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Leitrim County Council is to be asked to ‘seriously consider what is acceptable’ when it comes to new wind farms in the county.   Fine Gael Councillor Frank Dolan says the issue needs to be seriously considered as the council prepares its new county development plan.   He says the…

Calls will be made at next week’s meeting of the Manorhamilton Municipal District of Leitrim County Council for the local authority to guarantee the future of small libraries throughout the County.   Fine Gael Councillor Sean McDermott is expected to raise the issue at next meeting of the Councillors early…

Leitrim Council and the Library services in the county have enlisted the services of the former Eurovision winner Charlie McGettigan to help residents of the County to get through the latest stages of the lockdown with their ‘Shed Sessions’ McGettigan who resides in Drumshanbo will be posting a weekly video…

A warning has been issued to the people of Leitrim to redouble their efforts in the fight against the spread of Covid-19.       The warning was contained in a statement issued jointly between by the Cathaoirleach of Leitrim County Council, Cllr. Mary Bohan, Chief Executive Lar Power, Chief…

Next Monday’s meeting of Leitrim County Council will hear calls to rescind the 25% Commercial Rates charges that apply to vacant commercial properties.   The calls will be made by Manorhamilton Municipal District Councillor Justin Warnock.   The Fianna Fáil Kinlough based Councillor with it now almost impossible to attract…

Leitrim county Council have moved to clarify the situation in relation to the re-opening of the popular attraction site at Glencar Waterfall.   Playgrounds across the County have been re-opened this week after council staff inspected playgrounds and erected health and safety signage. Speaking at yesterday’s meeting of Manorhamilton Municipal…

Concerns were raised over the lack of suitable family housing at this week’s Manorhamilton municipal District meeting of Leitrim County Council.   Fine Gael Councillor Frank Dolan had tabled a motion in relation to the provision of additional family housing in Dromahair while Drumkeerin Councillor Padraig Fallon had motions down…