Saturday 15 December 2018

Plan for new 30m tower is refused

RTE Transmission Network DAC (Trading as 2RN) have been refused permission for a 30m tower at Sheephouse, Donore.

The network had sought a development consisting of a telecommunications infrastructure comprising of; a 30m lattice tower (with antenna on top, overall height 32.7m), equipment cabin, cabinets. ancillary equipment, fencing, access track and all associated site works.

The development would have formed part of 2RN's digital terrestrial television (DTT) and radio broadcast infrastructure.

They said they would have made it available to other interested parties; mobile telephone and broadband operators, private communications companies and the emergency services

Drogheda Independent