Silvermines Clean-Up

THE Junior Minister for Public Transport, Alan Kelly, has expressed his confidence that continued progress is being made on the clean up of various toxic sites from the former Mogul mines in the Silvermines.

THE Junior Minister for Public Transport, Alan Kelly, has expressed his confidence that continued progress is being made on the clean up of various toxic sites from the former Mogul mines in the Silvermines.

“I recently met the relevant officials in the Department responsible and they assured me of their continued support for the Silvermines clean-up despite the economic situation facing the country. The key issue initially is to protect the investment in the Gortmore site. Various options are being looked at,” he said.