Mountmellick news in brief

Floods were on the minds of councillors in Mountmellick Town Council last week where two councillors called for action at two flood prone sites but one politican said the council should also tackle the loss of water.

Floods were on the minds of councillors in Mountmellick Town Council last week where two councillors called for action at two flood prone sites but one politican said the council should also tackle the loss of water.

Cllr Denis O’Mara called for remedial action against flooding near Williams’ property in Debbicot.

Cllr Rosemary Whelan said flooding was occurring at Manor Road, from Kavanaghs’ down to the traffic lights.

Meanwhile, Cllr Bobby Delaney complained of a bad water leak in Pattison Estate. Engineer Leonard promised to bring it to the attention of the water services section.