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CLONES POPULATION DECLINE NOT AS DRAMATIC AS FEARED, CO COUNCIL TOLD

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8 Jul 2011 Comments Off on CLONES POPULATION DECLINE NOT AS DRAMATIC AS FEARED, CO COUNCIL TOLD

Recent Census figures indicated that the population decline in the Clones area was not as severe as had been previously indicated, Senior Planner Adrian Hughes told Monaghan Co Council on Monday during a discussion of the preparation process for the new Co Development Plan. Pat Treanor, referring to the public meeting in relation to the Development Plan held in Clones, said that they had learned of a decline in population trends in the area of close to 40% over the last twenty years. He thought there needed to ...