Gorvernment urged to keep rural post offices open

first_imgHomepage BannerNews Gorvernment urged to keep rural post offices open RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Pinterest Pinterest Twitter The government is being urged to develop a Public Service Obligation model to keep rural post offices open.It comes after An Post indicated earlier this week that 265 offices around the country are not viable and may be closed.Fianna Fáil says post offices could be developed to provide other services, like providing tourist information and processing motor tax and medical card applications.The party’s Communications Spokesman, Timmy Dooley, says that in exchange for such services, the government could provide vital funding:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/postoffcie10.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. WhatsApp Facebook Twitter 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North center_img LUH still not ready to restore IT systems Previous articleGovernment accused of blocking appointment of second breast surgeon at LUHNext articleStill Waiting vigil hears calls for more to show their support News Highland Google+ By News Highland – April 15, 2017 Pregnant women can receive Covid vaccine at LYIT’s vaccination centre WhatsApp Google+ Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Facebook Lárionad Acmhainní Nádúrtha CTR to take part in new research project last_img read more