Grounds of LUH classed as litter black spot in IBAL survey


The Long Lane and the grounds of Letterkenny University Hospital have been named as litter black spots in the latest Irish Business Against Litter survey.

Letterkenny has retained its Clean status according to the final litter IBAL survey of 2019.

It is in 18th position in the ranking of 40 towns and cities, a slight drop on last year’s 14th spot.

The survey showed overall litter levels in Ireland’s towns were up on a year ago.

The An Taisce report for Letterkenny stated: “Another strong performance from Letterkenny, with over half the sites surveyed getting the top litter grade -  examples included IDA Business Park and Little Angels Primary School  and all appeared in good order at the Managed Recycle Centre. 

 By far the most heavily littered sites in Letterkenny were Long Lane and the grounds of Letterkenny Hospital.”