The Minister for the Marine Simon Coveney TD has given the go ahead for a new small craft harbour in Killybegs.
Dinny McGinley TD, Minister of State at the Department of Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht welcomed news, saying: “The proposed Small Craft Harbour will provide a safe and modern facility for current harbour users including small fishing boats, passenger and angling vessels and leisure craft.
The new facility, when complete, will also provide short term berthage for visiting leisure craft.
Funding will be provided under the 2013 Fishery Harbour and Coastal Infrastructure Capital Development Programme to kick start the project.
If you have a story or want to send a photo or video to us please contact the Donegal Live editorial team any time. To contact Donegal Democrat and Donegal People's Press, email email@example.com To contact Donegal Post, email firstname.lastname@example.org To contact Inish Times, email email@example.com.
Subscribe or register today to discover more from DonegalLive.ie
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.