Wednesday, 10 March 2004

Ceisteanna (150)

Tony Gregory

Ceist:

217 Mr. Gregory asked the Minister for the Environment, Heritage and Local Government if Dublin City Council has sought permission to borrow funds to install central heating in tenancy houses; and if this matter can be dealt with urgently. [8123/04]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Minister for the Environment, Heritage and Local Government)

No application is currently before my Department from Dublin City Council seeking approval to borrowing to provide central heating in its housing stock. However, my Department approved proposals by the council in 2002 and 2003 involving borrowing totalling €13.419 million for this purpose.