17 08, 2017

Galway East benefits from announcement of Capital Grant funding for child care facilities – Canney

By | August 17th, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Education, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

East Galway TD Seán Canney welcomes Minister Catherine Zapone’s announcement of funding of €1.2m for the School Age Childcare Capital Scheme to improve existing school age childcare services. 263 projects nationally are being supported to [...]

16 08, 2017

Leader funding now open

By | August 16th, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Leader funding is now open for applications and applications can be made to Galway Rural Development. Funding is in three strands or themes, Theme 1 Economic development, enterprise development and job creation, Theme 2 Social [...]

15 08, 2017

Fuel allowance change

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

For the 2017-2018 Fuel Allowance season, you have the option of getting your total allowance paid in two lump sums. To get your Fuel Allowance in two lump sums you must fill in form FA [...]

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 [...]

2 08, 2017

Funding for environmental projects

By | August 2nd, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Education, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Portumna Area, Tourism, Tuam Area|0 Comments

A large number of environmental projects in County Galway are to be funded under the Local Agenda 21 Environmental Partnership Fund. The Fund supports initiatives by communities, individuals and not-for-profit groups. This year funding is [...]

1 08, 2017

Canney welcomes approval for rural recreation projects

By | August 1st, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Funding for a number of rural recreation projects around county Galway was welcomed today by East Galway TD Seán Canney. ‘Trails in Tuam, Loughrea, Kilconly, Kilchreest and Laurencetown will benefit under the scheme. The funding [...]

25 07, 2017

Community Survey by Galway Rural Development

By | July 25th, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Galway Rural Development is undertaking a community consultation through survey and would really appreciate your help. The survey is aimed at gathering information from Local Community Groups in the 73 smaller disadvantaged areas as per [...]

20 07, 2017

Canney welcomes new childcare subsidies

By | July 20th, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Galway East, Gort Area, Health, Homepage, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

New childcare subsidies which will benefit up to 70,000 children nationally were welcomed this week by Seán Canney TD. ‘Two new childcare subsidies are being introduced from September, one universal and one targeted at low [...]

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. [...]

12 07, 2017

Canney welcomes commitment on Youthwork Ireland services

By | July 12th, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Galway East, Gort Area, Health, Homepage, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Canney welcomes commitment on Youthwork Ireland services East Galway TD Seán Canney has welcomed a commitment by HSE West to fund the counselling service provided by Youthwork Ireland Galway from September to Christmas. On Monday [...]