News

Fire services charges in Longford doubled last year compared to 2020

May 14, 2022 08:05 By Shannonside News
Fire services charges in Longford doubled last year compared to 2020 Fire services charges in Longford doubled last year compared to 2020
Share this article

Charges for fire services by Longford County Council doubled last year compared to 2020.

Details revealed to Councillors at the May meeting of the local authority reveal that income from fire charges grew from €125,975 in 2020 to €276,725 last year.

Parking charges also increased in year two of the pandemic, up from €403,340 in 2020 to €520,217 last year.

Advertisement

Planning fees also increased but there was a collapse in the number of fines issued for library books not being returned on time.

Just €360 was collected last year in fees and penalties, down from the over €5,000 collected in 2020.

Share this article
Advertisement
Advertisement

Shannonside Newsletter

Sign up now to keep up to date with the latest news.

Processing your request...

You are subscribed now! please check your email to confirm your subscription.

Copyright © 2022 Shannonside FM. Developed by Square1 and Powered by PublisherPlus