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OPW  Office of Public Works related posts and information articles by public representative Sean Canney TD for the constituency of East Galway in the West of Ireland

31 07, 2018

Canney announces Flood relief funding for Sliabh Carran Housing Estate in Gort

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

Flood relief funding for Sliabh Carran Housing Estate in Gort I have received confirmation from the Office of Public Works that they are allocating €108,000 to Galway County Council to carry out flood relief measures [...]

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 [...]

30 03, 2018

Portumna Castle receives boost as tea rooms open

By | March 30th, 2018|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Latest News, O P W, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Portumna Castle receives boost as tea rooms open Seán Canney TD has received confirmation that the tea rooms at Portumna Castle are ready to open to the public. This facility will greatly enhance the castle [...]

9 02, 2018

Funding from the OPW for projects in Galway East

By | February 9th, 2018|Blog, Flood Relief, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, O P W|0 Comments

I welcome the allocation of funding from the Office of Public Works of €104,400 for projects in Galway East. The projects are funded under the Minor Flood Mitigation Works Scheme. ‘The three projects to be [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

29 01, 2018

Welcoming grant allocation to existing group water schemes in Galway

By | January 29th, 2018|Athenry Area, Blog, Farming, Galway East, Gort Area, Headford Area, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Loughrea Area, O P W, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I have been informed by Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government, Eoghan Murphy TD, of the initial block grant allocation under Measure 2 Enhancement of existing group water schemes of the Rural Water Programme [...]

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 [...]