Roscommon County Councillors have unanimously voted to approve the proposed new Dermot Earley Centre of Excellence.
The development proposed by Roscommon GAA would see 3 new full-size grass pitches with 15 & 20 metre high floodlighting, 2 new AstroTurf pitches and warm up areas and a seated spectator terrace.
The development also includes a ball wall area, a perimeter walking/running track, a new amenity building incorporating offices, canteen, gym & dressing rooms along with car, bicycle and EV parking.
The proposed centre of excellence will be built at the Racecourse Road, Ballyboughan, Roscommon.
Local representatives and the Council executive met today and discussed the plans before a vote was called.
The development was supported by all attending Councillors.