Gort

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

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.

25 09, 2019

MEN’S SHED SHOWCASE

By | September 25th, 2019|Athenry Area, Blog, Galway East, Gort Area, Headford Area, Homepage, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I attended the Men's Shed Showcase in Oranmore today. I spoke to the members from the various sheds including Athenry, Portumna, Tuam, Gort, Loughrea/Carrabane, Headford and Oranmore. The sheds provided a great service to older [...]

23 08, 2019

GORT COMMUNITY SCHOOL

By | August 23rd, 2019|Blog, Education, Gort Area, Homepage, Latest News|0 Comments

I had a great meeting with the Board of Management at Gort Community School to discuss progress on the school's €4.1 million extension project to build a wide range of additional classrooms and facilities. The [...]

13 08, 2019

LADY GREGORY HOTEL GALWAY SUMMER RALLY

By | August 13th, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Latest News, Launch Events, Sporting|0 Comments

I was delighted to launch the Lady Gregory Hotel Galway Summer Rally in Gort at the weekend. More than 125 entries have been received so far for the event, which will be held on August [...]

13 07, 2019

€143,000 ALLOCATED TO COUNTY GALWAY GROUPS UNDER THE COMMUNITY ENHANCEMENT PROGRAMME

By | July 13th, 2019|Annaghdown, Athenry Area, Blog, Corofin, Galway East, Gort Area, Headford Area, Homepage, Information, Kinvara Area, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Portumna Area, Sporting, Tuam Area, Turloughmore Area|0 Comments

I am delighted that 38 County Galway community groups have been allocated grants totalling €143,000 under the Department of Rural and Comunity Development's Community Enhancement Programme. The grants, which are allocated to individual groups by [...]

1 07, 2019

NATUS DISTRIBUTION CENTRE OFFICIAL OPENING

By | July 1st, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Launch Events|0 Comments

I was delighted to cut the ribbon at the official opening of Natus's new distribution centre in Gort this morning. Natus is a medical device company that employs 125 people in the town and has [...]

28 06, 2019

GREAT NEWS FOR GORT COMMUNITY SCHOOL

By | June 28th, 2019|Blog, Education, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Latest News|0 Comments

Gort Community School has received funding approval to commission a design team for a €4.1 million project to build a wide range of additional classrooms and facilities. This is a major move forward for the [...]

19 06, 2019

FUNDING FOR GALWAY SMALL FESTIVALS AND SUMMER SCHOOLS

By | June 19th, 2019|Annaghdown, Athenry Area, Blog, Corofin, Galway East, Gort Area, Headford Area, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Launch Events, Loughrea Area, Monivea Area, Portumna Area, Tourism, Tuam Area, Turloughmore Area|0 Comments

I am very pleased that the Department of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht has announced a total of €15,500 in funding for small festivals and summer schools in Galway. The allocations are designed to help [...]

19 06, 2019

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT IN ROADWORKS SCHEME

By | June 19th, 2019|Annaghdown, Athenry Area, Blog, Corofin, Galway East, Gort Area, Headford Area, Homepage, Kinvara Area, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Monivea Area, Portumna Area, Tuam Area, Turloughmore Area|0 Comments

Community organisations and groups should be aware that applications to Galway County Council under the Community Involvement in Roadworks Scheme are now open. The scheme is designed to support residents and local groups who are [...]

17 06, 2019

RETURN OF THE BACK TO SCHOOL ALLOWANCE

By | June 17th, 2019|Athenry Area, Blog, Corofin, Education, Galway East, Gort Area, Headford Area, Homepage, Information, Kinvara Area, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Monivea Area, National, Portumna Area, Tuam Area, Turloughmore Area|0 Comments

I am very pleased that the Back to School Clothing and Footware Allowance will soon be available for eligible families. Budget 2019 provided for €56 million nationally to be made available for the allowance which [...]