Money need for ‘fierce damage’

Provide extra funds to cope the “fierce damage” caused by bad weather, proposed Cllr Paddy Bracken at Mountmellick area council meeting.

Provide extra funds to cope the “fierce damage” caused by bad weather, proposed Cllr Paddy Bracken at Mountmellick area council meeting.

Senior Engineer Brenda Cuddy said the Council had sought additional funds and was awaiting a reply. “It’s going to have huge impacts on our budget.”

Cllr David Goodwin said he had raised the issue with the relevant Minister who had indicated a favourable response.