Written Answers. - Local Authority Housing.

Michael Bell

Question:

681 Mr. Bell asked the Minister for the Environment and Local Government the number of local authority houses sanctioned by his Department for each local authority in County Louth for each of the past ten years. [1435/99]

Details of the numbers of housing starts authorised for each local authority for the years 1992-1999 are available in statements available in the Oireachtas Library. The number of housing "starts" authorised for Louth County Council, Drogheda Corporation and Dundalk District Council for the years 1989 to 1991 are as follows:

1989

Nil

8

16

1990

10

20

10

1991

18

12

12