We have written earlier this month to all our public representatives and cllrs. Seeking an update on progress and the expected publication of feasibility study.
FCC said in response to a question by Cllr J. O’Brien early October that phase 1 would be available soon after.
COMHAIRLE CONTAE FHINE GALL FINGAL COUNTY COUNCIL BALBRIGGAN/SWORDS AREA COMMITTEE MEETING (Services B – Strategic & General Matters) THURSDAY 10th October 2019 ITEM NO. 36 NORTH COUNTY POOL FEASIBILITY STUDY UPDATE
Question: – Cllr J. O’Brien: “To ask the Chief Executive to provide a progress Report on the feasibility study for a swimming pool in the Balbriggan/Swords Operational Area in the North of the County?”
Report: The Community Culture & Sports Division is carrying out an assessment of a need for a multi-purpose sports facility in the North of the County including the viability or otherwise of a public swimming pool which will be carried out in 2 phases following an initial scoping/market soundings exercise. The objective of phase 1 is to establish the baseline data by carrying out a mapping exercise including an audit of facilities (sports, community etc., public and private) and a Gap Analysis which will be evidence based and future proofed. Phase 1 is underway and it is anticipated that the draft phase 1 report will be made available to the Community Culture and Sport Division by the end of October 2019. Provision for a site for a swimming pool has been identified within the Castlelands Masterplan. Agenda Item 36 Page 81