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Dublin City Council Spend €1 Million A Year To Tackle Illegal Dumping

It collected and disposed of almost 4,000 tonnes of rubbish in 2019 at a cost of over €1 million 170,000.

Sinn Féin Councillor Daithí Doolan obtained the figures and is calling for 'serious action' to be taken against those involved in illegal dumping.

Over €4 million has been spent on cleaning it up since 2016, with fines totalling more than €257,000 issued since 2018.

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