Donegal raises budget by €2.2m

Donegal County Council has over €2.2million more to spend in its budget this year.

The budget for 2017 was passed at a meeting of the Council yesterday.

The Council says it’s continuing to work to reach targets to reduce its overall deficit as well.

Businesses will also face similar rates to last year.

Cathaoirleach of the Council, Terence Slowey has welcomed the budget: