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COUNCIL CONCERN AS… SKATEBOARDING SCOURGE RETURNS TO TOWN!

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22 Feb 2013 Comments Off on COUNCIL CONCERN AS… SKATEBOARDING SCOURGE RETURNS TO TOWN!
COUNCIL CONCERN AS… SKATEBOARDING SCOURGE RETURNS TO TOWN!

The recent revival of the plaza area in The Diamond in Monaghan Town as an unofficial venue for skateboarding activities provoked concern about public safety when discussed at Monday night’s meeting of Monaghan Town Council – and prompted calls for measures to be taken to put an end to the practice. The issue was raised by Fine Gael councillor Tommy Hagan, who said he had witnessed at least 20 young people skateboarding and cycling in The Diamond on Sunday night, with some leaping on their skateboards from the bandstand ...