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Calls for a Mediator to be appointed to resolve Special Needs Education as a matter of urgency

I have today proposed that a facilitator be brought in to help solve the impasse in relation to Special Needs...
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Canney welcomes funding for outdoor recreation projects in Laurencetown

Seán Canney TD this week welcomed funding for and outdoor recreation project in Laurencetown, Lismany and Kylemore. ‘I welcome the...
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Welcome exemption for over 70’s to provide medical report when applying for a driving licence

I welcome the announcement by the Department of Transport, that in light of the surge of Covid-19 cases and in...
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Welcome continuation of TAMS for farmers.

I welcome the announcement by the Minister for Agriculture to facilitate the continuation of the Targeted Agricultural Modernisation Scheme (TAMS)...
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Calls for the Army to be utilised to accelerate the rollout of the COVID-19 vaccine

I have called on the Government to mobilise the Army and the National Army Reserve to help deliver the rollout...
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Calls on the Government to give a Tax amnesty to Pandemic Unemployment Payment (PUP) recipients

I have called on the Government to introduce a tax amnesty for all PUP recipients. “In a time when people...
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Praise due to Western Development Commission for their work with the Atlantic Economic Corridor

I congratulate the Western Development Commission for their work in partnering with the Atlantic Economic Corridor (AEC) Taskforce in developing...
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Counselling services for Mother & Baby Homes survivors essential

The National Counselling Services are essential for Mother and Baby Home survivors and their families in advance of the publication...
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I Encourage Galway County Council to apply for financial support for Towns and Villages under €50 million National Walking and Cycling Fund

I welcome the launch a new €50 million fund nationally to allow Local Authorities invest in walking and cycling projects....
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  • Calls for a Mediator to be appointed to resolve Special Needs Education as a matter of urgency

Calls for a Mediator to be appointed to resolve Special Needs Education as a matter of urgency

January 20th, 2021|0 Comments

I have today proposed that a facilitator be brought in to help solve the impasse in relation to Special Needs Education. There is too much public rhetoric and now we need a solution “At a [...]

  • Canney welcomes funding for outdoor recreation projects in Laurencetown

Canney welcomes funding for outdoor recreation projects in Laurencetown

January 18th, 2021|0 Comments

Seán Canney TD this week welcomed funding for and outdoor recreation project in Laurencetown, Lismany and Kylemore. ‘I welcome the announcement of €40,000 to Galway County Council for the replacement of the wooden boardwalk trail [...]

  • Welcome exemption for over 70’s to provide medical report when applying for a driving licence

Welcome exemption for over 70’s to provide medical report when applying for a driving licence

January 16th, 2021|0 Comments

I welcome the announcement by the Department of Transport, that in light of the surge of Covid-19 cases and in order to ease the burden on medical services, there will be an extension in the [...]

  • Welcome continuation of TAMS for farmers.

Welcome continuation of TAMS for farmers.

January 14th, 2021|0 Comments

I welcome the announcement by the Minister for Agriculture to facilitate the continuation of the Targeted Agricultural Modernisation Scheme (TAMS) with Tranche 21 of the scheme to open on the 16th January and will close [...]

  • Sean Canney Independent TD has received confirmation that 5 towns and villages in Galway have received funding under the Town & Village Renewal Scheme.

Sean Canney Independent TD has received confirmation that 5 towns and villages in Galway have received funding under the Town & Village Renewal Scheme.

January 8th, 2021|0 Comments

Sean Canney Independent TD has received confirmation that 5 towns and villages in Galway have received funding under the Town & Village Renewal Scheme. “Belclare Village is to receive €100,000 towards the provision of footpaths, [...]