Kerry County Council planning 197 additional social housing units for 2018

197 social housing units are planned to be commenced or purchased by Kerry County Council in 2018.

Kerry County Council outlined the figures to North Kerry Sinn Féin Cllr Robert Beasley at their recent monthly meeting.

It was also outlined that 99 units will be commenced or purchased by year-end.

The Council is currently reviewing housing lands with a view to finalising future plans and proposals for the next phase of the housing programme.