Kildare County Council currently do not have the funds to underground overhead cables in Ballymore Eustace village.
New elected Councilllor Evie Sammon had submitted a motion to the Naas MD July meeting asking the council to do so.
However, KCC said that due to limited resources, it was not possible to take on the project.
Sammon had put forward the motion on behalf of the village's Tidy Towns committee.
She explained, on Kildare Today, why they were looking for the cables to be moved underground: