20 02, 2018

Fund to fight illegal dumping

By | February 20th, 2018|Athenry Area, Blog, Galway East, Gort Area, Headford Area, Homepage, Information, Kinvara Area, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

An allocation of €67,663 in funding has been made available for an anti-dumping initiative in County Galway this year. Applications are now open for community groups to apply for funding under the Anti-Dumping Initiative 2018 [...]

2 02, 2018

Meeting regarding roads and flooding in County Galway

By | February 2nd, 2018|Athenry Area, Blog, Flood Relief, Galway East, Gort Area, Headford Area, Homepage, Kinvara Area, Latest News, Loughrea Area, O P W, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I met today with Shane Ross, Minister for Transport and Kevin Boxer Moran, Minister for the OPW, with Galway County Council officials. The purpose of the meeting was to discuss issues in relation to roads [...]

1 02, 2018

Community Support Schemes 2018

By | February 1st, 2018|Athenry Area, Blog, Galway East, Gort Area, Headford Area, Homepage, Information, Kinvara Area, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Galway County Council invites applications from Community and Voluntary groups, and individual artists for their Community Support Schemes 2018. Application forms are available from my constituency office.

31 01, 2018

Canney receives assurance on Kinvara flood relief measures

By | January 31st, 2018|Blog, Flood Relief, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Kinvara Area, Latest News, O P W|0 Comments

I have received confirmation from Minister of State for OPW and Flood Relief Kevin ‘Boxer’ Moran that OPW will consider favourably any application from Galway County Council for funding to provide flood gates for properties [...]

26 01, 2018

Galway 2020 Small Towns Bid Ideas Programme

By | January 26th, 2018|Athenry Area, Blog, Galway East, Gort Area, Headford Area, Homepage, Information, Kinvara Area, Latest News, Launch Events, Loughrea Area, Portumna Area, Tourism, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Galway 2020 has launched the Small Towns Bid Ideas programme to which community groups can apply for funding to develop projects this year. A series of public meetings across Galway city and county over the [...]

24 01, 2018

Welcome correction of pension anomaly

By | January 24th, 2018|Athenry Area, Blog, Galway East, Gort Area, Headford Area, Homepage, Information, Kinvara Area, Latest News, National, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I welcome a decision by the Government to correct a pension anomaly that has existed for many people – particularly women – since 2012. In recent months, many people expressed concerns about their pension rates, [...]

24 01, 2018

Seamount College to benefit from Emergency Works Funding

By | January 24th, 2018|Blog, Education, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Kinvara Area, Latest News|0 Comments

News that funding has been granted to Seamount College, Kinvara by the Department of Education under the Emergency Works scheme is very welcome. The funding will be used for structural work on the school. The [...]

22 01, 2018

Have your say on electoral areas in County Galway

By | January 22nd, 2018|Athenry Area, Blog, Galway East, Gort Area, Headford Area, Homepage, Information, Kinvara Area, Latest News, Loughrea Area, National, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Have your say on electoral areas in County Galway.

11 01, 2018

Galway East to benefit from new tourism branding and marketing – Sean Canney

By | January 11th, 2018|Athenry Area, Blog, Galway East, Gort Area, Headford Area, Homepage, Kinvara Area, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Portumna Area, Tourism, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I welcome proposals by Fáilte Ireland to increase tourism potential in Galway East. These initiatives have come to fruition following meetings and discussions which Deputy Canney instigated during his role as Minister for the Office [...]

9 01, 2018

National Planning Framework must deliver AEC as Counterbalance to over-development in the East – Sean Canney

By | January 9th, 2018|Athenry Area, Blog, Farming, Galway East, Gort Area, Headford Area, Homepage, Kinvara Area, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Tourism, Tuam Area|0 Comments

The National Planning Framework, which is due to be published in coming weeks, will set out the strategy for economic development for the country over the next 30 years and the Atlantic Economic Corridor must [...]