Leitrim County Council is now inviting Expressions of Interest from Town/Village Community and Business interests for inclusion in The Town and Village Renewal Scheme 2019.
For 2019, the main focus of the Town and Village Renewal Scheme will be on public-realm type activities and the enhancement of town centre amenities. Measures to encourage town centre living will also be welcome.
The Town and Village Renewal Scheme is a key initiative under the Action Plan for Rural Development and is part of a range of measures to support the revitalisation of rural Ireland under the Government’s Project Ireland 2040 Rural Regeneration Programme.
Selection of projects under the Town and Village Renewal Scheme for 2019 will be by means of a competitive process.
As only a limited number of applications can be submitted to the Department in accordance with the terms of the scheme. Projects will be assessed based on the quality of information supplied at the Expression of Interest Stage.
Successful Expressions of Interest applicants will be contacted in regard to the completion of the final Application to be submitted to the Department for consideration in the competitive process nationally.
Applications should be submitted to Leitrim County Council by
4.00 p.m. on Friday 31st May 2019