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 [...]

19 12, 2017

Increased supports for group water schemes

By | December 19th, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Farming, Galway East, Gort Area, Headford Area, Information, Kinvara Area, Latest News, Loughrea Area, O P W, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Increased supports for group water schemes this week will benefit many households in Galway East. The changes, which were announced in recent days by the Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government, Eoghan Murphy TD, [...]

8 12, 2017

Canney Welcomes appointment of Engineering Designers for South Galway/Gort Lowlands flood relief scheme.

By | December 8th, 2017|Blog, Flood Relief, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Kinvara Area, Latest News, O P W|0 Comments

East Galway T.D. Seán Canney has welcomed the appointment of the Engineering Consultants to design an engineering solution for the South Galway/Gort Lowlands flood relief scheme. This area in County Galway has been subjected to [...]

6 12, 2017

Canney welcomes progress on flood relief schemes

By | December 6th, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Farming, Flood Relief, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Loughrea Area, O P W, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Galway East TD Seán Canney this week welcomed progress on the Dunkellin and Aggard Flood Relief Scheme. ‘Work is ongoing on a range of projects in relation to the Dunkellin and Aggard Flood Relief Scheme, [...]

29 11, 2017

€68,000 for Portumna flood works

By | November 29th, 2017|Blog, Flood Relief, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, O P W, Portumna Area|0 Comments

Over €68,000 has been approved today for Portumna flood works. €25,650 has been provided for the installation of a surface water drain and associated works at Oultort, Portumna and €42,750 has been allocated for the [...]

9 11, 2017

Canney Welcomes progress on Athenry Wastewater Treatment Plant

By | November 9th, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Galway East, Health, Homepage, Latest News, O P W|0 Comments

Work is to start on the upgrade of Athenry Wastewater Treatment Plant. The works when complete will ensure that the waste water discharged from the plant to the river Clarin is compliant with the discharge [...]

27 10, 2017

Canney welcomes progress on Gort Lowlands & South Galway Flood Relief Scheme

By | October 27th, 2017|Blog, Farming, Flood Relief, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Information, Latest News, O P W|0 Comments

Galway East TD Seán Canney has welcomed the progress being made on the Gort Lowlands Flood Relief Scheme. ‘The tender for the Engineering Consultants has concluded and a preferred tender has been identified. ‘Galway County [...]

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 [...]