Whoa! Averaging 66,000 Unique Weekly Readers! 

Local News

SDLP: Minister’s action on Causeway Council belated, but welcome

1 Mins read
Causeway Council
Causeway Coast & Glens - © Causeway Coast Community

SDLP Causeway Coast and Glens Councillor, Helena Dallat O’Driscoll has said that the Minister for Communities’ decision to call a forensic audit into the Council is welcome but belated.

The Bann Councillor commented:

“In January of this year, our SDLP team wrote to the Department for Communities regarding serious concerns that we had about the management and financial viability of Causeway Coast and Glens Council. We received no substantive response from the Minister, despite numerous follow ups.”

“While we welcome the fact the Minister has eventually decided to act, it should have never been allowed to escalate to this situation. We need a forensic audit to restore public confidence in our Council and to ensure ratepayers money is being spent properly.”

“We will engage fully with the forensic audit and continue to press for good governance and transparency across Causeway Coast and Glens.”

Digital Editorial Team
11957 posts

About author
An article that is attributed to the Causeway Coast Community Team has either involved multiple authors, written by a contributor or the main body of content is from a press release. Got a news-related tip you’d like to see covered on Causeway Coast Community? Email us - [email protected]
Related posts
BusinessLocal News

Marcon builds new Tim Hortons restaurant in Coleraine

1 Mins read
Marcon has completed the construction and fit-out of the biggest Tim Hortons Drive Thru Restaurant in Northern Ireland at the Riverside Retail…
Local News

Bradley disappointed by planning refusal

1 Mins read
DUP MLA Maurice Bradley has expressed disappointed that the proposed development, at the Riverside Centre was shelved at today’s planning meeting of…
Local News

40,000 SQ ft Retail unit refused planning permission

2 Mins read
Planning permission was refused for the construction of a 40,000 sq ft retail warehouse unit and an associated 8,000 sq ft garden…

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *