Buncrana Councillor unfair anomaly in housing rules must be addressed

A Buncrana councillor says all local authorities in the county must come together in a bid to have what he believes to be an unfair anomaly in housing rules addressed.

Donegal County Council has already had discussions on the fact that some tenants cannot get a grant to furnish and equip their accommodation, with speculation that some are rejecting offers for that reason.

This happens when the housing comes through the long term leasing scheme, but not in instances of council or social housing.

Buncrana Councillor Joe Doherty says this is an issue which must be addressed.........

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