Ex-councillors welcome indication of return of Borough and Town District Councils

The abolished Borough and Town Councils may be making a comeback. Junior Minister John Paul Phelean has indicated that Town councils abolished by the government in 2014, including Sligo, Bundoran and Ballyshannon, are to be replaced by new ‘town districts, giving limited control. Former Sligo Mayor, Veronica Cawley and Ballyshannon Town councillor, Billy Grimes, discuss