Donegal County Council rejects proposed Lifford one way system

first_img Facebook Pinterest By News Highland – October 10, 2011 News Twitter RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR WhatsApp LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton WhatsApp Twitter Google+ Previous articleMcGuinness confronted while canvassing by son of soldier killed by IRANext articleCouncil agrees revised Winter Maintenance Programme News Highland center_img Facebook Donegal County Council has rejected a proposed one way system in Lifford on the casting vote of the Mayor, with officials now drawing up revised Environmental Improvement Plans which retain the two way system.It had earlier been suggested that the issue be deferred to allow for discussions on an alternative traffic management system, after it became clear that the mood of non Fianna Fail members was to reject the proposed system.However, a vote was demanded by opponents to give long term clarity to the issue, but that almost backfired when the vote was taken.The initial vote on an amendment rejecting the proposal was lost by 11 votes to 10, but Sinn Fein Cllr Jack Murray returned to the chamber in time for the vote on the proceeding with the one way system, and that was tied 11-11, with the motion falling on the casting vote of Mayor Noel Mc Bride.The campaign against the one way system was led by newsagent Christopher Gallagher. He was in the chamber for the vote…..[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/10/chgal5301.mp3[/podcast] Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH Pinterest Google+ Business Matters Ep 45 – Boyd Robinson, Annette Houston & Michael Margey Donegal County Council rejects proposed Lifford one way system Almost 10,000 appointments cancelled in Saolta Hospital Group this week Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published Need for issues with Mica redress scheme to be addressed raised in Seanad alsolast_img read more