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BOILING POINT! – COUNCILLORS LET OFF STEAM IN IRISH WATER ROW

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24 Jan 2014 Comments Off on BOILING POINT! – COUNCILLORS LET OFF STEAM IN IRISH WATER ROW
BOILING POINT! – COUNCILLORS  LET OFF STEAM IN IRISH WATER ROW

The contention generated by the new Irish Water utility reached a new boiling point among the members of Monaghan Co Council on Monday – leading to the venting of a great deal of verbal steam which spread out to include not just the vexed question of future water charges but also the loss of powers and responsibilities by local authorities, the Central Remedial Clinic pensions controversy and “laughing yoga” courses, among other topics. The blue touch paper for the strong opinions expressed in the debate came in the form ...