18 12, 2017

Canney welcomes funding allocation to Galway East Community Youth Clubs and Groups

By | December 18th, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Galway East TD Seán Canney has welcomed the allocation of funding to many clubs under the Local Youth Club Equipment Scheme. Almost 1,600 community youth clubs and groups have been successful in their applications. ‘The [...]

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, [...]

30 11, 2017

Canney welcomes Sports Capital Grants 2017

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

Galway East TD Seán Canney has welcomed funding for spots and leisure facilities for Galway East. ‘In excess of €1.5 million in funding for clubs and public facilities has been provided. This allocation will allow [...]

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 [...]

27 11, 2017

Further funding for rural roads – Local Improvement Schemes

By | November 27th, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Further funding for rural roads This morning an additional €7.4 million in funding for Local Improvement Schemes was announced, with Galway County Council benefitting to the tune of €426,651. This morning’s announcement brings the total [...]

24 11, 2017

Are you under pressure with mortgage arrears?

By | November 24th, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Galway East, Gort Area, Housing, Information, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

iCare is a new housing body that may be able to help you resolve your problem. iCare is a not-for-profit housing body set up with the single objective of helping to resolve ongoing mortgage arrears [...]

21 11, 2017

Time for broadband providers to stop cherry picking locations

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

Over 4,000 queries have been submitted to the Department of Communications in relation to broadband in County Galway, many of which are highlighting the failure of broadband providers to deliver the services which are required. [...]

13 11, 2017

Slow progress on Merlin Park orthopaedic fiasco

By | November 13th, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Galway East, Gort Area, Health, Homepage, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Slow movement by the Saolta hospital group to address the current lack of theatre space at Merlin Park Hospital, Galway is totally unacceptable. A temporary theatre facility is in the tendering process with a closing [...]

3 11, 2017

Canney welcomes decision to suspend regulations for testing of tractors

By | November 3rd, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Farming, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Galway East TD Seán Canney has welcomed the decision by Minister Shane Ross to direct his officials to review as a matter of urgency and ensure that the regulations are not put into effect in [...]

24 10, 2017

Traditional farm buildings

By | October 24th, 2017|Athenry Area, Blog, Farming, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Housing, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

The 2018 GLAS traditional farm building grant scheme is now open for applications. Application form and terms and conditions can be downloaded here: http://www.heritagecouncil.ie/projects/traditional-farm-buildings-grant-scheme Completed applications (hard copy) should be returned by 5pm Friday 24th [...]