The project which will cost €1.3 million will see the homes to be built on the Old Golf Links road in Kilkenny.
An application has been lodged with Kilkenny County Council for a 24-hour service area
The Environmental Protection Agency had called on the local authority to investigate the matter.
The decision on whether or not to grant the permission is expected today.
Carlow County Council was one of just 4 authorities that euthanised all of the horses they seized, which was 76.
He says he has "nothing against birds".
They'll be arriving in two groups of about 70 with the first families due before the year is out.
The families to be resettled in Kilkenny will be arriving in two groups of about 70 over the next number of months.
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