Planner For Portlaoise 2040 Says Proposals Are “Best Practice”

Written 3 months ago by Newsroom


A planner setting out a long term vision for Portlaoise town centre says proposed measures are “best practice”.

The Portlaoise 2040 draft plan outlines several options for the town, including the development of an underground car park at Lyster Square.

The public consultation phase closes at 4pm today, and some local traders have already raised concerns about the possible impact on customers.

Brian Maher of GVA Planning has helped to draw up the plan: