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Feb 2, 2021

Kathriona Devereux: It’s time to think again about flood defences for Cork city

THE issue of the flood relief scheme for Cork has gone off the radar recently.

The walls versus tidal barrier disagreement about how best to protect Cork has escalated to the High Court, with community...

Feb 4, 2021

Cork City flood relief scheme is our best option

Despite opposition, the Lower Lee Flood Relief Scheme will serve Cork, its people and businesses well, says Dr John Martin, a chartered engineer with over 15 years’ experience in the field of flood risk management.

Feb 8, 2021

An Independent Review Will Restore Confidence

Dr John Martin, Principal Officer of the OPW Flood Management provided his response to Kathriona Devereux’s article on the recent launch of the Lee Engineering and Environment Forum (LEEF) website (The Echo, 4 February). We welcome...

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