Friday 23 March 2018

Still waiting on litter strategy

I often wonder if Green Party environmental policy only extends to international affairs such as the recent summit in Copenhagen and similar world stage events.

While accepting the importance of global warming and carbon issues, there is still no overall practical national litter strategy in this state.

The countryside of Ireland -- along national, county and secondary roads -- is filthy with discarded rubbish. I have been attempting to create awareness at local level for some years now, and recently I have been raising awareness about the broken roads themselves.

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