Social & Community Facilities

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Community infrastructure plays a vital role in contributing to the quality of life for all. The physical environment should develop in such a way that it facilitates the healthy functioning of sustainable community and cultural life. Services and amenities including crèches, schools, amenities, recreation and other community facilities should be provided in tandem with residential development.

Questions to consider
Q. Does the level and range of community facilities and amenities adequately cater for the existing and future residents of Westport?

Q. What types of community and amenity facilities are most important to you?

Q. Are there enough facilities for younger and older residents of the town, and people with disabilities?

Department of Education's submission to the pre draft Issues Paper of the Westport Town & Environs LAP
Please see attached the Department of Education's submission to the pre draft Issues Paper of the Westport Town & Environs LAP 2021 -2027
Amenities for all
Social housing for all including wheelchar users and very obese people whos prior house is not longer fit for present condition. Completion of works of property wners doing renvations in town...
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