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

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 [...]

29 11, 2018

Funding approval for Flood Relief Works at Portumna

By | November 29th, 2018|Blog, Flood Relief, Galway East, Homepage, Latest News, O P W, Portumna Area|0 Comments

Funding approval for Flood Relief Works at Portumna I have been informed by the Office of Public Works that they have allocated funding of €16,875 for a Minor Works flood relief scheme at Gortaha, Portumna. [...]

24 10, 2018

Additional funding for roads

By | October 24th, 2018|Blog, Flood Relief, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Additional funding for roads An additional €1.1 million in funding for the repair of roads affected by flooding and winter storms has been allocated to Galway County Council. I had lobbied the Department of transport [...]

10 10, 2018

Canney welcomes funding for Flood Relief Schemes in Galway

By | October 10th, 2018|Blog, Farming, Flood Relief, Galway East, Homepage, Latest News, Loughrea Area, O P W|0 Comments

Canney welcomes funding for Flood Relief Schemes in Galway I welcome the allocation of €58,500 for two Minor Works Schemes for Galway. ‘I have received confirmation from the OPW that they are to allocate funding [...]

31 07, 2018

Canney announces Flood relief funding for Sliabh Carran Housing Estate in Gort

By | July 31st, 2018|Blog, Flood Relief, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Housing, Information, Latest News, O P W|0 Comments

Flood relief funding for Sliabh Carran Housing Estate in Gort I have received confirmation from the Office of Public Works that they are allocating €108,000 to Galway County Council to carry out flood relief measures [...]