Donegal councillors pledge to tackle single use elections posters

South Donegal councillors have praised and agreed to a motion calling for a voluntary ban on using single-use plastic posters during the local election campaign .

 

But it seems some of them will continue to use the posters in their own campaigns.

 

The proposal for a voluntary ban was put forward by newly coopted Independent Councillor Seamus Maguire at yesterday meeting of councillors from Donegal Municipal District.

 

Fine Gael Councillor Barry O Neill, who is not seeking reelection, said there should be a ban on all single-use postering, not just election posters.

 

Cllr Maguire has pledged not to use single-use plastic posters in his campaign.

 

Afterwards, he gave his reaction to how other councillors dealt with his motion.

 

 

 

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