Buncrana Councillor calls for action on derelict buildings

Calls have been made to address the number of derelict buildings in Buncrana.

Cllr Ciaran McLaughlin has called for immediate enforcement procedures against all property owners who fail to address their responsibilities in relation to empty buildings.

He says that the number of derelict buildings is on the rise in the town, and he has proposed a survey to count how many buildings are lying idle.

Cllr McLaughlin says these buildings need to be tidied up:

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