Wednesday April 1, 2020

Cabinet agrees €5m fund for companies hit by storm

Flood warning system also given the go-ahead as areas remain under water

8th December, 2015
Land submerged in flooding around Athlone Pic: Air Corps

Ministers have agreed a €5m fund for businesses who cannot get insurance or who are in flood-risk towns.

It is understood there will be an upper limit for funding which will cover vouched expenses.

The exact details will be worked out by Minister for Agriculture and Defence Simon Coveney.

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