Meeting The Housing Needs Of People In Cork Is Critical To The Future Of The County
The Chief Executive of Cork County Council says there needs to be a huge increase in housing output to facilitate Cork's projected population growth.
Cork is set to become the fastest growing region in Ireland over the next 30 years with the County Council estimating that the population of the county will increase from 540,000 to over 840,000 people.
The Council currently has 59 social housing schemes at design or construction phase.
Speaking to RedFM News, Chief Executive of Cork County Council Tim Lucey says it's also vital that private housing schemes are prioritised:
More from Cork
Thousands Flock To Cork City For Liam Miller Tribute Match
The game which played host to stars like Robbie Keane, Ryan Giggs and Kevin Kilbane finished 5-4 on penalties
Oireachtas Public Accounts Committee Examines Presidential Spending
Some have argued the examination is politically motivated in a bid to do damage to Michael D Higgins.
Locals near Tank Field site express disgust after two memorial trees felled
The trees contained plaques in memory of two locals, one of whom died in tragic circumstances in recent years.
Two Housing Schemes In Cork Given The Green Light At Last Night's Council Meeting
The schemes will be based in Blackpool and Mahon
Three Female College Students Raped In Cork Since The Start Of The University Term
Calls For More Resources For Garda Protective Services Unit in Cork
Liam Miller Tribute Match To Take Place Today
The sold-out Liam Miller Tribute Match takes place in Pairc Ui Chaoimh later today with President Michael D.Higgins set to attend alongside family and fans of the late football star.