Donegal councillor is calling for an imaginative response to the problem of rent arrears

first_img Twitter RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Pinterest Facebook By News Highland – April 9, 2014 Pinterest Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th A Donegal councillor is calling for an imaginative response to the problem of rent arrears.In response to a question, Cllr Gary Doherty has been told that 1,571 council tenants, 33% of the total, are in arrears of 100 euro or more. The council says the vast majority of them are in payment plans to address the issue.Cllr Doherty says this shows that the tenants are making a genuine effort, and their plight is the result of the economic downturn and the government’s subsequent inmposition of an austerity based response.He says this must be addressed as a matter of urgency………Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/garyd830.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Google+center_img Twitter Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Google+ Previous articleCalls for more speed signage to be introduced on Letterkenny Ramelton RoadNext articleControlled explosion carried out during security alert in Strabane News Highland Donegal councillor is calling for an imaginative response to the problem of rent arrears Facebook WhatsApp News Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal WhatsApplast_img read more

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Cancer patient says thank you for the support

first_imgSylvia Braxton Dear Editor:There was a benefit held for me on Aug. 18. It was a wonderful success to say the least. I’ve worked for the City of Hoboken for over 20 years. I’ve been battling a second bout of breast cancer since November 2017. The amount of support that I’ve received from my immediate family, friends and the city is beyond words. I’m humbled by all the phone calls, texts and, visits. I appreciate you all; I will never be able to express my heartfelt gratitude. While this battle is proving to be difficult; I am truly blessed to having an amazing support system. Thank you to my friends and colleagues who not only check on me but on my family too. Thanks again, you all make me proud to be a Hobokenite!last_img

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