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Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Sligo-Leitrim Electricity Supply.

Tuesday, 7 June 1966

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. 223 No. 1

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Mr. Gilhawley: Information on Eugene Gilhawley Zoom on Eugene Gilhawley asked the Minister for Transport and Power (a) the number of householders who have been officially canvassed by the ESB for [10] installation of electricity supply in the Sligo-Leitrim constituency during the year ended 31st March 1966, (b) the number of those canvassed who received supply in the same year, and (c) the number outstanding.

Mr. Childers: Information on Erskine Hamilton Childers Zoom on Erskine Hamilton Childers I am informed by the ESB that 849 householders in the Sligo-Leitrim constituency were re-canvassed during the year ended 31st March, 1966; that 175 of these accepted and the remainder refused, and that none of the acceptors have yet been supplied as the construction crews were occupied in bringing supply to 257 other householders in the constituency who had been re-canvassed the previous year.

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