Donegal gets big share in road improvements funding

 

Donegal is to receive 34.5 million euro for road improvements and maintenance in the year ahead.

It's the third highest allocation nationwide.

The money will see improvements to a large number of local and regional roads throughout the county after a comprehensive application was put forward by Donegal County Council.

Minister Charlie McConalogue says with the county severely lacking in public transport it was important that the Council got a large chunk of the funding: