Tuesday, 27 January 2004

Questions (133)

Michael Ring

Question:

249 Mr. Ring asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment the landbanks in County Mayo held by the IDA; and the location, size and ownership of each landbank. [1750/04]

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Written answers (Question to Minister for Enterprise)

The management of IDA Ireland's industrial property portfolio, including decisions regarding location and size of land owned by IDA, are day-to-day operational matters for the agency and not matters in which I have a function.

The following table outlines IDA's land portfolio in the Mayo region:

Location

Hectares

Acres

Ballina

1.9595

4.84

Ballinrobe

0.0891

0.22

Bangor Erris

0.3237

0.80

Castlebar

7.4283

18.36

Foxford

0.6798

1.68

Killala

1.0926

2.70

Westport

15.19

37.54

Swinford

.0081

0.02

TOTAL

26.77

66.15