Tipperary County Council signs €5.7 million contract for 28 new homes in Tipperary Town.
Tipperary County Council has today signed a contract for the development of twenty eight new homes at Knockanrawley, Tipperary Town, which upon completion will be known as Aherlow Meadow. The scheme, which comprises sixteen two bedroom, ten three bedroom and two four bedroom homes, has a construction value of €5.67 million (including VAT).
Cathaoirleach of Tipperary County Council, Councillor Michael Murphy welcomed the signing of the contract and said that “This scheme at Tipperary will deliver high-quality homes to families and people from Tipperary County Council’s housing list. These units will be finished to the highest standards and will provide people with a place they can be proud to call home.”
Cathaoirleach of the Tipperary Cashel Cahir Municipal District, Councillor Michael FitzGerald also in attendance at the signing of the contract, said that “The proposed new scheme will be of great benefit to local families and will provide these families with an opportunity to become an established part of our community.”
Tipperary County Council`s Chief Executive, Joe MacGrath said that “Tipperary County Council is eagerly anticipating delivery of these homes and will continue to work with the Department of Housing, Planning and Local Government; developers, builders and other stakeholders to continue the delivery of new social housing across our County.”
Sinéad Carr, Director of Services for Housing with Tipperary County Council thanked the design team led by Van Dijk Architects and added that “We are delighted to be working with K & J Townmore Construction Ltd. on this scheme who will construct these much needed homes. This development complements schemes already under construction across the county with further schemes planned for Cahir, Thurles, and Borrisokane to commence construction in early 2020.”
28th January 2020.
For further information, contact Housing Department, Tipperary County Council at 0761 06 5000