Downpatrick group water scheme

  • There's good news this morning for over 30 houses in the Downpatrick Head area of north Mayo.

    Following a 20-year campaign for a group water scheme, Mayo TD Dara Calleary says the scheme can now proceed to construction.

    While funding of €243,000 was announced for the scheme in 2019, it was not sufficient, and would prove too costly for householders.

    Deputy Calleary says a further €110,000 has now been allocated, which will allow the long-awaited group water scheme for 36 houses to progress...