COMHAIRLE CONTAE FHINE GALL
FINGAL COUNTY COUNCIL
BALBRIGGAN-SWORDS-RUSH-LUSK AREA COMMITTEE MEETING
(Services B – Strategic & General Matters)
THURSDAY 13TH FEBRUARY, 2020
ITEM NO. 6
Question: Councillor B. Dennehy
“To ask the Chief Executive to provide clarity to the situation on the
availability of broadband in Cnoc Dubh Estate, Ballyboughal?”
Some houses situated in Cnoc Dubh Estate in Ballyboughal are within
the boundary of the Amber area of the National Broadband Plan
(NBP) Coverage Map. Other houses situated in the same housing
estate are located in the Blue area of the NBP Coverage Map.
Amber area = State intervention area, area where the state will deliver
broadband services under the NBP.
Blue area = Area were commercial operators are delivering
broadband services or have indicated plans to deliver broadband
Screenshot from Department of Communications NBP Map of Cnoc Dubh Estate in Ballyboughal
The Broadband Officer has contacted Open Eir to investigate into the
current status of Broadband availability in the area and to inform the
Council of any planned works to deliver service. The Council is currently
awaiting these updates.
The Broadband Officer can be contacted at – firstname.lastname@example.org