Saturday 22 July 2017

The 300 areas at flood risk: County by County

The county by county breakdown
The county by county breakdown
Miriam Donohoe

Miriam Donohoe

As many as 300 communities all over Ireland are at serious risk of flooding devastation unless the government invests €1 billion over the next decade in vital relief works, a Minister of State has warned.

LEINSTER

DUBLIN (24): Balbriggan; Baldonnel; Balgriffin; Belcamp Park; Donabate; Dublin City; Hazelhatch; Kinsaley; Loughlinstown; Lucan to Chapelizod; Lusk; Malahide; Mulhuddart; Old Connaught/Wilford; Oldtown; Portrane; Rush; Santry; Skerries; Staffordstown Turvey; Sutton & Baldoyle; Sutton & Howth north; Swords; Swords (south).

KILDARE (15): Allenwood; Athy; Castledermot; Celbridge; Clane; Johnstown Bridge; Kilcock; Leixlip; Maynooth; Monasterevin; Naas; Newbridge; Rathangan; Suncroft; Turnings.

MEATH (13); Ashbourne; Athboy; Ballivor; Bettystown; Clonee; Duleek; Dunboyne; Gormanston; Longwood; Mornington; Navan; Ratoath; Trim.

LAOIS (7): Ballyroan; Clonaslee; Mountmellick; Mountrath;
Portarlington; Portlaoise; Rathdowney.


LONGFORD (6): Abbeyshrule; Ballymahon; Cloondara; Edgeworthstown; Lanesbrough – Power Station; Longford.

LOUTH (8): Annagassan; Ardee; Baltray; Blackrock south; Carlingford & Greenore; Dundalk; Termonfeckin; Drogheda.

OFFALY (9): Birr; Clara; Daingean; Edenderry & Environs; Pollagh; Rahan; Shannon Harbour; Shannonbridge – Power Station; Tullamore.

WESTMEATH (3): Athlone; Kilbeggan; Mullingar.

WEXFORD (10): Blackwater; Bunclody; Courtown; Enniscorthy; Gorey; Kilmore; New Ross & Environs; North Slobs; South Slobs; Wexford.

WICKLOW (11): Arklow; Ashford & Rathnew; Aughrim; Avoca; Baltinglass; Blessington; Bray; Greystones & environs; Kilcoole; Newcastle; Wicklow.

KILKENNY (12): Ballyhale; Ballyragget; Callan; Fiddown; Freshford; Graiguenamanagh; Inistioge; Kilkenny – Nore; Kilkenny-Breagagh; Mullinavat; Piltown; Thomastown.

CARLOW (3): Carlow; Leighlinbridge; Tullow.

MUNSTER

TIPPERARY (19): Ardfinnan; Ballyporeen; Bansha; Borrisokane; Borrisoleigh; Caher; Carrick-on-Suir; Clonmel; Fethard; Golden; Marlfield; Mullinahone; Nenagh; Newcastle; Newport; Roscrea; Templemore; Thurles; Tipperary town.

WATERFORD (9): Aglish; Ballyduff; Dungarvan and environs; Dunmore East; Portlaw; Ringphuca; Tallow; Tramore and environs; Waterford.

CLARE (11): Bunratty; Ennis; Kilkee;
Killaloe; Kilrush; O’Brien’s Bridge &
Montpellier; Quin; Shannon; Shannon Airport; Sixmilebridge; Springfield.

LIMERICK (14): Abbeyfeale; Adare; Askeaton; Athea; Cappamore; Castleconnell; Clarina; Croom; Dromcolliherl; Foynes; Kilmallock; Newcastle West; Rathkeale; Limerick city and environs.

KERRY (15): Abbeydorney; Ballylongford; Banna; Castleisland; Dingle; Glenflesk; Kenmare; Killarney; Listowel; Milltown; Moneycashen; Portmagee; Tarbert – Power Station; Tralee; Tullig.

CORK (33): Ballingeary; Ballymakeery/Ballyvourney; Bandon; Bantry; Carrigaline; Castlemartyr; Castletown; Bearhaven; Charleville; Clonakilty; Cork city; Douglas; Dunmanway; Durrus; Fermoy; Freemount; Glanmire; Inchigeelagh; Inishannon; Kanturk; Killeagh; Little Island; Macroom; Mallow; Middleton & Ballynacorra; Milford; Passage West; Rathcormack; Schull; Skibbereen; Togher; Tower; Whitegate; Youghal.


ULSTER

DONEGAL (28): Ardara; Ballybofey/ Stranorlar; Bridge End; Bunbeg–Derrybeg; Buncrana & Luddan; Bundoran and Environs; Burnfoot; Carndonagh; Carrowkeel; Castlefinn; Clonmany; Convoy; Donegal; Downies; Dunfanaghy; Dungloe; Glenties; Killybegs; Killygordon; Letterkenny; Lifford; Malin; Moville; Newtown Cunningham; Raphoe; Rathmelton; Rathmullan; Tullaghan.

CAVAN (2): Ballyconnell; Cavan.

MONAGHAN (4): Ballybay; Carrickmacross; Inishkeen; Monaghan.

CONNACHT

SLIGO (7): Ballymote; Ballysadare and
environs; Collooney; Coolaney; Gorteen;
Riverstown; Sligo town and environs.

MAYO (11): Ballina and environs; Ballyhaunis; Castlebar; Crossmolina; Foxford; Louisburgh; Newport; Swinford; Westport; Westport Quay; Charlestown and environs (Incl Bellaghy).

LEITRIM (6): Ballinamore; Carrick-on- Shannon; Drumshanbo; Leitrim; Manorhamilton; Mohill.

ROSCOMMON (5): Athleague; Boyle; Castlerea; Dromod; Roscommon.

GALWAY (15): Ahascragh; Athenry; Ballinasloe; Claregalway; Clifden; Corrofin; Galway City; Gort; Kinvarra; Loughrea; Oranmore; Oughterard; Portumna; Roundstone; Tuam.

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