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

22 01, 2022

Welcome funding for drainage works in Clonfert. Co. Galway

By | January 22nd, 2022|Blog, Farming, Flood Relief, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I have been informed by the Minister for the Office of Public Works Patrick O’Donovan TD that he approved an allocation of €90,000 in funding to Galway County Council for works to open and clean [...]

13 11, 2021

Flood Relief Scheme for Portumna needs to progress

By | November 13th, 2021|Blog, Flood Relief, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I am concerned that the Flood Relief measures for Portumna which were first identified in the Shannon Catchment Flood Risk Management Plan (FRMP), published in May 2018 have not yet progressed. The proposed scheme, which [...]

25 03, 2021

South Galway Flood Relief Scheme

By | March 25th, 2021|Blog, Flood Relief, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Information, Kinvara Area, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I along with Independent Councillor Geraldine Donohue are calling residents in the Gort Lowlands Region of County Galway to have their say on the South Galway Flood Relief Scheme. “If for some reason you are [...]

21 03, 2021

Public Consultation with landowners and homeowners on the Gort Flood Relief Scheme

By | March 21st, 2021|Blog, Farming, Flood Relief, Gort Area, Homepage, Information, Kinvara Area, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I have received confirmation from Patrick O’Donavan TD Minister of the OPW that further Public Consultation with landowners and homeowners will be held in Gort once the COVID restrictions are lifted. “At present there is [...]

23 02, 2021

South Galway (Gort Lowlands) Flood Relief Scheme Feasibility Study Report Published

By | February 23rd, 2021|Blog, Farming, Flood Relief, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Information, Kinvara Area, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I welcome the publication of the South Galway (Gort Lowlands) Flood Relief Scheme Feasibility Report which has proven that a scheme to create flood relief is feasible and show a cost benefit. “The flooding in [...]

10 02, 2021

Welcomes further progress on Gort Lowlands Flood Relief Scheme

By | February 10th, 2021|Blog, Flood Relief, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I welcome the further progress on the Gort Lowlands Flood Relief Scheme with the publication of the Feasibility Report on Monday 22nd February. “The public consultation on the engineering options will commence on Friday 26th [...]

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 [...]