[Audio] New Cork Prison – too noisy says City Councillor

16th April 2014
By Elaine Murphy

The construction of a new prison on the Rathmore Road remains controversial.

Cork CIty Councillors have agreed to install a monitoring system in Council
homes near to the construction site.

They want to make sure that vibrations from machinery do not cause cracks
or subsidence to other buildings.

The new 35 million euro prison is being built next to the existing facility.

The City Council have already written to the Irish Prison Service
expressing concern

Local Sinn Fein Cllr Thomas Gould said one woman had to move out of her
home because of the rock breaking work


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