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When it comes to maintaining roads in County Sligo, a councillor says it’s ‘an absolute crisis’ with ‘nobody listening.’ Fianna Fail Councillor Seamus Kilgannon made the claim at a council meeting this week during a discussion on roads and funding. A council engineer told councillors there were 1,250 kilometres of…

With snow in parts of Donegal and road conditions in places around Sligo town said to be treacherous in places, motorists throughout the North West are being warned to drive with care. A vehicle has gone off the road between Dromahair and Sligo, near St Angela’s College. An orange weather…

Leitrim County Council is to seek a meeting with the Department of Transport over the lack of money for a number of years now for the improvement of roads leading to people’s homes. In Leitrim, no work has been done under the so-called Local Improvement Scheme for the past seven…

A Leitrim Councillor is calling for the allocation of local roads funding to be brought forward. Fianna Fail Councillor Paddy O’Rourke says the National Transport Authority should announce the funding to Councils before the end of each year in line with the Budgets. At the moment the NTA, formerly the…