Call for urgent flood risk evaluation on River Lennon

 

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A Donegal County Councillor is calling for an urgent flood risk evaluation on the Lennon Basin expressing fear of a major flooding event in the near future.

Earlier this year, the River Lennon broke it's banks flooding homes in the Ramelton area while a facility for people with intellectual disabilities had to be evacuated.

Councillor Michael McBride believes if action isn't taken, a much worse flood event is inevitable: