Council passes €175m Budget for 2023

Yesterday Donegal County Council passed its revenue budget for 2023. The total expenditure forecast for next year is €175,555,907. This equals €480,975 daily expenditure or  €1,056 council expenditure per citizen. The meeting heard that the cost increases experienced in the previous two years during the Covid pandemic did not ease and instead have worsened. Advertisement […]

Council meeting adjourned as Cllr McBrearty suspended

THE monthly meeting of Donegal County Council has been adjourned following the suspension of Cllr Frank McBrearty.  The meeting, which was held at Aura Leisure Centre today, was adjourned a total of seven times and will reconvene next Monday February 7 at 1.30pm. The adjournment followed a recorded vote which saw Councillor Frank McBrearty suspended […]

Councillors considering suspension of Cllr McBrearty

DONEGAL County Councillors are considering suspending Cllr Frank McBrearty from all Council activities for at least one month. The January Council meeting has been adjourned six times following a number of heated discussions between Cllr Frank McBrearty and Cathaoirleach Jack Murray. The meeting has now been adjourned for the sixth time until 3pm. Advertisement Members […]

Council staff win UK award for project

DONEGAL County Councils SPACEial North West project reached its ultimate recognition to date at the UK Association of Geographic Information (AGI) Awards for Geospatial Excellence 2014.