Many homes promised for social housing in Donegal still not at construction stage

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Out of 76 homes promised for social housing in Donegal, just eight are at construction stage.

38 units were approved in May last year, eight of which are in the construction phase in Ardara, the others are still at planning stage or about to be tendered.

A further 10 units in the county which were approved in July 2015 are being planned while 28 homes giventhe go ahead in January are at planning stage or about to be tendered.

Councillor Gary Doherty says with the amount of people on the social housing waiting list questions needs to be answered: