Councillors to raise concerns over fire service

Serious concern has been expressed about the future of the fire service in Co Clare with calls for a report in the viability of the current ‘retained’ model.

Shannon Group not responsible for appointing its Board Members

Shannon Group plc have confirmed that the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport must sanction appointments to its Board of Directors.

Major accident on N19 would force closure of Shannon...

A number of road projects in Co Clare will be completed one by one according to CEO of Clare County Council, Pat Dowling.

“Democratic deficit” exists in Shannon Group

A “democratic deficit” exists on the board Shannon Group PLC according to one of the county’s elected representatives.

Kelly returning to council with legal advice after heated...

A heated discussion occurred at the January meeting of Clare County Council with Cllr PJ Kelly accusing the local authority of a lack of “equity and fairness” by neglecting rural areas.

Some landlords flaunting the law Council hears

Landlords are being urged to register with the Private Residential Tenancy Board by certain members of Clare County Council.

Concerns raised over flood defences in Clare

Concerns have been expressed over the county’s flood defence systems in place.

Increase in library activity is “a good news story”

An increase in the activity of libraries across Co Clare has been described as “a good news story”.

Elected members hamstrung in the performance of duties

Data protection laws are affecting Clare councillors from performing their duties, elected members of the county’s local authority have claimed.