Planning permission has been authorized for the constructing of 740 new houses in Derry.
The Cashel improvement shall be positioned on land between the Whitehouse Street and Coshquin space of Derry, generally known as H2.
Derry Metropolis and Strabane District Council’s planning committee authorized section one of many plans.
Part one sees a mixture of social and personal townhouses, residences, semi-detached and indifferent homes.
The reserved issues software from developer Braidwater Restricted got here earlier than the month-to-month assembly of the committee.
The choice by the committee permits section one of many £450 million improvement to start.
This preliminary section alone represents an funding of greater than £100m.
The event will even have a excessive road.
It should encompass a mixture of comfort retail shops, cafés, eating places, retail models, workplace models, a gymnasium and neighborhood centre.
The committee have been advised that the event would cater for the wants of younger individuals, with public squares and open areas to incorporate kids’s play areas.
Officers knowledgeable members that the proposal had been assessed in opposition to the provisions of the Derry Space Plan, in addition to different materials concerns and insurance policies.
Chairman of the planning committee, councillor John Boyle, stated the appliance would assist deal with the housing want within the district in addition to creating a brand new, vibrant neighborhood for households.
“I’m delighted that this reserved issues software has been unanimously supported by members of the committee,” he stated.
Planning permission authorized for 740 houses in Derry was final modified: June ninth, 2022 by