Unclear if Donegal County Council budget will be passed this evening

first_img Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry WhatsApp Twitter Facebook Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Google+ Twitter Pinterest Google+center_img Unclear if Donegal County Council budget will be passed this evening By News Highland – December 19, 2012 Previous article€2 per week rent increase on Council houses in Donegal looking unlikelyNext articleWoman stages sit-in protest over pay at Atlantic View in Ballyshannon News Highland RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR WhatsApp Pinterest Facebook News It’s not clear if Donegal County Councils budget for 2013 will be passed this evening.Cllrs from Fine Gael and Labour have outlined their support for the budget, while Sinn Fein have comfirmed that they’ll be voting against it.It’s still unclear if Fianna Fail and the Independents on the Council will vote for or against.Meanwhile, It’s now looking increasingly unlikely that the proposed 2 euro increase in rent for those living in council owned property will be included in Donegal County Councils budget for 2013.The council had been proposing a rent increase of just over 100 euro per house per year.Fine Gael whip on the Council, Barry O’Neill outlined his parties opposition to the proposal, while Sinn Fein had already said earlier this week that they could not support the councils budget if this measure was contained.Labour were also against the 2 euro rental increase.Sinn Fein Cllr Jack Murray has outlined why his party are against the Councils budget….[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/12/jack530.mp3[/podcast] 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic last_img read more