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Anger mounts as lack of salt leaves regional roads in dangerous condition

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17 Dec 2010 Comments Off on Anger mounts as lack of salt leaves regional roads in dangerous condition
Anger mounts as lack of salt leaves regional roads in dangerous condition

michael@northern-standard.ie With nervous motorists in Monaghan and Cavan having had to chance their luck since the weekend on extremely dangerous roads that have not been treated by the local authorities, they will not be happy to hear that restrictions on the amount of salt to be spread will remain in place in the coming days, even as more severe weather is expected from today (Thursday) onward. An engineer with Monaghan Co Council confirmed to the Northern Standard yesterday that only national routes are currently being salted, as a result of ...