Government must intervene in Priory Hall crisis - McDonald
October 13, 2012
Sinn Féin Deputy Leader and Dublin Central TD Mary Lou McDonald will today attend the march to mark the first anniversary of the evacuation of residents from the Priory Hall complex.
Speaking today ahead of the march Deputy McDonald said it is an indictment on this government that one year on the residents are still in temporary accommodation no resolution to the crisis has been agreed.
Deputy McDonald said;
“On this the first anniversary of the evacuation of residents from the Priory Hall complex I want to once again call on the government to take this matter in hand, to engage with the residents, Dublin City Council and the banks to ensure that a suitable resolution to this crisis is found.
“It is a terrible indictment on this government that the residents are still in temporary accommodation and that no resolution to the crisis has been agreed.
“The Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government must intervene immediately.”