50 locals protest in Glenties at lack of action on new Mullantiboyle bridge

Glenties Protest 2Up to 50 people attended a protest in Glenties last evening calling for a a bridge which collapsed almost four years ago to be replaced.

In November, Donegal County Council promised to examine the possibility of replacing the collapsed  Bridge in Glenties with a temporary structure.

It is claimed there is no money currently available locally for a permanent replacement of the bridge on the Fintown - Glenties road permanently as the estimated cost of the work is 600 thousand euro.

Councillor Michael Mac Giolla Easpaig says that estimate seems high: