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FEARS OF RADICAL CHANGE IN SOCIAL HOUSING POLICY PROMPT CO COUNCIL TO SEEK MEETING WITH MINISTER

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11 Oct 2013 Comments Off on FEARS OF RADICAL CHANGE IN SOCIAL HOUSING POLICY PROMPT CO COUNCIL TO SEEK MEETING WITH MINISTER

Fears expressed at Monday’s meeting of Monaghan Co Council that the provision of social housing was in the process of passing out of the remit of local authorities and becoming the responsibility of voluntary agencies prompted agreement to seek a meeting with relevant Government Minister Jan O’Sullivan to discuss future policy direction in this sphere. Discussion arose in the context of an item on the agenda seeking members’ approval for the disposal of a site at Drummond Otra, Carrickmacross to the Respond Housing Association for the provision of a ...