Irish Water must respond to Dundalk sewage problem

This week at Dundalk municipal council’s meeting, I have raised the problem being experienced by residents in Greenacres and other nearby areas of Dundalk as a result of the flooding in January. I have yet to receive a response from Irish Water to a letter I wrote to them asking them to meet to find […]

Radio Interview with Bradford Community Radio

This was an interesting interview I did with Marie McCahery on her show called “Why don’t economists?” for Bradford Community Radio. In the interview I discuss the work I have been doing on local public banking and my reaction to the banking inquiry report. An example of community radio going where mainstream media will not go. […]

PPP for Social Housing “unacceptable and unaffordable”

Louth County Council are looking for expressions of interest from private developers in respect to land that they want to develop for social housing. I regard using the route of public private partnership by the council for provision of social housing is unacceptable and unaffordable. Read more about my reaction in the Dundalk Democrat here  

€4m funding for Dundalk town centre facelift welcomed

Dundalk town centre is to receive €2m funding from the EU which is to be matched by Louth County Council giving a total spend of €4m. I welcome this €4m facelift for the town but it is vital that the shopkeepers are involved in the design process. Read more on this announcement in the Dundalk […]