Written Answers. - Flood Prevention Works.

Tony Killeen

Question:

129 Mr. Killeen asked the Minister for Finance when improvement works will be undertaken by the Office of Public Works at Clonchinchy Sluice, County Clare, in view of an ongoing flooding threat. [16317/96]

There are no proposals to carry out improvement works to the sluice in question in the immediate future. Maintenance of the existing works will continue to form part of the annual programme of maintenance of the Commissioners.