Search

28/10/2021

No cash for collapsing bridge near Camross

Bridges

Road works continue around Leitrim

“Is there a possibility that the bridge is going to collapse altogether?”

So asked Cllr Brendan Phelan at the recent Borris-in-Ossory/Mountmellick Municipal District meeting .

He added: “People tell me that part of it has fallen into the river.”

Adopted was Cllr Phelan’s proposal urging the County Council to repair the bridge at Ballinrally, Camross.

Senior Executive Engineer Paul McLoughlin: “The bridge structure under the road appears to be intact.”

He explained: “Laois County Council have carried out an initial inspection of this bridge which indicates that two new parapet walls are required. An estimate has been prepared for the likely cost of these repairs. There is currently no funding allocated.”

To continue reading this archived article for FREE,
please just kindly register and/or log in.


Registration is absolutely 100% FREE and will help us personalise your experience on our sites. You can also sign up to our carefully curated newsletter(s) to keep up to date with your latest local news!

Register / Login

Buy the e-paper of the Donegal Democrat, Donegal People's Press, Donegal Post and Inish Times here for instant access to Donegal's premier news titles.

Keep up with the latest news from Donegal with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.