Section 140 motions are almost unknown in Sligo but now they have arrived.
The agenda for next Monday's meeting of the County Council includes a Section 140 motion to grant planning permission for a house in Rosses Point.
Why? and why is the motion proposed by a (FG) councillor from another electoral area?
Section 140 Motion
Consideration of Local Government Act 2001 Section 140 motion to grant planning permission to Mr John Mullaney to construct a dwelling house, septic tank and percolation area at Ballyweelin, Rossespoint, Co. Sligo, in accordance with plans
submitted on Planning Register PL07/1272