The development of a Digital Hub at the former Military Barracks in Ballina is a very welcome development for the town, but the project must be designed in such a way that local contractors can tender, and local people can get jobs during the construction phase.

That's according to Ballina-based Fianna Fail TD Dara Calleary.

On Friday last, the Housing Minister Eoghan Murphy gave approval for the Ballina Digital Hub which is a €7 million euro project, and €3.2 million has already been allocated, with planning permission granted.

Deputy Calleary says the project will bring jobs and investment, but he wants to ensure that local contractors and building workers will benefit also....

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