Government faces backlash after Donegal Islands excluded from road funding

first_img Facebook One of the founding members of Donegal County Council’s Islands Committee has hit out at Minister Michael Ring after he once again failed to set aside money for Local Improvement Schemes on offshore islands.Seamus Rogers, a former Labour Party councillor says road schemes on islands cost almost twice as much as those on the mainland, and as a result, he has asked Minister Ring on several occasions to ringfence money for schemes in the islands.However, he says Minister Ring is just ducking the issue:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/srldfdfddfdfdis1pm.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. WhatsApp Twitter FT Report: Derry City 2 St Pats 2 Derry draw with Pats: Higgins & Thomson Reaction WhatsApp Google+ Government faces backlash after Donegal Islands excluded from road funding Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic Twitter Pinterestcenter_img By News Highland – February 8, 2019 RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th DL Debate – 24/05/21 Harps come back to win in Waterford AudioHomepage BannerNews Pinterest Google+ Previous articleFurther calls for Jobpath to be shut downNext articleTyrone make one change for trip to Rosscommon News Highland Facebooklast_img read more