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 [...]

9 10, 2017

Meeting with Harris on Merlin Park fiasco

By | October 9th, 2017|Blog, Galway East, Health, Homepage, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I, along with other Oireachtas members met with Health Minister Simon Harris TD last week to brief the Minister on the situation arising at Merlin Park hospital. Also in attendance at the meeting were Maurice [...]

8 10, 2017

Speech by Seán Canney TD Official Opening Mountbellew Primary Care Centre

By | October 8th, 2017|Blog, Galway East, Health, Homepage, Latest News, Launch Events, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Introduction Good morning Ladies and Gentlemen, Reverend Father and Public Representatives. I am delighted to be here today and I would like to thank Tony O’Brien for the invitation to officially open the new expanded [...]

2 10, 2017

Proposed changes to Fair Deal scheme welcome

By | October 2nd, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Farming, Galway East, Gort Area, Health, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Proposed changes to the Fair Deal Scheme which would assist self-employed people and farm families to access the scheme are very welcome and long overdue. Minister Jim Daly has confirmed that he proposes to cap [...]

21 09, 2017

Contract signing for Athenry wastewater

By | September 21st, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Farming, Galway East, Health, Homepage, Latest News, O P W|0 Comments

News that the contract for the upgrading of the wastewater plant in Athenry is to be signed in coming days is most welcome I have received confirmation from Irish Water that the contract for the [...]

6 09, 2017

Growing delays in orthodontic services

By | September 6th, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Galway East, Health, Homepage, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Delays in the recruitment process for orthodontists are resulting in ever-increasing waiting times for teenagers who need orthodontic treatment, according to Galway East TD Seán Canney. ‘The wait time for orthodontic treatment in county Galway [...]

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 [...]

16 08, 2017

Mental health survey

By | August 16th, 2017|Blog, Galway East, Health, Homepage, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Tuam & District Mental Health Association is aiming to gather information regarding the knowledge that people within Tuam and surrounding areas have of Tuam and District Mental Health Association and its services, inclusive of their [...]

14 08, 2017

Canney welcomes decision on Tuam Grove site

By | August 14th, 2017|Blog, Galway East, Health, Homepage, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

East Galway TD Seán Canney has been informed that an Bόrd Pleanala have decided to uphold the planning permission for the refurbishment of the old Grove site. ‘The decision allows for the proposed Mental Day [...]

20 07, 2017

Canney welcomes new childcare subsidies

By | July 20th, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Galway East, Gort Area, Health, Homepage, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

New childcare subsidies which will benefit up to 70,000 children nationally were welcomed this week by Seán Canney TD. ‘Two new childcare subsidies are being introduced from September, one universal and one targeted at low [...]