Greens attack FF over developers

A warning by Minister for the Environment Dick Roche to developers to use land acquired for housing or risk losing it comes three years too late, according to Trevor Sargent, leader of the Green Party.

17th February, 2007

Sargent is expected to raise questions about the relationship between Fianna Fail and developers in the course of his televised keynote address to the Green Party national conference on Saturday.

At its conference, the Green Party will call for the immediate implementation of the terms of the Kenny Report, which dealt with obstacles to the rapid supply of housing.

The event will be addressed by consumer champion Eddie Hobbs, Ibec director of policy Danny McCoy...

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