New Letterkenny Courthouse will not have any public parking spaces

Letterkenny new courthouse

It's emerged that there will be no public parking spaces at the new Courthouse Building which is currently under construction in Letterkenny.

The Letterkenny Post is reporting today that the Courts Service has said there will be plenty of car parking for staff, An Garda Siochana, the Prison Service and the judiciary.

However, no public car parking spaces will be included, with the spokesperson indicating it is not government policy to provide public car parking spaces at any new court facility.

Earlier today on the Shaun Doherty Show, solicitior Seamus Gunn recalled seeing an early blueprint which incorporated 32 public parking spaces. He says to have none will cause severe traffic problems in an area which is already very busy...................