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

15 12, 2020

Funding of €18,000 for flood relief works at Curra, Abbey, Loughrea, approved by the Office of Public Works

By | December 15th, 2020|Blog, Flood Relief, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Seán Canney Independent TD has received confirmation that the Office of Public Works have approved funding of €18,000 for flood relief works to be carried out at Curra, Abbey, Loughrea. “The works include the installation [...]

4 11, 2020

Calls on Minister for Office of Public Works to bring all Oireachtas members together to get drainage works progressed on the River Shannon

By | November 4th, 2020|Blog, Flood Relief, Galway East, Homepage, Latest News, O P W, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I have requested the Minister for the OPW Patrick O ’Donovan TD to organise a meeting of all TD’s along the River Shannon basin whose areas are affected by flooding to put in place a [...]

2 10, 2020

Welcome progress on Gort Lowlands Flood Relief Scheme

By | October 2nd, 2020|Blog, Flood Relief, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Information, Kinvara Area, Latest News, O P W, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I have been informed by Galway County Council that the Feasibility Report for the Gort Lowlands have identified a potential scheme that is both environmentally acceptable and cost beneficial. “This is great news for the [...]

31 08, 2020

Welcomes progress on South Galway / Gort Lowlands Flood Relief Scheme Feasibility Report

By | August 31st, 2020|Blog, Farming, Flood Relief, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Information, Kinvara Area, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I have received confirmation that the Draft Feasibility Report will be made available to the OPW and Galway County Council to-day (Monday 31/8/20) by the Consultants. Following a review of the report by both the [...]

8 05, 2020

KILLIMOR AWARDED MORE THAN €56,000 FOR FLOOD RELIEF WORKS

By | May 8th, 2020|Blog, Flood Relief, Galway East, Information, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Galway County Council has been granted €56,880 to carry out flood relief works at Eskerboy, Killimor, by the Office of Public Works. I am delighted with this award for this much-needed project. The works at [...]

6 05, 2020

GORT LOWLANDS FLOOD RELIEF SCHEME

By | May 6th, 2020|Blog, Farming, Flood Relief, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Information, Kinvara Area, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Greater progress is needed in finalising the report on the Gort Lowlands Flood Relief Scheme. The report on the feasibility study for the scheme was due to be published by the end of 2019 but [...]

14 03, 2020

GALWAY COUNTY COUNCIL MOVES TO PROTECT FLOODED SOUTH GALWAY HOMES

By | March 14th, 2020|Blog, Farming, Flood Relief, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Kinvara Area, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I have received confirmation that Galway County Council is to carry out minor channel works to reduce the risk of flooding to homes at Cahermore, Kinvara. After monitoring flood levels in the area, the council [...]

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 [...]

28 02, 2020

SUPPORT SCHEMES FOR FLOOD VICTIMS

By | February 28th, 2020|Blog, Farming, Flood Relief, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Information, Kinvara Area, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

The Government has announced two Government schemes to support people and businesses affected by flooding. The Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection (DEASP) has activated the Humanitarian Assistance scheme for householders, while the Minister [...]

25 02, 2020

GORT FLOODING

By | February 25th, 2020|Blog, Farming, Flood Relief, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Information, Kinvara Area, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I visited various locations at Gort Lowlands today to see the flooding at first hand. The video shows the force of water at Cloon Gort. I met with Galway County Council officials to get an [...]