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Roscommon Rates Initiative Welcome

By November 27, 2015No Comments

I want to welcome the new rates initiative agreed at the Roscommon County Council at their budget meeting this week. The plan, wherby businesses who are setting up in a derelict or vacant building and whose rates are below 5,000 Euro will receive the first year rate free and then gradual increases or a number of years after that is something that I have been proposing for a number of years. This is something that will be a great help small businesses starting up and I commend the courage and foresight of Roscommon County councillors in agreeing this initiative. We are always on the lookout for practical ways to help new business and the creation of jobs in rural areas and this is certainly one