17 01, 2018

Streamlined process needed for critical infrastructure projects

By | January 17th, 2018|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Housing, Latest News, National, O P W|0 Comments

Important applications for projects involving housing, data, transport and inward investment are being held up because of needless delays in the processes involved and there is a need for a more streamlined appeal process for [...]

3 01, 2018

11 estates taken in charge in 2017

By | January 3rd, 2018|Blog, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Housing, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

A total of 22 housing estates were taken in charge by Galway County Council in the past two years, with 11 taken in charge in both 2016 and 2017. The Council assume responsibility for the [...]

16 12, 2017

Canney welcomes €8 million investment in Social Housing in Tuam

By | December 16th, 2017|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Housing, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Galway East TD Seán Canney has welcomed the fact that the contract signing for the construction of 40 new social and the refurbishment of 21 existing houses on Gilmartin Road, Tuam will take place on [...]

24 11, 2017

Are you under pressure with mortgage arrears?

By | November 24th, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Galway East, Gort Area, Housing, Information, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

iCare is a new housing body that may be able to help you resolve your problem. iCare is a not-for-profit housing body set up with the single objective of helping to resolve ongoing mortgage arrears [...]

24 10, 2017

Traditional farm buildings

By | October 24th, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Farming, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Housing, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

The 2018 GLAS traditional farm building grant scheme is now open for applications. Application form and terms and conditions can be downloaded here: http://www.heritagecouncil.ie/projects/traditional-farm-buildings-grant-scheme Completed applications (hard copy) should be returned by 5pm Friday 24th [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

5 05, 2017

Minister Canney welcomes allocation of funding of over €24 Million Housing Investment for Local Authority Homes in Co. Galway

By | May 5th, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Housing, Information, Latest News, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Allocation of funding and targets for 2017 which will see a minimum of 30 void and vacant social housing units returned to productive use at a cost of €624,000 in Galway County. Minister for OPW [...]