Storm Eleanor: Letterkenny housing estate has lucky escape

first_imgHomepage BannerNews Storm Eleanor: Letterkenny housing estate has lucky escape Community Enhancement Programme open for applications Google+ Twitter Facebook Previous articleOrange weather warning remains in place for DonegalNext article26 patients awaiting admission at LUH News Highland By News Highland – January 3, 2018 Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programme WhatsApp Pinterest WhatsAppcenter_img Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Facebook Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA Twitter Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic A housing estate in Letterkenny had a lucky escape last night after a significant amount of flood water was close to entering people homes.Glenwood estate and the surrounding area has been prone to flooding over the years, leading to numerous calls for flood defence measures to be carried out.While water gushed through the estate flooding some gardens overnight, homes were not damaged.Speaking on the Nine Til Noon show local resident Annmarie Simmons says the responsibility lies with Irish Water but a lack of funding has prevented the issue from being addressed:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/glenwodfgdfodlong.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Pinterest Google+ Publicans in Republic watching closely as North reopens furtherlast_img read more