Repairing roads is council priority

Repair work on footpaths, safety measure in housing estate etc will not begin until later in the summer, as the council plough all their resources into completing the road strengthening and surfacing programme for 2015, according to the acting area engineer Raymond James.

Repair work on footpaths, safety measure in housing estate etc will not begin until later in the summer, as the council plough all their resources into completing the road strengthening and surfacing programme for 2015, according to the acting area engineer Raymond James.

Cllr Padraig Fleming had asked the council what was the timescale for carrying out work on footpaths, speed limit flashing signs and safety measures in housing estates at the recent meeting of the Graiguecullen/Portarlington Municipal District.