OPW refusing to fast track flooding reports – Mc Conalogue

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The government is being criticised for refusing to fast track reports into flooding in Letterkenny and Ramelton.

Deputy Charlie McConalogue says after he lobbied Junior Minister Simon Harris to prioritise the reports, he was told the OPW does not plan to publish its findings and recommendations on flooding until the second half of next year.

Deputy Mc Conalogue says the affected areas are being abandoned, and the lack of action could prove to be detrimental................