ROAD WORKS: Durrow Development Forum are delighted that Phase 1 of the paving of the footpaths and parking area along by the Castle Arms Hotel and smaller Green area and Phase 2, the upgrading of the public lighting and footpaths on Mary Street is progressing in such a timely manner, patience is appreciated whilst these much needed works are ongoing and they will be completed in time for the Scarecrow Festival. DDF and Laois County Council have been working together for the past five years to get this stage of the Square Plan Completed and understand fully how much of an inconvenience it is to both residences and businesses in Durrow. The plan when finished will make a huge improvement in the area and will add significantly to Durrow which is already one of the regions best examples of Town and Village renewal in the country. DDF and Laois County Council really appreciate your support, encouragement and patience during this time.