Residents drinking dirty well water as connection too costly

first_img Pinterest It’s been claimed that some residents in Donegal are drinking water from wells that isn’t fit for human consumption because they can’t afford to pay for a water connection. Some connections from the mains to properties can cost over 50 thousand euro with people, many elderly and living off a pension, not in a position to foot the hefty bill.Donegal County Council is to write to the Irish Water Regulator requesting a review and reduction of costs involved for new water connections.Cllr Donal Coyle says in this day and age people should be entitled to a clean drinking water supply without the massive costs:>* By News Highland – January 30, 2020 Facebook News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Twitter Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programme Google+ Google+ AudioHomepage BannerNews Pinterestcenter_img DL Debate – 24/05/21 Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA WhatsApp Previous articleGovernment slammed over promised three school campusNext articleSigerson win “Phenomenal” for Conor Morrision News Highland Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic Twitter RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Facebook Residents drinking dirty well water as connection too costly WhatsApplast_img read more