Achieving a better quality of life for our people, communities and place is a key priority for Fermanagh and Omagh

Published: 8th September 2016

Following extensive consultation and data gathering , the council and a range of partners have drafted the first ever Fermanagh and Omagh Community Plan, together with a Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA).

A Preferred Options Paper (POP) and related Sustainability Appraisal has also been drafted as part of the preparation process for the new Local Development Plan.

Both documents will be launched on Monday 3 October 2016 for a period of 8 weeks consultation. In advance of the consultation a series of 4 information news bulletins have been prepared to explain Community Planning and the purpose of the Local Development Plan, Preferred Options Paper. They highlight some of the evidence and data which has informed the documents content and provides information on engagement opportunities.

The news bulletins are available to download from the related files panel on this webpage.

13 public workshops will also take place throughout the Fermanagh and Omagh district during the months of October and November and details of these are outlined below:

Bawnacre Centre, Irvinestown 18th October at 2.00pm
Lakeland Community Centre, Belcoo 19th October at 7.00pm
Dromore Leisure Complex, Dromore 25th October at 7.00pm
Kesh Community Centre, Kesh 26th October at 2.00pm
Community Centre, Derrygonnelly 27th October at 7.00pm
Owenkillew Centre, Gortin 1st November at 2.00pm
Milestone Centre, Carrickmore 3rd November at 7.00pm
Ecclesville Centre, Fintona 9th November at 2.00pm
Castle Park Leisure Centre, Lisnaskea 10th November at 2.00pm
Crest Centre, Enniskillen 15th November at 7.00pm
Aughakillymaude Community and Mummers Centre, Derrylin 16th November at 7.00pm
Omagh Enterprise Centre, Omagh 17th November at 7.00pm
Rosslea Community Centre, Enniskillen 22nd November at 2.00pm

If you require any further information in the meantime, please do not hesitate to get in touch with either a member of the Community Planning Team or Local Development Plan Team.

The draft documents will be available to download from Monday 3 October 2016.


Related Files
Issue 4 Community Engagement
2 MB | pdf | 13 Sep 2016
Issue 3 Sustainability
2 MB | pdf | 13 Sep 2016
Issue 2 The evidence base
2 MB | pdf | 13 Sep 2016
Issue 1 New Planning functions
2 MB | pdf | 13 Sep 2016

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