Formal approval has been granted for the Dungloe Community Housing project to proceed to construction stage immediately.
The project, funded by the Department of Housing consists of 3 housing units providing accomodation for 12 people and 4 individual self-contained bedrooms at Fair Hill.
There were a number of issues recently highlighted by the HSE over the sustainability of the project in Dungloe recently.
Donegal Deputy Pat the Cope Gallagher has praised Minister Finian McGrath and Donegal County Council for their commitment in getting the project over the line:
Director of Donegal Parents & Friends Housing Association for Persons with Intellectual Disabilities Seamus Rodgers has also welcomed today's announcement: