The budget to redevelop the former Dominican lands in Athy next to the new library has been approved at €6.09 million.
Athy municipal members were informed at this month’s council meeting held earlier today.
While the timeframe for the appointment of the design team is next month and a Part 8 will be presented to Athy municipal district members this autumn, subject to approval.
Commencement on site for the 25 social housing units as well as a proposed eco park and Blueway visitors centre will begin in 2019 for completion in late 2020.
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