Government to provide funding for repair of infrastructure hit in floods – McHugh

first_imgGovernment Chief Whip and Donegal Minister Joe McHugh says he is pleased that the reconstruction of bridges and roads destroyed in the freak storm in north Donegal in August is to be paid for by Government.”A commitment from Government to support Donegal County Council financially is included in today’s Budget,” said Minister McHugh.”Council staff and contractors have done an incredible job but many months of works lie ahead and this decision by Government today approved by my Cabinet colleagues this morning is welcome news for Inishowen and other areas of north Donegal affected by the flood on August 22 and 23.”I want to again pay tribute to all those who have been involved in the ongoing repair works across the north of our county.”An initial estimate from Donegal County Council has set the costs at just over €15M.Dozens of bridges need replaced with hundreds of other incidents across the roads network needing repair. Government to provide funding for repair of infrastructure hit in floods – McHugh Facebook News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th DL Debate – 24/05/21 Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic Harps come back to win in Waterford Google+ Homepage BannerNews RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twitter Google+center_img Pinterest WhatsApp Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows WhatsApp Journey home will be easier – Paul Hegarty By News Highland – October 10, 2017 Facebook Previous articleJohn Aldridge say James McClean can get betterNext articleThree Donegal Ladies in Republic of Ireland Women’s National Soccer Team News Highland Twitter Pinterestlast_img read more