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 [...]
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 [...]
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.
I had a very useful and informative meeting at Leinster House today with the Irish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ISPCA).
Construction work on the new Clarin College, Athenry, is making great progress. We will soon have another first class education facility in the town.
Improvement works to realign and make safer the N67 between Kinvara and Ballinderreen are due to begin this month. I have received confirmation from Galway County Council that Phase Two of the €6 million project [...]
I gave the keynote speech at the Mining Ireland Conference at Dublin Airport this week.
I launched Galway Fire and Rescue Service's Home Fire Safety Check in Tuam this week as part of national Fire Safety Week.
I had a very useful meeting with the Galway County IFA Executive in Tuam this morning at the Constituency Office.
Great occasion with speeches from the Principal Joanne Geoghegan, Archbishop Michael Neary, chair of the Board of Management Adrian Hovenden and contractor Pat Loftus.