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Public Consultation To Take Place On Litter Issues In Offaly

921 complaints were made to Offaly County Council about littering in 2021

Offaly residents are being asked for their ideas in relation to litter prevention.

A draft Litter Management Plan published this week identifies dog fouling, road-side dumping and disregarded cigarette butts as the biggest causes of rubbish. 

A public consultation will start next Monday 24th and run for 21 days, with increased CCTV and naming-and-shaming offenders already suggested as possible deterrents.

Independent councillor John Leahy says public participation is a key part of the process:

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