Written Answers. - Garda Stations.

Austin Deasy

Question:

38 Mr. Deasy asked the Minister for Justice the current position regarding the provision of a new Garda station at Kilmacthomas, County Waterford. [8749/97]

Efforts have been made to secure a suitable premises for purchase or lease which would provide a solution to the immediate problem. However, this has proved unsuccessful to date. The feasibility of refurbishing the existing building or securing a site for a new station will now have to be considered.