2 million for Cockhill Bridge included in 20 million euro roads allocation

roadworks lightThe Government has allocated over €20 million for road improvement and maintenance works in County Donegal.

The funding is part of a €298 million national investment programme for 2016 for regional and local roads and is in addition to the NRA allocation announced earlier this month.

The spend in 2016 is up 3 million euro on last year and includes 2 million euro for a new Cockhill bridge in Buncrana as the flag ship project.

A detailed breakdown of how the money will be spent is available below: