Athenry

Athenry area related posts and information articles by Sean Canney TD for the constituency of East Galway in the West of Ireland

8 09, 2020

I welcome €1 million additional funding delivered for Galway County Council

By | September 8th, 2020|Athenry Area, Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I have received confirmation from Minister for Housing and Local Government Darragh O’Brien that he has signed off on the €1 million in additional funding for Galway County Council. The once off exceptional allowance must [...]

1 09, 2020

Welcome funding for Active Travel Measures for Regional & Local Roads

By | September 1st, 2020|Athenry Area, Blog, Galway East, Gort Area, Headford Area, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I welcome the allocation of €2,688,095 for works to various measures across the county from the Department of Transport. Works include additional footpaths, pedestrian crossings, zebra crossing and signalised crossing, replacement of existing footpath. The [...]

24 07, 2020

Streetscape Enhancement Scheme for Athenry

By | July 24th, 2020|Athenry Area, Blog, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I encourage all residential and commercial property owners to apply for the Streetscape Enhancement Pilot Grant Scheme for Athenry. The Scheme is put in place to support property owners in providing quality improvement works to [...]

19 07, 2020

Welcome for progress on undergrounding of overhead cables in Athenry

By | July 19th, 2020|Athenry Area, Blog, Headford Area, Homepage, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I welcome the fact that the Part 8 Planning application for the undergrounding of services in the centre of Athenry is prepared and will be submitted to the planners in Galway County Council shortly. ‘Athenry [...]

27 05, 2020

LAUNCH OF TOWN AND VILLAGE RENEWAL SCHEME 2020

By | May 27th, 2020|Athenry Area, Blog, Corofin, Galway East, Headford Area, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I am delighted to announce that the €15 million Town and Village Renewal Scheme has been launched today. I am urging East Galway communities, businesses and organisations to apply for funding. The scheme will support [...]

30 04, 2020

PROGRESS ON ATHENRY FLOOD RELIEF SCHEME APPLICATION

By | April 30th, 2020|Athenry Area, Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News|0 Comments

Surveys are being carried out on the Clarin River between Clarinbridge and Athenry in order to advance Galway County Council's application for funding to alleviate flooding in Athenry. Once the surveys are completed the next [...]

26 03, 2020

CREDIT UNIONS DESIGNATED AN ESSENTIAL SERVICE

By | March 26th, 2020|Athenry Area, Blog, Galway East, Gort Area, Headford Area, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Loughrea Area, National, Tuam Area, Turloughmore Area|0 Comments

The Government has designated credit unions as an essential service during the COVID-19 crisis. The move recognises that credit union members face financial difficulties resulting from the current pandemic and that Credit Unions are an [...]

12 03, 2020

GOVERNMENT STATEMENT MARCH 12

By | March 12th, 2020|Annaghdown, Athenry Area, Blog, Corofin, Dail Visits, Education, Farming, Flood Relief, Galway East, Gort Area, Headford Area, Health, Homepage, Housing, Information, Kinvara Area, Latest News, Launch Events, Loughrea Area, Monivea Area, National, Newsletter, O P W, Portumna Area, Sporting, Tourism, Tuam Area, Turloughmore Area|0 Comments

Full Statement by An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar On measures to tackle Covid-19 Washington, 12 March 2020 Good morning, I need to speak to you about Coronavirus and Covid19. For the past few weeks, the Government [...]

3 03, 2020

ATHENRY GAELSCOIL CAMPUS MOVING AHEAD

By | March 3rd, 2020|Athenry Area, Blog, Education, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I have been informed by the Department of Education that it is finalising the accommodation schedules for the new Gaelscoil campus in Athenry. The Department has also confirmed that once the schedules are ready, the [...]

3 03, 2020

IMMEDIATE RESOLUTION NEEDED TO RESOLVE PLANNING OVERSIGHT AT CLARIN COLLEGE

By | March 3rd, 2020|Athenry Area, Blog, Education, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Athenry's new €20 million Clarin College building is being prevented from opening because of a planning oversight. There is huge frustration that the construction of the college has been completed but it cannot be opened [...]