Council is hoping to clear pyrite scheme application backlog

A senior official with Mayo Co Council has said the local authority hopes to clear with the backlog of applications under the Defective Concrete Blocks Grant Scheme by the end of August, writes Paul O’Malley. The scheme is to financially assist...

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Calls for urgent hedge trimming on Mayo road

By Paul O’Malley Overgrown briars and hedges on the N26 are turning its junctions into “death traps”, local councillors have claimed. The members of Ballina Municipal District made their comments at the council’s monthly meeting when they called for urgent...

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Bend on Mayo road slammed as an ‘embarrassment’

By Paul O’Malley A Ballina area councillor has said she is “embarrassed” every time she drives along a particularly dangerous...

Saturday, 30/07/22 - 9:05am Read More

Huge crowds expected for Bonniconlon Show

After a three-year enforced absence due to the Covid pandemic, the Bonniconlon Agricultural and Gymkhana Show returns to the rural...

Thursday, 28/07/22 - 9:20am Read More

Annoyance over Ballina skate park announcement

By Paul O’Malley Councillors in the Ballina Municipal District have said they are unhappy they were not informed of the...

Wednesday, 27/07/22 - 2:00pm Read More

Bus station facilities described as ‘an insult’ to the town

Bus Éireann has claimed it was forced to erect a barrier at its bus station at Kevin Barry Street in...

Saturday, 16/07/22 - 12:01pm Read More

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