Government source claims Donegal’s three smaller councils are under threat

There are further concerns over the future of Donegal's three smaller Town Council's this morning.

The Donegal Democrat quotes a local Fine Gael source who states that Buncrana, Ballyshannon and Bundoran town council's could be abolished as part of the review of local government.

While there are fears Ballyshannon and Bundoran Town Counci's could be under threat, only this month another source suggested that Buncrana would most likely be retained and strengthened.

Commenting at the time, the Mayor of Buncrana, Nicolas Crosson, said this was consistent with recent comments from the responsible Minister; Phil Hogan:

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