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18 10, 2019

Athenry Town traffic issues need careful planning

By | October 18th, 2019|Athenry Area, Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News|0 Comments

Minister of State Seán Canney T.D. has stated that any talk of pedestrianisation in the centre of Athenry needs careful consideration.

18 10, 2019

Tuam Community Nursing Home moves forward with decision to grant Planning Permission

By | October 18th, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Health, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Minister of State, Galway East T.D. Seán Canney has welcomed the decision by Galway County Council to grant planning permission for the new Community Nursing Home for Tuam.

18 10, 2019

Headford Schools receive funding under the Emergency Works Scheme

By | October 18th, 2019|Blog, Education, Headford Area, Homepage, Information, Latest News|0 Comments

Minister of State Seán Canney T.D. has today received confirmation from the Department of Education that Presentation College Headford and Headford Boy’s National School have both been allocated funding for Mechanical works under the Emergency [...]

17 10, 2019

Canney welcomes funding for Institutes of Technology

By | October 17th, 2019|Blog, Education, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, National, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Minister of State Seán Canney T.D. has welcomed the announcement by the Department of Education of funding of €2 million to the Connacht Ulster Alliance (CUA) which comprises of Galway Mayo Institute of Technology (GMIT) Sligo Institute of Technology (Sligo IT) and Letterkenny Institute of Technology (LIT).

17 10, 2019

Galway County Council Corporate Plan for 2019-2024

By | October 17th, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Galway County Council is currently preparing a Corporate Plan for 2019-2024. As part of the consultation process Galway County Council invite submissions from all interested parties with views and ideas.

15 10, 2019

Tusla National Fostering Week

By | October 15th, 2019|Galway East, Health, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Tusla National Fostering Week takes place this week from October 14th to 20th.

15 10, 2019

MULTI-ANNUAL RURAL PROGRAMME 2019-2021 YIELDS OVER €4 MILLION FOR GROUP WATER SCHEMES IN GALWAY

By | October 15th, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Minister of State Seán Canney TD confirms that County Galway will benefit from funding from different strands of the Multi Annual Water Programme. Under measure 1 Source Protection, Galway will be funded to the sum [...]

13 10, 2019

PUBLIC PARTICIPATION NETWORK THIRD ANNUAL CONFERENCE

By | October 13th, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, National|0 Comments

I addressed the Public Participation Network Annual Conference in the Woodford Dolmen Hotel, Carlow, this week. The PPNs around the country carry out outstanding work on behalf of their communities and it was great to [...]

12 10, 2019

MOBILE PHONE AND BROADBAND TASKFORCE FORUM

By | October 12th, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, National, Tuam Area|0 Comments

The third National Stakeholder Forum of the Mobile Phone and Broadband Task Force was held in Windmill Lane, Dublin, this week. Opening the forum as chair of the Taskforce, I emphasised the importance of shared [...]

11 10, 2019

GALWAY COUNTY COUNCIL TO GET €1 MILLION INJECTION TO EASE FUNDING CRISIS

By | October 11th, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Great news today that Galway County Council is to receive an additional €1 million in funding following talks this morning between council officials, elected members and the Minister for Local Government John Paul Phelan TD.