Minister commits to visiting flood hit areas of Inishowen

 

The Minister for the OPW has committed to visit the areas of Inishowen that were badly affected by the floods of August 2017.

Donegal Deputy Charlie McConalogue, speaking in the Dail last week, called on Minister Kevin Boxer Moran to sanction funding for flood defence measures to be carried out along the Crana River

In response, Minister Moran said, additional funding cannot be provided as Donegal County Council does not have the resources in place to carry out additional schemes: