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The first ever meeting of a Municipal District of the local Authority in Sligo will take place in Ballintogher later this morning.   The Monthly meeting of the Sligo-Drumcliff MD is scheduled to take place in the Ballintogher Community Hub.   This will also be the first Sligo Drumcliffe meeting…

Bus Eireann has come under fire yet again over what’s been described as a lack of consistency in a local bus service.   This time, the issue centres on the Ballintogher and Collooney bus service in Sligo with claims that the bus had failed to turn up on a number…

Cannabis with an estimated street value of €20,000 and cocaine with an estimated street value of €13,000 was seized in Sligo yesterday.   The discovery was made as a result of ongoing investigations into the sale and supply of illegal drugs in the Sligo area.   Gardai say a number…

Pedestrian safety works have begun in Ballintogher today. It involves the building of a new footpath and public lighting on the Dromahair road costing in the region of around €50,000. Local Sinn Feinn Councillor, Thomas Healy says this is the culmination of a three year campaign for the development. He…

An extension to St. Teresa’s National School in Ballintogher, Co Sligo is moving to the construction stage. The works include an additional 80m squared classroom, storage room and roof repairs. Over 80 pupils are enrolled this year at the school. Minister of State at the Department of Health and Sligo/Leitrim…

Calls are being made on the Local Authority in Sligo to address footpath issue in Ballintogher Village. Cathaoirleach of Sligo Drumcliffe, Cllr. Thomas Walsh has highlighted the footpaths on the Dromahair side of the village as being in a ‘poor state’. Cllr. Walsh says that although Improvements have been made…

Four Sligo Schools are set to benefit to the sum of 495,000 euro under the 2021 Summer Works Scheme to fix problems like roofs, alarms and windows.   31 million euro is being set aside for improvements to schools nationwide.   Upgrades of toilets will also be available through the…