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CHASE Press Release - 26-03-09

(also see Media reports)

An Bord Pleanala have today notified relevant parties that they have decided to hold an Oral Hearing in relation to the Ringaskiddy Incinerators. The Oral Hearing is scheduled to start on Monday 27th April, 2009, and will be held at Cork Airport Hotel.

An Bord Pleanala received 284 submissions with regard to the proposal to build hazardous and municipal waste incinerators at Ringaskiddy, Co Cork.

In addition to submissions from the surrounding communities, submissions from the Department of Environment, Cork Co Council, Cork City Council, numerous local politicians, as well as medical, leisure, tourist and farming/food interests were received. None of these supported the proposal, and no submissions in support of the proposal were submitted by local industry.

A schedule of modules setting out topics to be covered has been circulated, and a list of submissions or observations can be viewed on the website –, ref no 04.PA0010


For further information contact:
Mary O’Leary, 086 8177737, 021 4811952
Linda FitzPatrick, 087 7410849, 021 4374506


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