July 2020

Planning Appeals Commission – Public Inquiry 2020

A Public Inquiry administered by the Planning Appeals Commission (PAC) into the A5 Western Transport Corridor scheme, concluded on 13 March 2020. The Inspector’s report is scheduled for completion in September 2020.  Subject to a favourable outcome from the Public Inquiry and the successful completion of all statutory procedures and environmental assessments, construction work on the first phase of the scheme, Phase 1A from New Buildings to north of Strabane, could commence during 2021.