Flood Relief

Flood Relief related posts and information articles by public representative Sean Canney TD for the constituency of East Galway in the West of Ireland

28 11, 2019

RINRUSH ADVANCED WORKS

By | November 28th, 2019|Blog, Flood Relief, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Information, Latest News, O P W|0 Comments

Approval has been given for advance works funding to install a temporary emergency access at Rinrush in the event of flooding.

1 11, 2019

REOPENING OF DUNKELLIN BRIDGE

By | November 1st, 2019|Blog, Flood Relief, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Information, Kinvara Area, Latest News, Loughrea Area, O P W|0 Comments

I am delighted that Dunkellin Bridge has reopened today after significant repair works were carried out.

1 10, 2019

KILTIERNAN FLOOD RELIEF SCHEME NEARING COMPLETION

By | October 1st, 2019|Blog, Farming, Flood Relief, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Kinvara Area, Latest News, O P W|0 Comments

The Kiltiernan to Ballinderreen Flood Relief Scheme is nearly finished. The project was first brought forward following severe flooding at Kiltiernan National School in 2009 and 2016.

30 08, 2019

KINVARA FLOOD RELIEF APPLICATION TO PROGRESS

By | August 30th, 2019|Blog, Farming, Flood Relief, Galway East, Homepage, Kinvara Area, Latest News, O P W|0 Comments

Help could be on its way for properties at risk of flooding along the quay at Kinvara. I have received confirmation from Galway County Council that it is to begin the survey and costing of [...]

13 07, 2019

DUNKELLIN BRIDGE UPDATE

By | July 13th, 2019|Blog, Flood Relief, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Loughrea Area, O P W|0 Comments

Construction work at Dunkellin Bridge has begun again following approval from the Office of Public Works. Today I met with the contractors, engineers and the OPW on site. I re-emphasized the concerns of local people [...]

30 05, 2019

GREEN LIGHT FOR FINAL PHASE OF KILTIERNAN FLOOD RELIEF SCHEME

By | May 30th, 2019|Blog, Flood Relief, Galway East, Homepage, Latest News, Loughrea Area|0 Comments

I am very happy to confirm that the final phase of the Kiltiernan Flood Relief Scheme can now proceed after all landowners along the section from Kiltiernan to Ballinderreen signed agreements to facilitate the work. [...]

11 05, 2019

FLOODING WORKS APPROVED FOR EMMANUEL HOUSE, CLONFERT

By | May 11th, 2019|Blog, Flood Relief, Galway East, Homepage, Latest News, Loughrea Area, O P W, Portumna Area|0 Comments

The Office of Public Works has approved €20,000 in funding to construct a flood defence wall and associated works at Emmanuel House, Clonfert. This funding from the OPW to Galway County Council under the Minor [...]

1 03, 2019

BIG DAY FOR MEELICK WEIR

By | March 1st, 2019|Blog, Flood Relief, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, O P W|0 Comments

BIG DAY FOR MEELICK WEIR Great craic in Meelick today for the turning of the sod for the refurbishment of the Weir across the Shannon. Big congratulations to Charlie Killeen and all those that have [...]

18 02, 2019

MEELICK WEIR RESTORATION PROJECT GETS THE GO-AHEAD

By | February 18th, 2019|Blog, Flood Relief, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tourism|0 Comments

MEELICK WEIR RESTORATION PROJECT GETS THE GO-AHEAD I am delighted to have been informed that the restoration project for Meelick Weir and Walkway is to be given the go-ahead after a ten-year battle. The weir [...]

1 02, 2019

Roads Allocation for County Galway – €29 Million

By | February 1st, 2019|Athenry Area, Blog, Flood Relief, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Roads Allocation for County Galway - €29 Million I'm delighted that Galway is to receive nearly €29 million for regional and local roads throughout the county. The bulk of the allocation from the Department of [...]