Finn Valley College construction should begin shortly

The government has confirmed that the awarding of a contract to construct the new Finn Valley College is imminent.

Responding to a query from Donegal Deputy Dinny McGinley in the Dail the Minister for Education has confirmed that tenders for the project were received last month and that a contract will be issued shortly.

The Finn Valley College plan is one of the longest running educational projects in Donegal with the site first purchased almost three decades ago

Deputy McGinley says the government must now ensure there are no further delays as the people of the area have waited long enough.