Donegal councillor calls for restoration of LIS grants

A Donegal County Councillor has called Minister Leo Varadkar  to reinstate the Local Improvement Schemes across the Country which he says are hugely important for Donegal.

The LIS Scheme allowed the council repair lanes or roadways outside the County Roads network providing  10% - 15% of the cost was paid by the users of the Roadway.

Councillor Seamus O'Domhnaill spoke on the issue a recent meeting of the Border Regional Authority held in Co.Louth which backed a motion calling for the scheme to be reinstated.

He says cutting the scheme underlines how the current government favours urban areas over rural............

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