Government dithering on Clare County Council’s proposed takeover of Shannon Heritage is damaging to the assets there, staff morale and ultimately Clare tourism. A high-level person needs to be appointed by gov’t to bring decision makers in relevant Depts and national/local govt bodies together.
I have repeatedly called on the Government to pursue those who supplied defective concrete products for profit. Tonight, they will have to explain why they are instead shifting the burden to people building or buying a home.
The Government has shut down calls for a windfarm on the Clare / Galway border to be retained.
Responding on behalf of the Environment Minister to a query from Scariff Independent TD Michael McNamara, Minister Hildegarde Naughton explains that the site is now ‘unathorised’.
The vilification of farmers by those who could not keep a hen or grow a potato is not sustainable environmentally, socially, or economically.