21 06, 2017

Reminder – Community Facilities Scheme 2017

By | June 21st, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

The closing date for the Galway County Council’s Community Facilities Scheme is fast approaching. Galway County Local Community Development Committee has been allocated a fund of €64,500 by the Department of Housing, Community and Local [...]

15 06, 2017

Canney welcomes Clár funding of €514,223.16 for 12 projects in County Galway

By | June 15th, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Deputy Seán Canney welcomes details of €514,223.16 in funding for Safety Measures and Play Areas under the CLÁR Programme as part of the Government’s Action Plan for Rural Development. “The projects from Galway East include [...]

5 06, 2017

Sean Canney TD – Thank You one and all.

By | June 5th, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Dail Visits, 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

I have had the honour and privilege to have served as Minister of State at the Office of Public Works with special responsibility for Flood Relief for the last year I want to acknowledge the [...]

30 05, 2017

Key commitments under Action Plan for Rural Development being delivered – Canney

By | May 30th, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Farming, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Loughrea Area, National, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Minster of State and Galway East TD, Sean Canney has said the Government is delivering on its key commitments under the Action Plan for Rural Development which was launched earlier this year. The Action Plan [...]

30 05, 2017

Historical links to local workforce highlighted by Minister at OPW exhibition spanning 185 years

By | May 30th, 2017|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, O P W, Portumna Area|0 Comments

The exceptional skills and dedication of the local workforce was highlighted by Minister of State and Galway East TD, Sean Canney at the launch of OPW185 exhibition at Portumna Castle on Friday evening last. Minister [...]

24 05, 2017

Canney welcomes public consultation process on a new Greenways Strategy

By | May 24th, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Farming, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Loughrea Area, National, O P W, Portumna Area, Tourism, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Minister of State and Galway East TD, Sean Canney has welcomed the announcement from the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Shane Ross T.D, that a public consultation process on the future development of Greenways [...]

5 05, 2017

Minister Canney welcomes allocation of funding of over €24 Million Housing Investment for Local Authority Homes in Co. Galway

By | May 5th, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Housing, Information, Latest News, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Allocation of funding and targets for 2017 which will see a minimum of 30 void and vacant social housing units returned to productive use at a cost of €624,000 in Galway County. Minister for OPW [...]

20 04, 2017

Progress reported to Minister Canney on Portumna water quality

By | April 20th, 2017|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Latest News, O P W, Portumna Area|0 Comments

Minister of State for the OPW and Galway East TD, Sean Canney has been given an update by Irish Water on water quality in the Portumna area. Regarding the pump on the side of the [...]

18 04, 2017

Tourism boost for Galway as €750k Refurbished Portumna Harbour Reopens

By | April 18th, 2017|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Launch Events, Loughrea Area, Portumna Area, Tourism|0 Comments

The newly refurbished Portumna Harbour and Amenity Park has been officially opened by OPW Minister Sean Canney TD. The €750k project involving improvements to the harbour and onshore work was developed by Waterways Ireland, Galway [...]

30 03, 2017

Irish Water hosts local community and elected reps at Kilconnell water treatment plant

By | March 30th, 2017|Blog, Farming, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Launch Events, Loughrea Area, O P W, Portumna Area|0 Comments

Irish Water hosted a community event on Friday last (March 24) to demonstrate the works that have taken place to remove the Kilconnell water supply from a 13-month boil water notice. The solution was an [...]