the public's opinion/consultation is currently requsted are listed below:


1

Part 8 Process - Proposed Extension to the Temporary Garden Building & Ancillary Works, at Tramore House Gardens, Tramore Co. Waterford.

CONSULTATION TYPE: SUBMISSIONS ACCEPTED
CONSULTATION END DATE(S): FEBRUARY 19th 2018

Waterford County & City Council in association with Tramore Development Trust propose to construct a single stoery extension to the temporary garden building and ancillary works within the gardens of Tramore House. The proposed extension will support the continuing development of the Lafcadio Hearn Gardens on the site and will accommodate an exhibition and hospatality space. The proposed extension is a cedar clad box of contemporary design, to match the existing building and is sited to compliment Tramore House and garden layout. The works will be carried out in accordance with conservation best practice, as Tramore House is listed on the Record of Protected Structures. A strict policy of minimum intervention has been followed to avoid any negative impact on the protected structure.

All works will be carried out in accordance with “Architectural Heritage Protection, Guidelines for Local Planning Authorities”, chapter 7, DEHLG 2004. The ongoing garden layout, planting and maintenance works will continue unaffected during the part 8 process, however the proposed works and the part 8 procedure are required to facilitate the future development of the gardens. Plans and particulars of the proposed development are available for inspection or purchase at a fee not exceeding the reasonable cost of making a copy, at the following locations:

  • Waterford City & County Council, Customer Care Desk, Baileys New Street, Waterford between the hours of 9.30 am to 4.30 pm Monday to Friday for the period from the 14th of December 2017 to the 5th of February 2018 inclusive (excluding Bank and Public Holidays).
  • Waterford City & County Council, Civic Offices, Davitts Quay, Dungarvan between the hours of 9.00 am to 5.00 pm Monday to Friday for the period from the 14th of December 2017 to the 5th of February 2018 inclusive (excluding Bank and Public Holidays).

  • Documentation

  • Newspaper Notice
  • Site Location Plan 1:2500
  • Site Location Plan 1:1000
  • Existing Site Layout 1:500
  • Site Layout 1:500 (Proposed)
  • Plans: Sections & Elevations 1:100
  • Elevations in context
  • Floor, Roof & Wall details
  • Site Notice on display at Tramore House Gardens

  • Submissions or observations with respect to the proposed development, dealing with the proper planning and development of the area, may be made in writing to the Director of Services, Waterford City & County, Economic Development & Planning Services Department, c/o Mr. R. Maddock, No 35, The Mall, Waterford, to be received on or before 4:00p.m. on Monday, 19th of February, 2018 and should be clearly marked; Proposed Extension to the Garden Building at Tramore House.


    2

    Part 8 Process - Proposed Tramore Town Centre Public Realm Works, Tramore, Co. Waterford.

    CONSULTATION TYPE: SUBMISSIONS ACCEPTED
    CONSULTATION END DATE(S): JANUARYFEBRUARY 19th 2018

    Public realm upgrades include new hard surfacing, stone paving, upgraded lighting, new street furniture and landscaping. The streets affected include Main Street, The Square, Broad Street, Strand Street, Market Street & Market Yard. Alterations include some of the following changes; traffic circulation, introduction of shared space areas accommodating pedestrian and vehicular traffic, conversion from two way to one way traffic flows, ancillary civil works and realignment on part or all of the following streets: Main Street, The Square, Broad Street, Strand Street, Market Street, Little Market Street & Market Yard.

    Plans and particulars of the proposed development are available for inspection or purchase at a fee not exceeding the reasonable cost of making a copy, at the following location:

  • Waterford City & County Council, Customer Care Desk, Baileys New Street, Waterford between the hours of 9.30 am to 4.30 pm Monday to Friday for the period from the 14th of December 2017 to the 5th of February 2018 inclusive (excluding Bank and Public Holidays).
  • Waterford City & County Council, Civic Offices, Davitts Quay, Dungarvan between the hours of 9.00 am to 5.00 pm Monday to Friday for the period from the 14th of December 2017 to the 5th of February 2018 inclusive (excluding Bank and Public Holidays).

  • Documentation

    Note: The documents marked with an asterisk * are large and may take some time to download/view.

