Limerick City Council

City Boundary Extension

   City Boundary Extension Map (PDF - 3,017 Kb)
   

   City Boundary Extension MS Word - 320 Kb | PDF - 143 Kb)
   

   October 2005 - Amended proposal for a City Boundary Extension (PDF - 429 Kb)
   

Prepared in accordance with the
Local Government Act, 1991
and Regulations made thereunder


October 2004

City Boundary Extension Map

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Table of contents

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   SUMMARY OF THE CASE FOR AN EXTENSION TO THE BOUNDARY OF LIMERICK CITY (PDF - 607 Kb)
   

  • Introduction
  • Events to Date
  • The reasons for the current proposal
  • Financial Implications
  • Concluding Remarks

   PREAMBLE (PDF - 607 Kb)
   

  • P.1 Review of recent events
  • P.2 Limerick City : History And Government
  • P.3 The 1974 Petition
  • P.4 Relevant Documents And Events
  • P.5 Layout of proposal

   SECTION A : REASONS FOR PROPOSAL (PDF - 334 Kb)
   

  • A.1 Effective and Convenient Local Government
  • A.2 Regional Role
  • A.3 Promotion of The City
  • A.4 Population Growth
  • A.5 Lack Of Development Land
  • A.6 Planning and Development
  • A.7 Social Imbalance
  • A.8 Enfranchisement
  • A.9 Functions and Services
  • A.10 Financial Matters
  •    SECTION B : PROPOSED BOUNDARY AND SUBJECT AREA (PDF - 119 Kb)
       

  • B.1 Existing Boundaries
  • B.2 Proposed Boundary and Subject Area
  •    SECTION C : SOCIO-ECONOMIC MATTERS (PDF - 206 Kb)
       

  • C.1 Introduction
  • C.2 Population
  • C.3 The Subject Area
  • C.4 Rateable Valuation
  • C.5 Number Of Commercial Premises
  • C.6 Number Of Households
  • C.7 Annual Income
  •    SECTION D: ESTIMATED INCOME AND EXPENDITURE FOR PROPOSER (PDF - 382 Kb)
       

  • D.1 Methodology
  • D.2 Income and Expenditure by Programme Group
  • D.3 Changes in Income From Commercial Rates
  • D.4 Impact on Finances Post Boundary Extension (First Year)
  • D.5 Future Financial Impacts
  •    SECTION E : ADJUSTMENTS OR OTHER ARRANGEMENTS PROPOSED BETWEEN PROPOSER AND RESPONDENTS (PDF - 150 Kb)
       

  • E.1 Financial Matters
  • E.2 Administrative Matters
  • E.3 Organisational Matters
  •    SECTION F: TRANSITIONAL MEASURES (PDF - 125 Kb)
       

  • F.1 Financial Measures
  • F.2 Administrative Measures
  • F.3 Organisational Measures
  •    SECTION G: OTHER INFORMATION AND MATERIAL (PDF - 119 Kb)
       

    • G.1 Precedents

       TABLES (PDF - 1,331 Kb)
       

    • Table 1: Population Change 1951 to 2002
    • Table 2: Demographic Changes in Selected Areas 1981 - 2002
    • Table 3: Changing Demographic Structure
    • Table 4: Change in Natural Increase, Limerick City. 1981, 1996, 2002
    • Table 5: Persons Aged 15 Years and Over by Principal Economic Status Limerick City
    • Table 6: Socio-Economic Composition of Households in Limerick City and Extended Area 1991 & 2002
    • Table 7: Housing Tenure in Limerick City, 1981, 1991 & 2002
    • Table 8: Percentage Distribution by Housing Tenure 2002
    • Table 9: Proposed Boundary Extension Area Townlands
    • Table 10 : Projected Population of City Council Area
    • Table 11: Area of Proposed Boundary Extension
    • Table 12: Total Valuations in The Proposed Boundary Extension Area
    • Table 13: Other Valuations, Boundary Extension Area
    • Table 14: Projected Population and Households in Extended City
    • Table 15: Summary of Changes to Income
    • Table 16: Projected Impact of Proposed Extension on Limerick City Council Income and Expenditure
    • Table 17: Expenditure and Income by Programme Group - Programme Group 1 - Housing And Building
    • Table 18: Expenditure and Income by Programme Group - Programme Group 2 - Road Transportation And Safety
    • Table 19: Expenditure and Income by Programme Group - Programme Group 3 - Water Supply And Sewerage
    • Table 20: Expenditure and Income by Programme Group - Programme Group 4 - Development Incentives And Controls
    • Table 21: Expenditure and Income by Programme Group - Programme Group 5 - Environmental Protection
    • Table 22: Expenditure and Income by Programme Group - Programme Group 6 - Recreation And Amenity
    • Table 23: Expenditure and Income by Programme Group - Programme Group 7 - Agriculture, Education, Health And Welfare
    • Table 24: Expenditure and Income by Programme Group - Programme Group 8 - Miscellaneous Services
    • Table 25: Trend in General Annual Rate on Valuation
    • Table 26: Rates Income 2004 in The Boundary Extension Area
    • Table 27: Net Financial Impact to Limerick City Council of Proposed Extension
    • Table 28: Impact of Proposed Boundary Extension on Limerick County Council and Clare County Council
    • Table 29: Percentage Annual Level of Convergence in Valuation
    APPENDICES

       APPENDIX 1 (PDF - 855 Kb)
       

       APPENDIX 2 (PDF - 347 Kb)
       

       APPENDIX 3 (PDF - 363 Kb)
       

       APPENDIX 4 (PDF - 874 Kb)
       

       APPENDIX 5 (PDF - 511 Kb)
       

       APPENDIX 6 (PDF - 153 Kb)
       

       APPENDIX 7 (PDF - 6,379 Kb)
       

       APPENDIX 8 (PDF - 243 Kb)
       

    Last update:19/10/2007

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