Monday March 30, 2020

IFA calls for proper consultation over plans for scenic greenways routes

The Irish Farmers Association has appealed for consultation on new greenways across the country.

27th April, 2014
A section of the greenways route in Co Mayo.

The Irish Farmers Association (IFA) has appealed to local authorities and the Department of Tourism to consult and negotiate with landowners and farmers, on the development of scenic walking and cycling routes - known as greenways - across the country.

The recent €2 million announcement of a new stage of the Connemara Greenway - which runs from Galway city to Clifden - prompted some angry reaction from locals whose property runs on, or nearby, the...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader



Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.



€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.




90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Share this post

Related Stories

The best writing and and the biggest stories of 2019 from the Business Post

Richie Oakley | 3 months ago

Denis O’Brien is back in court, residents continue to fight the Council on halting site and a row surfaces in government over rent control proposals

Leanna Byrne | 4 years ago