Skip to content

There’s further pressure on Sligo County Council to implement safety measures in Ballygawley village.   There are ongoing concerns from the community there over the speed some motorists are travelling through the village.   The issue is said to have escalated over the last few years and while a pedestrian…

A Status Yellow High Temperature warning is in place across the North West and the entire country today, with temperatures expected to hit 32 degrees in some parts.   Local Authorities are on standby to react to the temperatures with warnings being issued of boiling tar leading to the possibility…

A new Cathaoirleach will be elected for the local Authority in Sligo today.   The outgoing Cathaoirleach Cllr Paul Taylor will conclude his term at today’s Council AGM.   It’s expected that fellow Ballymote Tubbercurry Councillor Michael Clarke will take over from Councillor Taylor.     The position of Leas…

This morning’s October monthly meeting of Sligo County Council was adjourned as a mark of respect to two former councillors who died recently. They were Fianna Fail’s Paddy Conway, who was a councillor for the Enniscrone area from 1967 to 1999, and Independent Councillor William Carter from Scarden, Strandhill, who…

Sligo County Council is warning of an increased risk of fire as a result of the current good spell of weather.   The council is pointing out that a Condition Orange warning is currently in place for high fire risk until 12.00hrs this Friday.   Members of the public are…

Traffic congestion and delays are expected to ease in Sligo town this afternoon.   It follows significant delays yesterday because of diversions due to road works on the current phase of the N4/N15 Sligo Urban Improvement Scheme, which involved surfacing works at the Duck Street Junction.   Among those affected…