Major works start on Ballyshannon town centre streets

Three-hundred thousand euro worth of works is starting this week on improvements to streets in the centre of Ballyshannon.

The areas in which the enhancement works will take place include the Gables, the Bridgend and roundabout areas as well as the entrance to Portnason Business Park.

The works have been 18 months in the planning and will continue for the next three months.

A local firm, McCaffrey Contractors is doing the work.

Ballyshannon-based Fine Gael Councillor Barry O Neill has been telling Ocean FM News what’s involved and where the money is coming from: