Election Posters On Polls To Be Banned In Parts Of Limerick

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The practice of tying election posters around polls is to be stopped in parts of County Limerick in a bid to tackle climate change.

Councillors in the Newcastle West Municipal District have voluntarily agreed not to use posters in their area during the local election campaign.

They hope that other constituencies will follow suit and the rest of the Limerick council would introduce a ban on the plastic posters.


Deputy Mayor of Limerick City and County Council, Fianna Fail’s Michael Collins, says changes need to be made for our future: