Ballyleague and Lanesboro communities to host ‘Think Tank’ for jobs creation

The communities of Lanesboro and Ballyleague will come together to discuss job opportunities in the town next month.

A “Think Tank” is being organised by the Shannonside Enterprise group to discuss a number of issues around the town, including the creation of jobs, accomodation and business opportunities.

The group has called the public meeting in the wake of dozens of job losses in Mount Dillon in Bord na Mona and the uncertainty surrounding the future of Lough Ree Power Station.

Local businessman, Joe O’Brien, says that the meeting – which takes place on the 21st of September – will hopefully result in job creation for the community: