Mc Hugh calls for cross border approach to flooding after meeting OPW minister


Minister Joe McHugh has had a one to one meeting with OPW Minister Simon Harris to discuss the severe flooding in the North West over the weekend.

Minister McHugh is calling for a cross-border approach between Donegal County Council and Derry/ Strabane Diastrict Council, with input from the Lough's Agency.

Yesterday, the Taoiseach confirmed an emergency fund for small businesses that have suffered flood damage and were unable to get insurance.

Minister McHugh says while he welcomes the package a regional solution is needed for the North West.............