County Councillors debate mobile phone mast location restrictions

first_img NPHET ‘positive’ on easing restrictions – Donnelly Pinterest Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published Facebook Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH Google+ County Councillors debate mobile phone mast location restrictions WhatsApp Previous articleHSE: New Letterkenny General E.D. will open in the summerNext articleGardai urged to enforce yellow box at Letterkenny lights News Highland Google+ Twitter RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHORcenter_img People in Donegal are being asked their views on how the location of mobile phone masts should be regulated in the new County Development Plan.This week, the council met in special session to discuss the document which will outline how the county should develop from now to 2018.A number of Fine Gael and Labour councillors argued that mobile telephone masts should not be erected within one kilometre of residential areas, schools or community centres. Some Fianna Fail Councillors argued that in order to deliver communications of the highest quality in Donegal, these masts had to be located in town centres.In the end, the council agreed to include wording suggested by the county manager making reference to “close proximity”, without laying down a distance.Cllr Barry O’Neill says he believes it’s a matter of public health…[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/01/bon830.mp3[/podcast] WhatsApp Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson Facebook 448 new cases of Covid 19 reported today Help sought in search for missing 27 year old in Letterkenny Newsx Adverts Twitter Pinterest By News Highland – January 18, 2012 last_img read more