Oireachtas Joint and Select Committees

Thursday, 20 January 2022

Joint Oireachtas Committee on Housing, Planning and Local Government

Land Development Agency: Chairman Designate

Photo of Steven MatthewsSteven Matthews (Wicklow, Green Party)
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Thank you. I believe Mr. O'Rourke mentioned the 15-minute city principle and in the recent large-scale residential development Act, we allowed a 30% increase for the type of activity that could lead to that 15-minute city, with local commercial use, neighbourhood centres and local employment. I hope to see that in Land Development Agency schemes as well. I am just out of time in my own slot and I must be fair so I will move to the next slot, which is for Fianna Fáil.