Hedges to be trimmed

The county council will soon be trimming trees and hedges to ensure all footpaths are clear.

The county council will soon be trimming trees and hedges to ensure all footpaths are clear.

Cllr Catherine Fitzgerald said the trees on the Ballyfin Road in Portlaoise are overgrown, while on the Dublin Road the HSE-owned trees are overhanging on the footpaths.