Flood Relief Ireland

23 10, 2017

Water Framework Directive- Draft River Basin Management Plan

By | October 23rd, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Farming, Flood Relief, Galway East, Gort Area, Housing, Information, Latest News, Loughrea Area, O P W, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Engagement and Feedback on the ‘Recommended Priority Water Bodies for Action’ and the Public Consultations meetings. Find out about the proposed river and lake water bodies identified for action in County Galway as part of [...]

16 10, 2017

Irish Water Update on Storm Ophelia

By | October 16th, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Flood Relief, Galway East, Health, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Dear Deputies Irish Water working in partnership with the Local Authority has incident plans in place and crews on standby to deal with the effects of Storm Ophelia. Irish Water recognises that the predicted conditions [...]

21 08, 2017

‘Western Rail Corridor crucial to future development of the West’ – Canney

By | August 21st, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Education, Farming, Flood Relief, Galway East, Gort Area, Health, Homepage, Housing, Information, Latest News, Launch Events, Loughrea Area, National, O P W, Portumna Area, Sporting, Tourism, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Seán Canney TD has reiterated the importance of the Western Rail Corridor for the future development of the West of Ireland. ‘Phase 1 of the Western Rail Corridor has exceeded the projected level of use [...]

18 08, 2017

Dunkellin Flood Relief Scheme progress

By | August 18th, 2017|Blog, Farming, Flood Relief, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Latest News, O P W|0 Comments

Deputy Seán Canney has welcomed the progress being made on the Dunkellin Drainage Scheme. ‘Work on the replacement bridge in Craughwell is progressing. The tender for the other bridges is complete and the preferred contractor [...]

14 08, 2017

Canney welcomes progress on South Galway Flood Relief Scheme

By | August 14th, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Farming, Flood Relief, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Latest News, Loughrea Area, O P W, Portumna Area|0 Comments

East Galway TD Seán Canney has welcomed the progress on the Flood Relief Scheme for THE Gort Lowlands. Tenders for the appointment of consultant’s will be issued this week. ‘Deputy Canney has received confirmation that [...]

28 07, 2017

Canney welcomes €63,000 flood work funding

By | July 28th, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Farming, Flood Relief, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Loughrea Area, O P W, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Funding of over €63,000 for flood projects in East Galway was welcomed this week by East Galway TD Seán Canney. The funding, under the minor works scheme, relates to Kilcloghans, Tuam; Graiguenavadogue, Caltra and Ballinakill, [...]

14 07, 2017

Canney welcomes revised farm flooding costings

By | July 14th, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Farming, Flood Relief, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Latest News, Loughrea Area, O P W, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

A change to the way in which flooded farmland in counties Galway, Roscommon and Mayo is treated in terms of assessment for minor works schemes was welcomed this week by East Galway TD Seán Canney. [...]

13 07, 2017

Canney welcomes OPW channel cleaning and riverbank works

By | July 13th, 2017|Blog, Farming, Flood Relief, Galway East, Homepage, Latest News, O P W, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Work is ongoing throughout county Galway by the Office of Public Works on channel cleaning and riverbank maintenance, according to East Galway TD Seán Canney. ‘OPW spends €15 million in channel cleaning annually and work [...]

21 06, 2017

Canney welcomes flood relief works at Labane

By | June 21st, 2017|Blog, Flood Relief, Gort Area, Homepage, Information, Latest News, O P W|0 Comments

Deputy Seán Canney TD this week welcomed the fact that flood relief works have been carried out in Labane. ‘The N18 at Labane was closed for over three months during the last flooding event. Galway [...]

10 06, 2017

Canney welcomes funding for Flood Defence works at Caheroyn, Athenry

By | June 10th, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Farming, Flood Relief, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, O P W|0 Comments

The Office of Public Works have agreed funding for flood defence works at Caheroyn Drive, Athenry, Co. Galway. “€36,000 has been allocated to Galway County Council to remove palisade fencing and existing stone wall, construct [...]