Douglas Flooding

I was shocked this week when a constituent contacted me and told me that he phoned a major insurance company to seek house insurance, when he mentioned where he lived (Grange) he was told they had no interest in quoting as it was in the Douglas area.  I am going…

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FREE FINANCIAL ADVICE TO DISTRESSED HOMEOWNERS

  I welcome today’s announcement of  the Government’s provision of free, independent financial advice for homeowners in difficulty with their mortgage. The Minister for Social Protection, Joan Burton TD, has announced that independent financial advice will be available to mortgage holders who are being offered long-term resolution proposals by their…

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Ardfield-Taking in charge

Following representation on behalf of the Residents of Ardfield as to the current status of the Taking in Charge of their Estate, Council have informed me that the Developer (John J Fleming Construction – in Receivership) continues to be responsible for the Development and its completion.  The Developer has informed…

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Cork Lower Harbour Sewerage Scheme Constructions Stage Budget 83.75M

 Proposed Scheme: The Cork Lower Harbour SS includes the existing population/industrial centres ofCobh, Carrigaline (including Crosshaven), Passage West/Monkstown (including Glenbrook & Raffeen) and Ringaskiddy (including Shanbally & Coolmore). The population (based on the 2006 census) of the area is estimated to be 34,500 persons. The initial loading on the Waste…

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