Mac Lochlainn criticises minister’s refusal to meet council on Mica crisis

Padraig MacLochlainn

Deputy Pádraig Mac Lochlainn has accused the Government of dragging its heels in relation to Donegal's Mica block crisis.

Investigations are on-going across as hundreds of homes across the county have been affected.

Deputy Mac Lochlainn raised his concerns directly with the Minister for the Environment, Alan Kelly recently after his apparent refusal to meet with a delegation from Donegal County Council about the crisis and his failure to confirm any progress on the establishment of an Independent Panel to investigate the matter.

Deputy Mac Lochlainn is calling on the Government to realise the seriousness of the crisis......