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With local authorities sustaining massive reductions in their revenue sources due to the ovid-19 pandemic, calls have been made on the government to honour weekend commitments to fund County Councils so that they can continue to provide vital services.   The Calls have been made by Sligo Drumcliffe Councillor Marie…

Leitrim county council’s emergency management team have met this morning to deal with the flood water that still exist’s in both Carrick on Shannon and Leitrim Village. Since the 19th of February, heavy rainfall, weather warnings and storms flooded many parts of the North West with another storm on the…

The traffic lights at the roadworks at the Rosses Point turn off in Sligo are currently broken. Gardai are reporting that the lights – just on the other side of Hughes Bridge -are down due to weather conditions as storm Ciara which is set to hit the north west tomorrow.…

A Leitrim Councillor says the IFA has not done enough on the forestry issue in Leitrim. Independent Councillor Gerry Dolan made his views known when he met the President of the IFA at Drumshanbo mart last week. He is one of a number of Councillors to raise the forestry issue…

Sligo County Council hopes a dangerous three-storey building that’s ready to collapse in the centre of Sligo town can be demolished within the coming days. There has been concern for some time about the serious condition of the structure, located on High Street, beside the Friary. Although it has been…

Donegal County Council says it is confident all money allocated by the Department of Rural Affairs will be spent in the coming months. The Council has been responding to a query from Ocean FM News after Minister Michael Ring’s comments earlier this week criticising Local Authorities for failing to spend…