TAKING IN CHARGE – ORCHARD ESTATE, OLDTOWN
COMHAIRLE CONTAE FHINE GALL
FINGAL COUNTY COUNCIL
BALBRIGGAN/SWORDS AREA COMMITTEE MEETING
(Services B – Strategic & General Matters)
THURSDAY 14TH FEBRUARY 2019
ITEM NO. 51
Question: Councillor B. Dennehy
“To ask the Chief Executive what measures are occurring or are
available to the Residents of the Orchard Estate, Oldtown to be taken
The roads, footpaths, services and grass verges of the Orchard Estate in
Oldtown were taken in charge in October 2014.
The company which owns the open space at this location is dissolved and
the assets have been vested in the Minister for Finance. The Council has
applied to acquire the land under Deed of Waiver and is liaising with the
Office of Public Works and the Chief State Solicitors Office in this regard.