Clane area Councillors hear the cost of litter

Litter.
The legal costs of prosecuting offenders in 2013 to Kildare County Council was €24,000, councillors were told at a Clane Area Meeting recently.

The legal costs of prosecuting offenders in 2013 to Kildare County Council was €24,000, councillors were told at a Clane Area Meeting recently.

And the cost of cleaning up illegal dumping was €283,000.

There were calls for naming and shaming at the meeting although it’s believed there could be problems with Data Protection.