Councillor wants Tanaiste to consider all of Donegal when meeting NRA

Councillor Cora Harvey has urged the Tanaiste Mary Coughlan to put a strong case for increased roads funding for the whole of Donegal when she meets with the National Roads Authority.

This week  Mary Coughlan confirmed she would be meeting with the NRA to seek additional funding for repairs to a stretch of the N56 which has been the subject of local protests.

Councillor Harvey says that while she welcomes this there are many roads that are in need of repair and the council is cash strapped with the cold spell eating into this years roads maintenance budget:

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