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Independent Regional Group Members secure commitment from Tánaiste for buy local campaign

I along with my colleagues in the Independent Regional Group of TDs this week met with the Tánaiste and Minister...
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Grants for Outdoor Seating and Accessories 2021 extended to pubs that do not serve food

I welcome the inclusion of Pubs that do not serve food in the new outdoor seating and accessories grant scheme,...
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Construction approval received for Craughwell NS Extension

I have received confirmation from the Dept of Education that the tender evaluation for the extension of Craughwell is complete...
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Welcome for extension of CE Scheme contracts until end October 2021 to benefit over 11,000 participants.

Participants will be facilitated in exiting schemes on phased basis. I welcome the announcement by the Department of Social Protection...
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Red Letter Day for Tuam Grove site

I have heralded the commencement of construction work on the site of the Old Grove as a ‘red-letter day’ for...
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Welcome local pharmacies offering one shot Covid vaccine

I am encouraging the public to avail of vaccination as local pharmacies offer the Janssen single dose Covid-19 vaccine free...
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The Government’s continuing failure to be proactive will damage our economy and our social fabric

I together with the Independent Regional Group members state that the Government’s continuing failure for the timely adoption of successful...
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Government need to introduce a fair and transparent system of funding for Local Authorities

I have stated that the review of the Local Property Tax will give an opportunity to Galway County Council to...
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Welcome funding of €345,000 for Galway East roads

Welcome funding of €345,000 for Galway East to help road network become more climate resilient I welcome the announcement by...
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Portumna is shortlisted for the inaugural National Award

I welcome the announcement that Portumna has been shortlisted as a finalist in the Digital Changemaker category of the IE...
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  • Independent Regional Group Members secure commitment from Tánaiste for buy local campaign

Independent Regional Group Members secure commitment from Tánaiste for buy local campaign

June 18th, 2021|0 Comments

I along with my colleagues in the Independent Regional Group of TDs this week met with the Tánaiste and Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment, Mr Leo Varadkar today to discuss further supporting Irish local [...]

  • Grants for Outdoor Seating and Accessories 2021 extended to pubs that do not serve food

Grants for Outdoor Seating and Accessories 2021 extended to pubs that do not serve food

June 17th, 2021|0 Comments

I welcome the inclusion of Pubs that do not serve food in the new outdoor seating and accessories grant scheme, supported by Fáilte Ireland in partnership with local authorities. The scheme is now open for [...]

  • Construction approval received for Craughwell NS Extension

Construction approval received for Craughwell NS Extension

June 16th, 2021|0 Comments

I have received confirmation from the Dept of Education that the tender evaluation for the extension of Craughwell is complete and the tender report has been approved by them. “This approval paves the way for [...]

  • Welcome for extension of CE Scheme contracts until end October 2021 to benefit over 11,000 participants.

Welcome for extension of CE Scheme contracts until end October 2021 to benefit over 11,000 participants.

June 15th, 2021|0 Comments

Participants will be facilitated in exiting schemes on phased basis. I welcome the announcement by the Department of Social Protection of further measures to support participants of Community Employment (CE) and Tús schemes. ‘Under the [...]

  • Red Letter Day for Tuam Grove site

Red Letter Day for Tuam Grove site

June 15th, 2021|0 Comments

I have heralded the commencement of construction work on the site of the Old Grove as a ‘red-letter day’ for Tuam and North Galway. ‘The building has been empty since the Bons Secours closed the [...]