Council to seek a temporary replacement for Mullantiboyle Bridge outside Glenties

first_img Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal WhatsApp By News Highland – November 28, 2013 Google+ Council to seek a temporary replacement for Mullantiboyle Bridge outside Glenties WhatsApp Twitter Previous articleConnective Energy Holdings defend Sion Mills digester planNext articleMayor seeks appointment of Emigration Liaison Officer in Donegal News Highland Facebook Pinterest Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry center_img 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Facebook News Twitter Pinterest Cllr Marie Therese GallagherDonegal County Council will examine the possibility of replacing the collapsed Mullantiboyle Bridge in Glenties with a temporary structure.The bridge collapsed 3 years ago closing what was seen locally as an important route around Glenties Town.There is no money currently available to replace the bridge on the Fintown – Glenties road permanently as the estimated cost of the work would be 600 thousand euro.Councillor Marie Therese Gallagher agrees that is too expensive and has welcomed the council’s commitment to seek funding for a new bridge from outside the council.Councillor Gallagher has also welcomed investigation of a short term solution:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/11/marietheresebridge.mp3[/podcast] Google+ Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan firelast_img

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