Traveller family in Connaughton Road car park rejected nine alternative housing options – widespread reaction

It’s emerged that members of the travelling community who have been living in caravans in Connaughton Road car park for over 20 years have rejected numerous offers of alternative accommodation by Sligo County Council. The Mayor of Sligo, Cllr Hubert Keaney, says the situation is unacceptable, while Council Director of Services, Bartley Gaving, is still hopeful of a resolution