The state has spent billions on public sewerage schemes.
Those in mainly urban areas have all benefitted from this expenditure funded from taxes collected from urban and rural dwellers most of whom are on septic tank systems.
These rural dwellers have received no benefit whatever from this colossal state expenditure.
Now the state are upping the ante and introducing requirements that in all probablitiy will require rural dwellers to spend literally thousands on upgrading their treatment plants.
Its a question of spreading the taxation liability in a fair and transparent manner and therefor those whose septic tanks require upgrading should be grant aided in the same way that the millions of urban dwellers have received upgraded sewerage treatment facilities courtesy of all rural and urban taxpayers.
Where do you think the money will come out of? FF has bankrupted the country. The country is taking in 35 billion in taxes and spending 55 billion. You have omitted to mention the EU Directive which insistes that septic tanks are brought up to standard. Ireland faces heavy fines. The Directive is in existence since 2009-from the time of the FF/Green government.
YOU are DELIBERATELYT IGNORING THE EU DIRECTIVE.
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