September meeting of the Municipal District of Sligo

Venue: Council Chamber, Town Hall, Quay Street, at 11am on 21 September 2015

Meeting open to the public

Chairman: Cllr. T. Healy

AGENDA

1. To confirm the Minutes of the Meeting of the Municipal District of Sligo held on 29th June, 2015

2. Matters arising

3. To receive a presentation from Ms. Grainne Devaney on “Proposal for old football pitch in Maugheraboy”

4. To receive an update regarding the provision of coach parking in Sligo Town Centre

5. To consider recommendation for the adoption of Appointed Stands (Taxi) Bye-Laws 2015

6. To receive an update regarding the recent Cannonball event

MOTIONS

7. To consider the following motion as submitted by Councillor T. MacSharry
“That Sligo County Council engineering staff assess the need for speed calming measures on the beach side (opposite the Draft House Bar) on Shore Road, Strandhill in the interests of
Health & Safety”

8. To consider the following motion as submitted by Councillor T. MacSharry
“That Sligo County Council engineering staff and Roads Department address the urgent need for resurfacing works at Fatima Avenue, Cleveragh, Sligo in the interest of Health & Safety”

9. To consider the following motion as submitted by Councillor
“That funding is sought for the upgrading of pathways at Sligo Cemetery”

10. To consider the following motion as submitted by Councillor D. Bree
“That the meeting be provided with an up to date progress report in respect of the taking in charge of the Innisfree Court housing estate, Tonaphubble and the Lar Easa Cove housing estate, Strandhill”

11. To consider the following motion as submitted by Councillor D. Bree
“That a report be prepared on the possibility of developing a walking route linking the Green Road to the cairn located on Carns Hill/Cairns Hill”

12. To consider the following motion as submitted by Councillor D. Bree
“That the meeting be provided with an up to date report on the proposed T2-T12 road linking the junction of Mail Coach Road/Connolly Street with the junction of Burton Street/Pearse
Road; the report to include details of the most recent submission made to the Department seeking funding for the project”

13. To consider the following motion as submitted by Councillor T. MacSharry
“That Sligo County Council take the street lighting in Aylesbury Park in charge as matter of urgency”

14. To consider the following motion as submitted by Councillor S. Kilgannon
“To ask for a report on what plans Sligo County Council have for up grading road no R 286 from Hazelwood to Ballinode”

15. To consider the following motion as submitted by Councillor M. Casserly
“That urgent attention be given to the repair of hazardous footpaths in Cliffoney village that I have raised as an issue in the past”

16. To consider the following motion as submitted by Councillor M. Casserly
“That the council erect electronic speed signs reflecting the real time speed of traffic on the N15 at Moneygold close to Carns National School. Several accidents have taken place in this
area and parents have expressed their grave concern about the situation”

17. To consider the following motion as submitted by Councillor M. Casserly
“As a cost saving measure that Sligo County Council install a light sensor to the exterior lighting at North Sligo Water Supply Reservoir and Treatment Plant”

18. To consider the following motion as submitted by Councillor S. Kilgannon
“That Sligo Municipal District calls on the Minister for the Environment Mr. Alan Kelly, that private childcare providers would not be levied with rates”

19. To consider the following motion as submitted by Councillor S. Kilgannon
“Sligo Municipal District criticise the Government for its continuing failure to tackle the growing hospital waiting lists in Sligo Regional Hospital and we call on the Minister for Health Mr. Varadkar to report to this Municipal District when improvements will be put in place”