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 the invitation to tender for the Engineering design for the Gort Lowlands Scheme is being published this week.’
‘This is very positive news for the people in Gort and South Galway and paves the way for the appointment of Engineering firms and Environmental specialist to design the scheme’
‘Gort and South Galway have been devastated by flooding for many years.’
“The scheme for Gort and South Galway which I initiated when I was Minister is now progressing to design stage” states Deputy Canney.
‘I will continue to monitor progress on this project as we need to put the flood relief measures in place which will give a permanent solution to the people living in the area’.