McCartney encourages attendance at local public exhibitions on the A5

Sinn Féin Foyle MLA Raymond McCartney has encouraged members of the public to attend four public exhibitions which will be held next week at venues along the proposed route for the A5 Western Transport Corridor dual carriageway scheme. IMG_1223

The events will allow the public to view and discuss the details of the proposed scheme with staff from DRD’s Transport NI, Mouchel and the contractors.

The Foyle MLA said

“I welcome this as another important part of the jigsaw in this strategic project and I would encourage everyone who is interested on the progress of the A5 to go along to find out more about the scheme”


The four public exhibition days will run from 1pm to 9pm in the following locations:

· 1 March – Everglades Hotel,Derry City
· 2 March – Silverbirch Hotel, Omagh;
· 3 March – Fir Trees Hotel, Strabane; and
· 4 March – Smyth Memorial Hall, Ballygawley.