Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers (Resumed). - County Dublin Housing.

205.

asked the Minister for Local Government when he will sanction the tender for ten houses in the Naul, County Dublin which is with his Department for the past four months; and if he is aware that there is a danger that the builder concerned may withdraw his tender.

The proposal by Dublin County Council to accept a tender for ten houses at Naul is under consideration in my Department and a decision on it will be given as soon as possible. I am not aware that the contractor has indicated any intention to withdraw his tender.

206.

asked the Minister for Local Government when he will sanction the proposal of Dublin County Council to develop Limekiln farm, Walkinstown, by direct labour.

I have approved this proposal.