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

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 [...]

17 09, 2020

Progress on development of Office of Public Works Regional office in Headford

By | September 17th, 2020|Blog, Gort Area, Headford Area, Homepage, Information, Latest News, O P W, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I have received written confirmation from the Minister of State for the OPW, that the extension to the offices at the Regional Headquarters in Headford is progressing. Enabling works including the provision of temporary accommodation [...]

1 09, 2020

Community Notes August 2020 for Sean Canney TD Galway East

By | September 1st, 2020|Blog, Galway East, Gort Area, Headford Area, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Tuam Notes Footpaths Grants Seán Canney TD has welcomed the announcement of funding for various projects in Tuam totalling €329,000 under the Active Travel Scheme. The allocation are €80,000 for footpaths and improved pedestrian crossing [...]

1 09, 2020

Welcome funding for Active Travel Measures for Regional & Local Roads

By | September 1st, 2020|Athenry Area, Blog, Galway East, Gort Area, Headford Area, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Portumna Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I welcome the allocation of €2,688,095 for works to various measures across the county from the Department of Transport. Works include additional footpaths, pedestrian crossings, zebra crossing and signalised crossing, replacement of existing footpath. 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 [...]

26 06, 2020

MORE THAN €172,000 FOR GALWAY COMMUNITY GROUPS AND CHARITIES

By | June 26th, 2020|Blog, Galway East, Gort Area, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I am delighted to announce that four Galway charity and community organisations have been allocated a total of €172,722 under my Department's COVID-19 Stability Scheme. They are are one-off cash injections to help organisations facing [...]

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 [...]

20 04, 2020

COVID-19 PANDEMIC UNEMPLOYMENT PAYMENTS

By | April 20th, 2020|Blog, Gort Area, Health, Homepage, Information, Latest News, National, Tuam Area|0 Comments

The weekly payment of €350 under the Covid-19 Pandemic Unemployment Payment scheme will be processed today for approximately 584,000 people. These payments will be lodged into their nominated bank account or post office tomorrow, 21st [...]

14 04, 2020

HELP WITH UTILITY BILLS

By | April 14th, 2020|Blog, Gort Area, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

The Commission for Regulation of Utilities is providing guidance and information for any customers who are facing challenges in relation to utilities or payment for utilities (gas, electricity, telephone) particularly in the case of pre-pay [...]

26 03, 2020

CREDIT UNIONS DESIGNATED AN ESSENTIAL SERVICE

By | March 26th, 2020|Athenry Area, Blog, Galway East, Gort Area, Headford Area, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Loughrea Area, National, Tuam Area, Turloughmore Area|0 Comments

The Government has designated credit unions as an essential service during the COVID-19 crisis. The move recognises that credit union members face financial difficulties resulting from the current pandemic and that Credit Unions are an [...]