SIPO investigates council files

Michelle Nic Phaidin

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Michelle Nic Phaidin

SIPO investigates council files
Three files relating to allegations in relation to breaches of the Local Government Act by councillors have been received by the Standards in Public Office (SIPO) in Dublin.

Three files relating to allegations in relation to breaches of the Local Government Act by councillors have been received by the Standards in Public Office (SIPO) in Dublin.

A spokesperson for SIPO confirmed that the files had been received on Tuesday last.

Meanwhile, Donegal County Council (DCC) are examining a series of correspondences which have been received by the Ethics Registrar in the Council over the past number of weeks. The correspondences are anonymous in nature and signed off on behalf of ‘Tax Payers of Donegal and Rate Payers of Donegal.’