Five million euro to be ‘washed away’ on Greencastle project

Five million euro of tax payers money is set to literally wash away following the government's indication that it is withdrawing its support for the Greencastle Harbour Project.

That is according to Labour Councillor Martin Farren who says the decision is a major blow for Greencastle and could leave its harbour in a very dangerous state.

So far a total of eight million euro has been spent constructing a breakwater, however because it is unfinished it is creating dangerous currents and is below the water line in certain tidal situations.

Councillor Farren says it is a disastrous situation:

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