County Council members critcised for use of Section 140’s

A former member of Kerry County Council has criticised the current members for their use of section 140 motions to grant planning. James Courtney says they are misleading the public by granting section 140’s as these can be appealed to an Bord Pleanala. He claims the planning process is being manipulated for political gain. Speaking on this mornings Kerry Today Mr Courtney said Section 140’s are worthless.