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# rural connectivity

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# Big Plans
Explainer: What is the National Planning Framework 2040?
Plans for how Ireland will be developed over the next two decades are already under fire.
# compulsory purchase
Rural broadband: Compensation for homeowners as new law to give access to private land
The new legislation will provide for compensation for homeowners in Mayo and Galway.