Planning to be sought for pier at Cromane.

A new pier for Cromane will be provided in the next 18 months if the planning process runs smoothly according to Marine Minister Dermot Ahearn. Speaking in Cromane this morning he said planning is to be sought for a 6 and a half million euro pier.The 80 foot structure will be built using direct labour and the project will be overseen by department officials. Minister Ahearn said conflict over the project has delayed funding in the past and he hopes the whole process will run smoothly this time.