Gum Litter Taskforce to be launched in Letterkenny

Mayor Dessie Larkin
Mayor Dessie Larkin

An anti-rubbish campaign has found that the amount of chewing gum littering our streets has been cut by almost a third.

It found there was a 28 per cent drop in gum litter last year.

And in the wake of the report a Gum Litter Taskforce is being launched in Letterkenny this weekend, it's being launched at the Letterkenny Community Centre 1 hour before the start of the NorthWest 10K.

Mayor of Letterkenny, Dessie Larkin says the campaign aims to encourage the public to dispose of their gum responsibly....