Aims of NSS - Ennis Hub



This page explains the National Spatial Strategy and how Ennis fits within the plan.


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Aims of NSS


In 2002 the Irish government saw effective spatial planning as a good way to promote the balanced development of Ireland for the future. The National Spatial Strategy was born. We are now in the third phase of the strategy.
The word ‘spatial’ simply describes the space around us. The spaces



Spatial planning simply means planning for the future of these spaces. Wouldn’t it make more sense to have a shop, a basketball court, a restaurant, a school, a football field, a swimming pool or any other amenity only a short walk away from where you live?


It would make more sense for the economy, the environment, and society.






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