Flood Relief Ireland

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 [...]

5 06, 2017

Sean Canney TD – Thank You one and all.

By | June 5th, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Dail Visits, 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

I have had the honour and privilege to have served as Minister of State at the Office of Public Works with special responsibility for Flood Relief for the last year I want to acknowledge the [...]

11 05, 2017

Minister Canney confirms weekend opening date for Skellig Michael

By | May 11th, 2017|Blog, Flood Relief, Homepage, Information, Latest News, National, O P W, Tourism|0 Comments

Minister of State at the Office of Public Works (OPW) has confirmed that Skellig Michael, the famous UNESCO World Heritage Site located off the Kerry coast, will open to visitors from Sunday, 14th May 2017. [...]

12 04, 2017

Minister Canney outlines significant progress on maintenance activity by the Shannon Flood Risk State Agency Co-ordination Working Group

By | April 12th, 2017|Blog, Farming, Flood Relief, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, National, O P W|0 Comments

Seán Canney, T.D., Minister of State with responsibility for the Office of Public Works (OPW) and Flood Relief outlined the range of additional measures being taken to address flood risk on the River Shannon at [...]

12 04, 2017

Minister Canney updates IFA on flood protection measures

By | April 12th, 2017|Blog, Farming, Flood Relief, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, National, O P W|0 Comments

Minister of State for the OPW and Galway East TD, Sean Canney met with an IFA delegation in Government buildings this week to update them on flood protection measures being undertaken by his Department. The [...]

11 04, 2017

Canney announces arrangements for the Voluntary Homeowner Relocation Scheme

By | April 11th, 2017|Blog, Farming, Flood Relief, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, National, O P W|0 Comments

After attending today’s Government meeting, Independent Alliance Minister of State for the Office of Public Works and Flood Relief, Seán Canney TD, has announced that the Government has agreed the administrative arrangements for a once-off [...]

14 03, 2017

Minister Canney meets with Mr Huang Rong, Shanghai Deputy Secretary General for Flood Relief

By | March 14th, 2017|Blog, Flood Relief, Homepage, Information, Latest News, O P W, Tourism|0 Comments

On the occasion of his visit to China, Mr. Seán Canney, T.D., Minister of State for the Office of Public Works and Flood Relief has met with Mr Huang Rong, Shanghai Deputy Secretary General for [...]

12 03, 2017

Minister Canney outlines actions and the investment being made to mitigate flood risk

By | March 12th, 2017|Blog, Flood Relief, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, National, O P W|0 Comments

Seán Canney, T.D., Minister of State with responsibility for the Office of Public Works (OPW) and Flood Relief outlined actions and the investment being made to mitigate flood risk. The Minister said “While water levels [...]

24 02, 2017

Presentation to Oireachtas members on Cork City Flood Relief Scheme

By | February 24th, 2017|Blog, Flood Relief, Homepage, Information, Latest News, National, O P W|0 Comments

Seán Canney, T.D., Minister of State with responsibility for the Office of Public Works (OPW) and Flood Relief today attended a special presentation of the Lower Lee (Cork City) Flood Relief Scheme proposals to Oireachtas [...]