SINN Féin’s Karen Mullan has said a number of meetings have taken place with various bodies in an effort to try and resolve the rodent problem affecting areas of the Bogside.
Said the Foyle MLA: “Further to a meeting Cllr Patricia Logue and I had with the Council, a group has been set up with the various stakeholders.
“This group has now met and everyone has agreed to work together to resolve issues.
“This will be to deal with the immediate problem in the short term and long term issues.
“NI Water has started a camera investigation in pipework in areas of the Bogside, any repairs will be followed up.
“An independent pest management company will carry out a survey of the problem areas we have identified. Both of these will form the plan for going forward.
“If you have any issues or see any sightings, or would like any further information please ring our office on 02871 377 551.”