The National Roads Authority has confirmed it will fund the design of a major new roundabout at Lisnennan in Letterkenny, close to the site of the former Unifi plant.
The area has been identified as a major bottleneck, and Donegal County Council Chair Ciaran Brogan says this will be a major boost for anyone travelling through Letterkenny.
The NRA will fund a detailed design plan and the preparation of the tender documents, all of which is being done in conjunction with Donegal County Council, at a total cost of two million euro.
Cllr Brogan says he will continue to press for the proposed Bonagee link route, which this new roundabout will feed into.
He says he's received commitments that the road will be funded......