Diesel sludge dumped outside Dundalk over weekend

The incident took place in Kilcurry

Diesel sludge dumped outside Dundalk over weekend

2 cubes of diesel sludge were dumped in Kilcurry over the weekend

Diesel sludge dumping continues in North Louth with the news that two cubes were dumped over the weekend, outside Dundalk.

Louth County Council informed the Dundalk Democrat today that they were made aware of the dumping yesterday, that took place in Kilcurry.

According to Louth County Council, they were notified that two cubes of diesel sludge were dumped at Balriggan, Kilcurry on Sunday.

They confirmed that the cubes have since been removed and the road has been cleaned by the Council's contractors.

This brings to 57, the number of cubes of diesel sludge that have been dumped in Louth so far in 2017.

As revealed previously by the Dundalk Democrat, the cost of removing the sludge in 2017, excluding last weekend's incident, is €55,000.

To continue reading this archived article for FREE,
please just kindly register and/or log in.

Registration is absolutely 100% FREE and will help us personalise your experience on our sites. You can also sign up to our carefully curated newsletter(s) to keep up to date with your latest local news!

Register / Login

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.