Review of flooding black spots underway in Donegal

 

Minister of State for Flood Relief, Kevin 'Boxer' Moran has called for a dedicated agency for Emergency Situations, following this week's flooding in Donegal.

He says such a move would mean that help could be on the ground within hours - instead of leaving the responsibility for dealing with major catastrophes on the shoulders of local authorities

In Inishowen - work to prevent similar damage in the future has already begun.

The council's Director of Services says they're beginning a review of flooding black spots: