Westmeath County Council in exercise of the powers vested in it under Part 19 of the Local Government Act, 2001, as amended, and the Local Government Act, 2001 (Bye-Laws) Regulations, 2006, has made Bye-Laws for the purpose of regulating the use of the Old Rail Trail Greenway.
The Bye-Laws are effective from December 20th 2018 and include provision for the imposition of a fixed payment of €50 in respect of a contravention of a Bye-Law as an alternative to a prosecution, as provided for in Section 206 of the Local Government Act 2001.
The Bye-Laws will be available for inspection during normal office hours Monday to Friday at the following locations:
• Mullingar District Office, Áras an Chontae, Mullingar
• Athlone District Office, Civic Centre ,Church Street, Athlone
A copy of the Bye-Laws may also be obtained for a fee of €2.00 from these locations.
Content Last Updated/Reviewed: 30/11/2018