Many social housing applicants left ‘disappointed’ by development in this Kilkenny town

In this week's Kilkenny People

Darren Hassett


Darren Hassett


Louth TD calls on Government to get proactive on vacant housing

The development is taking place in Ballyragget in Kilkenny

Councillors have said it is important to remember that the provision of 22 new local authority houses in Ballyragget leaves those left on the housing list in the area “disappointed”.

At this month’s meeting of Castlecomer Municipal District, Labour Cllr Maurice Shortall welcomed the development but said the “remainder (of applicants) are disappointed”.

For more on this story, pick up the Kilkenny People, which is out on Wednesday.