Councillors vote unanimously for Galway urban gaeltacht

Bilingual city backed in draft development plan

4th December, 2015
Traditional Gaeltacht. Pic: Ireland's Content Pool

An urban gaeltacht for Galway city has been unanimously backed by councillors.

The proposed housing will be developed exclusively for families who already use Irish as part of their daily lives.

The amendment to the 2017-2023 draft City Development Plan was put forward by Sinn Féin Councillor Cathal O Conchúir.

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