Brian King delivered an update on the Enhancement Plan at the recent Chamber of Commerce meeting
For the purposes of the new members in attendance he also reflected on the history of the plan. Brian King also informed the meeting that the animator was now in place. He said the animator was Triona Walsh and he wished her every success in the new role as did the Chamber delegates present. Brian King thanked North Tipperary Leader and John Cahill in particular for his kind words at the recent launch of the Roscrea Beo festival. Brian King also gave some additional updates such as the work on Benamore, the development of a footpath to link Main Street to Gantly Road via Michael Breen’s and work that is expected to commence in Benamore later in the year regarding surfaces and footpaths. Brian King said that the Enhancement Committee like the Chamber had a very good working relationship with the Council and he encouraged anyone with ideas, suggestions etc surrounding the plan to come forward and express them. Brian king also clarified that the Enhancement Plan Steering Committee is in place to drive the existing plan forward. The Chamber Secretary said matters concerning planning permissions, new developments etc would have to be made through the Council or individual groups such as the Chamber.