  • Newspaper Notice
  • Topographic Survey 4 *
  • Topographic Survey 5
  • Topographic Survey 6
  • Topographic Survey 7
  • Architect's Report
  • Drawings - A3 Booklet *
  • Submissions or observations with respect to the proposed development, dealing with the proper planning and development of the area, may be made in writing to the Director of Services, Waterford City & County, Economic Development & Planning Services Department, c/o Mr. R. Maddock, No 35, The Mall, Waterford, to be received on or before 4:00p.m. on Monday, 19th of February, 2018 and should be clearly marked; Proposed Tramore Town Centre Public Realm Works.


    3

    Part 8 Process - Demolition of the former R. & H. Hall Grain Store

    CONSULTATION TYPE: SUBMISSIONS ACCEPTED
    CONSULTATION END DATE(S): JANUARY 18th 2018

    Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended)- Part XI, Planning and Development Regulations 2001 (as amended) - Part VIII

    In accordance with Part 8, Article 81 of the above Regulations, Waterford City & County Council hereby gives notice of proposals pertaining to the above works. The proposed works includes the demolition of a nine storey, reinforced concrete former grain store and ancillary works on the North Quays, Waterford. The proposed demolition works are to facilitate the future redevelopment of the Waterford North Quays.

    Plans and particulars of the proposed development are available for inspection or purchase at a fee not exceeding the reasonable cost of making a copy, at the following location:

  • Waterford City & County Council Planning Office, First Floor, The Menaipa Building, The Mall, Waterford, between the hours of 9:30a.m. to 1:00p.m. and 2.00p.m. to 4.00p.m., Monday to Friday, from Thursday, 9th of November 2017 until Thursday, 21st of December 2017 inclusive (excluding Bank and Public Holidays).

  • Documentation

    Note: The documents marked with an asterisk * are large and may take some time to download/view.

  • Part 8 Report into the demolition of the former R. & H. Hall Grain Store, Dock Road, Ferrybank, Waterford.
  • Industrial Heritage Survey *
  • R & H Hall Stores Appendices *
  • FFA Structural Appraisal Survey 2017-11-08
  • R & H Hall Building Demolition - Habitats Directive Screening Assessment
  • R & H Hall Building Demolition - Environmental Impact Assessment
  • R & H Hall Building Bat Survey Report
  • Plans

  • Site Location
  • Site Plan
  • Plans 0-2
  • Plans 3-5
  • Plans 6-8
  • Roof Section
  • Elevation 1
  • Elevation 2
  • North Quays SDZ leaflet
  • Building Location within SDZ (Map)

  • Submissions or observations with respect to the proposed development, dealing with the proper planning and development of the area, may be made in writing to the Director of Services, Waterford City & County Planning Department, Menapia Building, The Mall, Waterford, to be received on or before 4:00p.m. on Thursday, 18th of January, 2018 and should be clearly marked "Proposed Demolition of the former R. & H. Hall Grain Store, Dock Road, Ferrybank, Waterford."


    4

    Review of Record of Protected Structures

    CONSULTATION TYPE: SUBMISSIONS SOUGHT
    CONSULTATION END DATE(S): DECEMBER 20th 2017

    Waterford City and County Council is carrying out a review of the Record of Protected Structures (RPS) as it relates to the area of the Waterford City Development Plan 2013 - 2019, pursuant to Section 55 of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended). The review consists of a number of proposed additions and deletions to the RPS along with amendments to the details relating to structures which are currently on the RPS.

    Lists and particulars of the proposed additions and deletions to the Record of Protected Structures, and the amendments, are set out in the documentation below and are also available for inspection from 9.30am-1pm and 2pm-4pm Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays) during the period 25th October 2017 to 20th December 2017 at the Planning Department, Waterford City and County Council, 1st Floor, Menapia Building, The Mall, Waterford.

    Documentation

  • Proposed Additions
  • Proposed Deletions
  • Proposed Amendments

  • Written submissions or observations with respect to the proposed changes to the RPS received by the Planning Authority before 4.00p.m on 20th December 2017 will be considered. Such submission should be made as follows:

  • Electronically, via our submissions form
  • In writing to: The Director of Services, Economic Development and Planning, Waterford City and County Council, 1st Floor, Menapia Building, The Mall, Waterford.