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“PHENOMENAL” LEGAL COSTS OF BY-PASS LAND ACQUISITION PROVOKE CONCERN

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7 Mar 2014 Comments Off on “PHENOMENAL” LEGAL COSTS OF BY-PASS LAND ACQUISITION PROVOKE CONCERN

“Unbelievable” and “a phenomenal amount of money” were the descriptions applied by Sinn Féin’s Brian McKenna at Tuesday’s meeting of Monaghan Co Council to legal and other costs of €626,000 which had arisen in relation to the compulsory purchase of a section of land by the Council to facilitate the development of the Monaghan by-pass. Colr McKenna asked for an official statement on the amount of costs, which were detailed in financial reports which came before the members for consideration when they met on Tuesday. Matt Carthy asked ...