Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - County Limerick River Drainage.

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asked the Minister for Finance what the present position is regarding the drainage of the Mulcaire river, County Limerick; and when it is expected that work will commence.

The Mulcaire catchment has been surveyed and work is proceeding on the design of a drainage scheme. At this stage, however, I cannot give any indication of when actual drainage works might be commenced.

Could the Parliamentary Secretary give the year?

I do not want the exact date. 1980? Yes, 1980.