Wednesday 18 October 2017

Opposition policies lack detail or fail to offer anything new

Would it not be worth keeping the meters to get an in-depth look at the level of leaks in the network?
Would it not be worth keeping the meters to get an in-depth look at the level of leaks in the network?
Paul Melia

Paul Melia

If this is the best the opposition have to offer, then our water network is in real trouble.

Despite 18 months of never-ending controversies and ample opportunity to come up with well-costed and sensible alternatives, the parties are offering little beyond vague aspirations on how to solve the problems in our ageing and creaking system.

Given the depth of frustration felt by the populace at the water charging fiasco, not to mention a looming general election, clear proposals would have been expected.

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