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Laois Community Group Unveil Plans For New Primary School

They've received positive feedback on their proposals thus far.

A community in Laois without a primary school for almost 50 years have unveiled their plans for a new facility. 

The Clonad Development Association report highlights a population increase of 13,000 in the greater Portlaoise area since 1996 and the lack of a multi-denominational school. 

Initial contact has been made with Laois County Council and potential sites have been identified. 

Spokesperson for Clonad Development Association Liam Ahern says the idea has multiple benefits:

 

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