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ESPON Conference Rural Typologies from an Irish and Local Perspective. Part 1 By Ciarán M.Tracey, B.Soc.Sc., Dip.T.P., Dip.L.S., M.I.P.I.. County Planning.

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1 ESPON Conference Rural Typologies from an Irish and Local Perspective. Part 1 By Ciarán M.Tracey, B.Soc.Sc., Dip.T.P., Dip.L.S., M.I.P.I.. County Planning Officer, Leitrim County Council, IRELAND

2 Irish Rural Structure The National Spatial Strategy (NSS) regarding the Irish Rural Structure. The main objective of the study, as set out in the brief, was to develop, using demographic, economic and geographical data, a typology of rural areas in Ireland and their main characteristics. The typology should be developed at a geographical scale that enables practical regional and sub-regional comparisons to be made.

3 Irish Rural Structure The study also examined: trends within these areas and their future outlook the relationship between urban and rural areas; and the role of infrastructure in rural area performance A number of rural Typologies were identified through this study

4 Rural Typology 1996

5 The Nature of Ireland Urban and Urbanising Areas

6 The Nature of Ireland Strong Rural Areas

7 The Nature of Ireland Changing Agricultural Areas

8 The Nature of Ireland Structurally Weak and Very Structurally Weak Areas

9 The Nature of Ireland Diversifying Areas

10 The National Spatial Strategy

11 Urban Catchments Nature of Ireland

12 The Nature of Ireland Structurally Weak Rural Areas

13 Census of Population 2002

14 73% of Population 86.6% of total population increase in these areas Urban and Peri-Urban Areas RURAL TYPOLOGY 2002

15 Rapid growth due to urban expansion 10% of the national population increase Strong Rural Areas RURAL TYPOLOGY 2002

16 12% of the total population Rural Typology 43% of land area Weak Areas and Strong Rural Areas in Transition

17 Pilot Rural Renewal Scheme for the Upper Shannon Area

18 ESPON Conference Rural Typologies from an Irish and Local Perspective. Part 2 By Ciarán M.Tracey, B.Soc.Sc., Dip.T.P., Dip.L.S., M.I.P.I.. County Planning Officer, Leitrim County Council, IRELAND

19 National Transportation Framework

20 NSS Strategy for the Border Region

21 Regional Planning Guidelines For the Border Region

22 Changes in Pop. in Leitrim 1996-2002 1841 ~ 155,000 pop. 1921 ~ 75,000 pop. 1991 ~ 25,301 pop. 1996 ~ 25,057 pop. 2002 ~ 25,815 pop. 2005 Est ~ 28,370 pop

23 Changes in Pop in Pilot Rural Renewal area

24 Leitrim County Retail Hierarchy

25 Local Area Plan 2003 - 2010 Urban Framework Plan 2003/4 Urban Framework Plan 2004/5 Possible Future UFPs Leitrim Urban Plans

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27 Chapter 3: Rural Housing & The Development Plan ~ 3 3.2 Identifying Rural Area Types Two Rural Typologies in County Leitrim Structurally Weak Areas Area under Strong Urban Influence Appendix 3 has sample objectives for these types of areas Locations identified on maps

28 Area under Strong Urban Influence Broad grain map: LA needs to prepare a finer grianed map for its own functional area, as part of a Development Plan Review.


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