Search our Archive


Over 2,500 Limerick households approved for bin waiver

Over 2,500 Limerick households approved for  bin waiver

SOME 2,598 applications to get free bin collection services in Limerick had been approved by the end of January.

The information, from a written answer by council director Gordon Daly, came to light following a question which was submitted by Sinn Fein councillor Sharon Benson.

Limerick is one of the few counties to have a waiver scheme. It remains a huge issue, especially in the city.

But the number of people who qualify for it has dropped sharply in recent years, with pensioners and those in disability allowances able to avail of it.

Read also: Limerick motorists fined for blocking cycle lanes

More News

Buy the e-paper of the Donegal Democrat, Donegal People's Press, Donegal Post and Inish Times here for instant access to Donegal's premier news titles.

Keep up with the latest news from Donegal with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.