Plan for delivering the Town Design Statements for Newbridge and Kildare Town

Another of my motions at at Tuesday (15th November) MD meeting  ‘That the Municipal District Manager outline his plan/schedule for delivering the Town Design Statements for both Newbridge and Kildare town.
Here is the Report Issued by Mr T McDonnell, Director of Service, Housing and Corporate Services,  A draft schedule for delivery as follows:
– Preparation for a Town Renewal Plan Brief for Kildare Town and a Health Check/Urban Design Analysis and Town Renewal Plan Brief for Newbridge in November.
– Tender to the Urban Design Framework early December with a tender period of 3 weeks and a return date for the end of December.
– Tender assessment and pre-qualification of the successful Design Team – January 2018.
– Anticipated appointment of the Design Team – February 2018.
– Timeline for completion of the Kildare Town Renewal Plan (including consultation) is approximately 3 / 4 months and an estimated timeline for completion of the Health Check and Town Renewal Plan for Newbridge is 5/6 months (including consultation).