Fire Hydrant audit underway in Letterkenny

It's emerged that a major audit is underway of fire hydrants in Letterkenny after two hydrants were found not to be working while the fire service tackled a recent fire.

Mayor Cllr Gerry Mc Monagle said when he was advised of the problem, council staff quickly repaired the two hydrants, and are now engaged in a detailed examination of all the hydrants in the town.

He says the speed at which the issue was tackled is commendable..........

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