Posted by Cllr Ken Glynn on 05/12/2016
8.4 Cllr. Ken Glynn: To ask Mullingar Municipal District to ensure that the car park beside the fire station is swept on a more regular basis to remove any broken glass in this area.
Reply: This car park has been swept recently and will be included on the Sunday route for the sweeper as this car park is full with commuters during weekdays.
8.5 Cllr. Ken Glynn: To ask Mullingar Municipal District to include the L5144 known as the bog road between Ballinea and Shandonagh for resurfacing works in the upcoming Budget and to carry out some remedial works on it in the interim.
Reply: Restoration works were carried out on a portion of the L5144 in 2016. The remainder of the road has been patched.
8.6 Cllr. Ken Glynn: To ask Mullingar Municipal District to alleviate the regular flow of rainwater from the R392 which lodges outside the entrance to Geraghty's house in Shandonagh on wet days.
Reply: The drainage system at this location has been jetted out recently.
10.3 Cllr. Ken Glynn/Cllr. Bill Collentine: To call on Mullingar Municipal District to add Christmas week to the free car parking schedule in all Council controlled car parks, in addition to the usual days already agreed in previous years.
Reply: In order to support business in Mullingar over the Christmas period Westmeath County Council will have free parking in the County Council car parks in the town on Friday 9th, Saturday 10th, Saturday 17th, Saturday 24th December 2016.
10.4 Cllr. Ken Glynn: To call on Mullingar Municipal District to request private domestic waste collectors to immediately refrain from collecting in residential areas at such untimely hours that many residents around the town have been experiencing in recent times.