50 families have registered as being displaced after last week’s flodding

Donegal County Council says 50 families have now registered as being displaced folllowing last week’s flooding.

The Council says 20 of these families are being facilitated by their own insurance companies and at this point do not require support from the Council.

They are working actively with another 30 families to accomodate their needs.

Meanwhile, the installation of the bailey bridge by the Defence Forces on the R240 at Riverside between Quigleys Point and Carndonagh continues today.

It’s hoped that this structure will be installed allowing the road to be open to single lane traffic by Monday evening.