Council called on to explain delay in fixing Lifford water crisis

The Council is being asked to explain why hundreds of homes in the Lifford and St Johnston areas are still with a poor water supply despite money being available to fix the problems for over a year.

The issue has been raised by Councillor Gerry Crawford who says the delay in repairing the trunk line is not only effecting supply to many but also delaying much needed road improvements.

Councillor Crawford says the council has committed to put out tenders for the project within 2 weeks, he says if that doesn't happen, council management will have serious questions to answer:

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