Ideally they are looking for not just security cameras, but for security personnel there too.
Councillors were told Traffic Lights would not be the right solution.
Councillor John Cassin says in a town like Carlow, it's more lucrative for landlords to rent to students.
Councillor John Pender says the speed limits might not go far enough to tackle the problem.
They're being directed over that bridge by their Sat Nav systems despite the fact that there simply isn't room.
The Council in a statement to KCLR news says it's of the view that the 2015 figure is unreliable.
The family were eventually offered emergency accommodation in a hotel room last night.
There's a meeting at six o'clock this evening to discuss how best to spend the money.
Councillor Walter Lacey told KCLR News it's vital that they get moving.