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Draft Climate Adaptation Strategy 2019-2024

Notice is hereby given, that Sligo County Council has prepared a

Draft Climate Adaptation Strategy 2019‐2024.

The Draft Climate Adaptation Strategy sets out how Sligo County Council will engage, plan & adapt with regard to the challenges posed by Climate Change and is the start of a dedicated and formalised approach to the most significant issue of our generation.  As well as outlining new actions and undertakings, it will also seek to consolidate the climate related goals & objectives outlined in other Corporate Plans such as the County Development Plan and the Local Economic Community Plan.

Sligo County Council’s Draft Climate Adaptation Strategy, along with the associated Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) Report and Appropriate Assessment (AA) Nature Impact Report are available for inspection during normal office opening hours at the following locations from 14th June 2019 to 26th July 2019: 

  • County Hall, Riverside, Sligo
  • City Hall, Sligo Town
  • Teach Laighne, Tubbercurry 

Submissions

Written observations or submissions regarding the Sligo Climate Adaptation Strategy 2019‐2024, Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) Screening Report and Appropriate Assessment (AA) Screening Report are invited from members of the public and other interested parties.

Submissions can be made as follows:

By email to: climate@sligococo.ie

Or by post to: P. Murtagh, Environmental Awareness Officer, Environment Section, Sligo County Council, County Hall, Riverside, Sligo. 

Submissions or observations will be accepted from Friday 14th June to Friday 26th July inclusive.

The closing date for receipt of submissions is 4.30pm Friday 26th of July 2019.

Submissions or observations should state your name, address and where relevant, the organisation, body etc. represented.  Please make your submission by one medium only, i.e. post / hard copy or email.

All submissions or observations received during the above time period will be taken into consideration before the making of the Climate Adaptation Strategy 2019‐2024.  Please note that submissions may be published and will be subject to the provisions of the Freedom of Information Acts and GDPR.

If you use assistive technology (such as screen readers) and need a version of any document in an accessible format (such as Word), please email climate@sligococo.ie and the document in the format requested shall be provided in so far as this is reasonably practicable.

 

PLEASE NOTE:

YOU ARE STRONGLY ADVISED TO MAKE YOUR SUBMISSION/OBSERVATION AS EARLY AS POSSIBLE.

LATE SUBMISSIONS/OBSERVATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.

 

Draft Climate Adaptation Strategy

DRAFT Sligo Climate Adaptation Strategy (PDF) - 8,077 kbs  PDF
DRAFT Climate Adaptation Strategy - Booklet (PDF) - 737 kbs  PDF
Climate Adaptation Strategy - AA Screening Report (PDF) - 1,797 kbs  PDF
Climate Adaptation Strategy - SEA Screening Report (PDF) - 1,417 kbs  PDF