Saturday 7 December 2019

Stage One approval secured for 14 new homes in Lusk

Stage one approval for 14 social and affordable homes in Lusk has been secured, according to a local TD.

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell has welcomed confirmation that Stage 1 housing approval under the Social Housing Capital Investment Scheme for 14 housing units at Leonards Garage, Lusk.

Deputy Farrell said: 'I am pleased that Stage 1 approval has been granted for 14 housing units at Leonards Garage, Lusk with budget approval of €4,483,541 for this project. These 14 housing units will be comprised of a mixture of one and two bedroom homes.

'It is vital that we work to provide more social and affordable housing in our local communities, and throughout the country to cater for the needs of some of the more vulnerable members of our community.'

Deputy Farrell added: 'I will work to support measures that work to meet the housing needs of our communities, and I will ensure the Minister for Housing understands the need for the provision of social and affordable housing in the North County.'

The local Fine Gael TD concluded: 'We must also continue to work to implement measures to support people in the rental market and those trying to buy find a home that meets the needs of both them and their families.'

Fingal Independent