€411,878 fire fees gone up in smoke in Limerick

first_imgTwitter Print TAGSlimerickLimerick City and County CouncilLimerick Fire Service Linkedin Vanishing Ireland podcast documenting interviews with people over 70’s, looking for volunteers to share their stories NewsLocal News€411,878 fire fees gone up in smoke in LimerickBy Alan Jacques – February 26, 2015 840 WhatsApp JUST over half the fees owed to Limerick City and County Council for fire brigade call outs in 2014 were collected.Out of €849,599 owed to Limerick Fire Service only €437,721 was collected last year, leaving the local authority with arrears of €411,878.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up Limerick City and County Council charge fire brigade services for chimney fires (€300 per attendance), domestic fires (€550 per hour) and commercial fires (€1,100 per hour).Regarding the monies outstanding to the Council for 2014, a spokeswoman told the Limerick Post that many claims are currently being processed by insurance companies so this takes a bit of time to finalise.“Other outstanding monies are followed up with an invoice, two reminders, a debt collection agency and legal notice,” she explained. Limerick’s National Camogie League double header to be streamed live Emailcenter_img Advertisement Predictions on the future of learning discussed at Limerick Lifelong Learning Festival Limerick Ladies National Football League opener to be streamed live Previous articleIrish Rail to work on ‘lethal ramp’ in County LimerickNext articleLimerick to host undefeated Armagh in Kilmallock Alan Jacqueshttp://www.limerickpost.ie RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR WATCH: “Everyone is fighting so hard to get on” – Pat Ryan on competitive camogie squads Facebook Limerick Artist ‘Willzee’ releases new Music Video – “A Dream of Peace” last_img