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 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 [...]

20 09, 2017

Canney calls for equity for group water schemes

By | September 20th, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Farming, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Latest News, Loughrea Area, National, O P W, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

East Galway TD Seán Canney this week called for equity of treatment for group water schemes. ‘Following on from the announcement that domestic water charges are to be refunded with a minimum of delay, the [...]

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 [...]

18 08, 2017

Dunkellin Flood Relief Scheme progress

By | August 18th, 2017|Blog, Farming, Flood Relief, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Latest News, O P W|0 Comments

Deputy Seán Canney has welcomed the progress being made on the Dunkellin Drainage Scheme. ‘Work on the replacement bridge in Craughwell is progressing. The tender for the other bridges is complete and the preferred contractor [...]

17 08, 2017

Ballyglunin Railway Restoration Project

By | August 17th, 2017|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Latest News, O P W, Tourism, Tuam Area|0 Comments

National Heritage Week at Ballyglunin Train Station from Sunday 20th to Friday 25th August. As you will see from our programme we have an exciting and stimulating line up of events, catering for all age [...]

14 08, 2017

Canney welcomes progress on South Galway Flood Relief Scheme

By | August 14th, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Farming, Flood Relief, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Latest News, Loughrea Area, O P W, Portumna Area|0 Comments

East Galway TD Seán Canney has welcomed the progress on the Flood Relief Scheme for THE Gort Lowlands. Tenders for the appointment of consultant’s will be issued this week. ‘Deputy Canney has received confirmation that [...]

28 07, 2017

Canney welcomes €63,000 flood work funding

By | July 28th, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Farming, Flood Relief, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Loughrea Area, O P W, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Funding of over €63,000 for flood projects in East Galway was welcomed this week by East Galway TD Seán Canney. The funding, under the minor works scheme, relates to Kilcloghans, Tuam; Graiguenavadogue, Caltra and Ballinakill, [...]

28 07, 2017

Equal treatment needed on water charges – Canney

By | July 28th, 2017|Blog, Farming, Galway East, Homepage, Latest News, National, O P W|0 Comments

East Galway TD Seán Canney has said that equal treatment is needed for all citizens on the issue of water charges. Deputy Canney has written to the recently-appointed Minister for Housing and Local Government, Eoghan [...]

14 07, 2017

Canney welcomes revised farm flooding costings

By | July 14th, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Farming, Flood Relief, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Latest News, Loughrea Area, O P W, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

A change to the way in which flooded farmland in counties Galway, Roscommon and Mayo is treated in terms of assessment for minor works schemes was welcomed this week by East Galway TD Seán Canney. [...]