A public information meeting on a series of developments planned for the former Magee Barracks site in Kildare town takes place tonight.
The 51.4 acre site was sold at auction for €8.1 million in 2016.
Ballymount Properties is seeking permission of An Bord Pleanala for the construction of 264 housing units, a neighbourhood centre, 3 retail units, and a childcare facility on part of the site.
Proton Partners is seeking leave for the construction of a treatment centre for some forms of paediatric cancers elsewhere on the lands
Aldi wants to build an outlet there.
The gathering, organised by Fianna Fáil Kildare-Newbridge Municipal District Councillor, Suzanne Doyle, takes place in Aras Bhride at 8pm.