Trump shelves hotel sea wall bid
Washington D.C. – 7 December 2016
US President-elect Donald Trump has withdrawn an application to build a sea wall aimed at protecting his golf resort in Ireland, the latest twist in a project that had stoked tensions in a tiny village on the Atlantic coast.
Trump’s company shelved plans to construct defenses about 1.7 miles long at his golf resort close to the village of Doonbeg in County Clare, it said in a statement. The plan was submitted on behalf of Trump in May.
The planned sea barrier may now be replaced with a scaled-down version, which will extend … Read More