Why should I object?
If you're a resident of rural West Cork, this concerns YOU. Should this inappropriate use of unzoned agricultural land for industrial development proceed it sets a dangerous precedent for rural communities across the region. This development alters the fundamental land-use of the site, irrevocably changes the character of the landscape and undermines the underlying fabric of the rural community. It takes what makes rural Ireland special, and obliterates it.How you can help
And make no mistake, if we allow a development like this to go ahead in Tullig, given the explosive (pun intended) growth of the Irish whiskey industry, it won't be too long before there's a similar warehousing project coming to a townland near you. So let's nip this in the bud now and let businesses like West Cork Distillers know that putting profit before place and people simply isn't going to be tolerated in rural Ireland.