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Distant government, frustrated council and community

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Government plans “exclusive of any meaningful consultation with the community affected by the proposal.” As the year draws to a close these words summed up the local political picture: a distant government holding the purse strings, calling the shots and seemingly incapable of either listening to or communicating frankly with the people and their local representatives. KIERAN FINNANE reports from last night's council meeting.

Updated 11.42 am, 28 November 2018, Minister's reply.

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