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Westmeath Councillor Hits Out At Lack Of Engagement With Public Over Major Housing Development

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He doesn't think the local authority adequately publicised the consultation process.

The public didn't get a significant opportunity to have their say in a sizeable housing development in Westmeath.

That's according to Councillor Ken Glynn, who doesn't think the local authority adequately publicised the consultation process for the new 120 unit project in Newtown, Mullingar.

The Fianna Fáil rep is also calling on the council to dismiss a proposal for a walkway that would link the new site and Newtown Cross.

He thinks it will lead to too many issues:

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