Minister Kelly’s commitment to meet Dublin City Council welcome-Cllr. Daithí Doolan
Speaking after tonight’s Dublin City Council, Cllr. Daithí Doolan, chair of the councils housing committee, said:
"It has been confirmed that Minister for Environment Alan Kelly TD has agreed to release the funding that is currently needed for Dublin City Council's homeless services.
“He has also agreed to meet with councillors to discuss the housing crisis in Dublin.
"This is a positive development and to be welcomed by all parties interested in tackling Dublin's housing crisis.
"This meeting must happen as a matter of urgency, must result in funding being released immediately and a long term plan to tackle Dublin's housing crisis."