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Sligo County Council has agreed to write to the Government, calling for the introduction of immediate rent freezes.   A number of local rent hike instances were raised at the latest sitting of Sligo County Council, with the rent case in Tubbercurry where the landlord raised the rent by 75%…

There are warnings being sounded this morning in relation to the amount of emergency accommodation available in Sligo.   Local councillor Gino O’ Boyle is calling for emergency measures to be introduced which will prevent families ending up on the street. He has called for similar measures to be introduced…

Sligo Council have joined their counterparts in Leitrim by calling on the Minister for Environment Climate and Communications and Minister for Transport, Eamon Ryan not to grant a prospecting licence for gold  to Flintridge Resources for close to 50 Townlands in North Leitrim.   Leitrim Councillor had recently passed a…

A Sligo councillor is asking local TDs what they are doing about getting justice for the children who were abused, and some of whom died, in orphanages and mother and baby homes across the country. Solidarity People Before Profit Councillor Gino O Boyle is making the calling following the broadcasting…

A Sligo councillor says the Government’s proposed plans to deter and limit the ability of investment funds to buy up housing do not go far enough. New changes include a 10% increase in stamp duty on the purchases of ten or more properties over a 12 month period. Apartments will…