No water cut offs for tenants

first_img TAGSbudgetfeaturedfinance ministerNoonanwater WhatsApp Pictures reveal damage caused by wipes being flushed down Limerick’s loos Linkedin Advertisement Twitter Print NewsBreaking newsNo water cut offs for tenantsBy Bernie English – October 16, 2014 545 RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Shannondoc operating but only by appointment center_img Previous articleLimerick told ‘no way’ for Wild Atlantic WayNext articleWillie sees no messiah in the mirror Bernie Englishhttp://www.limerickpost.ieBernie English has been working as a journalist in national and local media for more than thirty years. She worked as a staff journalist with the Irish Press and Evening Press before moving to Clare. She has worked as a freelance for all of the national newspaper titles and a staff journalist in Limerick, helping to launch the Limerick edition of The Evening Echo. Bernie was involved in the launch of The Clare People where she was responsible for business and industry news. No vaccines in Limerick yet Email FINANCE Minister, Michael Noonan has said that landlords are are not entitled to cut water off if they refuse to sign up to water charges.In an interview with Newstalk radio, the Limerick Minister said that “they (Irish Water) are not entitled to cut people off…people need a water supply. They can limit that supply but if Irish water are not entitled then landlords are not”.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up Speaking to broadcaster, Pat Kenny, Minister Noonan defended the decision to take in existing local authority staff into the new water company.“These are the people with knowledge of the system. They have done their jobs to the best of their ability for many years,” he said.Minister Noonan was speaking in the wake of a parliamentary party meeting at which serious concerns were raised about Irish Water and the way in which the new company is dealing with customers.The Minister denied that budget 2015 was about buying votes for the next election.“My priority was to give some relief to the coping classes..I wanted to make the tax system more work friendly”.Minister Noonan said that the next election “will not be about any single issue. It will be about the economy – whether you’re in work or out of it,” he told Mr Kenny. Walk in Covid testing available in Limerick from Saturday 10th April Surgeries and clinic cancellations extended First Irish death from Coronavirus Facebooklast_img

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