Councillor concerned for 187 staff under water takeover plans

A Donegal County Councillor is seeking clarity on the impact the proposed take over of our water system may have on council employees and members of the public.

Councillor Paul Canning says it is unclear what the implications will be for 187 council staff when 'Irish Water' takes over the provision of water in the county.

He forsees problems for certain problematic sewage systems and water schemes which will not be taken over by the company.

Councillor Canning says the public may not be aware of the full implications 'Irish Water' may have on them: