20 06, 2018

PROPOSED BOUNDARY CHANGES WILL LEAD TO ‘CONFUSION’

By | June 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

Galway East TD Seán Canney has hit out against a report which proposes radical changes to local municipal district boundaries. The Local Electoral Boundary Committee is recommending a series of changes aimed at making municipal [...]

1 06, 2018

Childcare Facilities in Galway East

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

I welcome the announcement of funding for Childcare Facilities in Galway East I have been informed by Minister for Children and Youth Affairs, Dr. Katherine Zappone that funding has been provided for many Childcare Facilities [...]

8 05, 2018

STATEMENT FROM DEPUTY SEÁN CANNEY

By | May 8th, 2018|Athenry Area, Blog, Galway East, Gort Area, Headford Area, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

STATEMENT FROM DEPUTY SEÁN CANNEY Following my decision last Friday to leave the Independent Alliance, I am now confirming that I have informed the Taoiseach that I will be resigning my position as Assistant Government [...]

8 05, 2018

21% increase in funding for grants for Older People

By | May 8th, 2018|Athenry Area, Blog, Galway East, Gort Area, Headford Area, Health, Homepage, Housing, Information, Kinvara Area, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I welcome the allocation of funding to Galway County Council of €1,887,048 for Housing Adaptation Grants for Older People with a Disability. This represents an increase of 21% on the 2017 allocation. ‘Galway County Council [...]

6 05, 2018

LARC – Loughrea Town Hall

By | May 6th, 2018|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Latest News, Loughrea Area|0 Comments

I met with Marie Cronin and Ann Mahoney of LARC in Loughrea yesterday. They are fundraising to restore the Town Hall Loughrea. I was delighted to have met them again to offer my support for [...]

4 05, 2018

Statement from Seán Canney TD – 4th May 2018

By | May 4th, 2018|Athenry Area, Blog, Farming, Flood Relief, Galway East, Gort Area, Headford Area, Homepage, Information, Kinvara Area, Latest News, Loughrea Area, National, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I have today informed my Independent Alliance colleagues that I am leaving the group. I wish the Independent Alliance all the best in the future. I confirm that I will continue to support the Government [...]

2 05, 2018

New radon testing for homes in Tuam & Loughrea

By | May 2nd, 2018|Blog, Homepage, Housing, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I welcome the announcement by Minister Denis Naughten that approximately 1,400 homes in the West and Mid-West of the country will be tested for radon levels. The areas to be tested include Tuam & Loughrea. [...]

1 05, 2018

Funding for anti-dumping projects

By | May 1st, 2018|Blog, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Funding for anti-dumping projects €89,982 has been allocated for anti-dumping awareness campaigns and projects in county Galway. There are nine locations involved, including Ballinderry Bog and Rivercrest in Tuam, Kinincha Road, Gort and Yellow Bog, [...]

12 04, 2018

Way now paved for water supply to Kilreekil after 40-year wait

By | April 12th, 2018|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Latest News, Loughrea Area|0 Comments

A decision has now been made by members of Cappataggle Group Water Scheme to supply water to the Kilreekil area. The decision was made at a special meeting of Cappataggle Group Water Scheme last night [...]

2 04, 2018

Funding for flood relief in Gurtymadden and Woodford

By | April 2nd, 2018|Blog, Farming, Flood Relief, Galway East, Homepage, Latest News, Loughrea Area, O P W, Portumna Area|0 Comments

I welcome the grant of €88,650 for flood relief works in two locations in Galway East by the Office of Public Works. €65,250 has been allocated for channel maintenance works and upgrading of pipework’s at [...]