Proposed Waste Treatment Facility at Hightown Quarry for arc21

Proposed residual waste treatment facility incorporating a mechanical and biological treatment facility, an energy from waste thermal treatment facility, an incinerator bottom ash treatment facility, a refuse derived fuel bale storage building and an administration/visitor centre at Hightown Quarry, 40a Boghill Road, Ballyutoag, County Antrim; and related infrastructure including widening Boghill Road from its junction with Hydepark Road to the west of the existing access road into the quarry site; and other ancillary works for arc21 (T/2014/0114/F)

The hearing to dicuss the Department's notice of opinion to refuse this regionally significant planning application was completed in October 2016.  The Commissioner has forwarded his report and recommendation to the Department for Infrastructure.  Release of the report is a matter for the Department.