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Latest News posted and information articles by public representative Sean Canney TD for the of Galway East constituency in the West of Ireland

12 08, 2020

Welcome funding for Galway East Youth Services

By | August 12th, 2020|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Loughrea Area, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I welcome the allocation of funding of €40,636 for projects in various locations in the region. The projects to benefit include Youth Work Ireland Loughrea, Brú Bhríde West, Tuam Youth Service and Galway East Youth [...]

11 08, 2020

Welcome progress on provision of Audiology Testing facility at the Primary Care Centre Tuam

By | August 11th, 2020|Blog, Galway East, Health, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I have received confirmation that the Community Audiology Services in Tuam which were suspended in March due to COVID-19 will recommence this month. ‘I have also received confirmation that a tender process is progressing for [...]

10 08, 2020

Calls on the Government to provide additional Rural Social Scheme places

By | August 10th, 2020|Blog, Galway East, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Calls on the Government to provide additional Rural Social Scheme places and to streamline access for placement onto the TUS scheme. I have expressed concern that the stimulus package as announced by the Government does [...]

10 08, 2020

Welcomes Beef Finisher Scheme

By | August 10th, 2020|Blog, Farming, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I welcome the Beef Finisher Schemes which is a positive initiative for farmers at a crucial time. The Scheme is set to deliver at least €100 per animal slaughtered between 1st February and the 12th [...]

3 08, 2020

CANNEY – Development works progressing at Brownsgrove National School

By | August 3rd, 2020|Blog, Education, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Deputy Seán Canney TD recently paid a visit to Brownsgrove National School to see the development of the new carpark and set down area for the school. The project is being funded in the amount [...]

31 07, 2020

Long awaited Twenty-Minute Hill, Tuam to Dunmore project goes to Tender

By | July 31st, 2020|Blog, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I have received confirmation that the contract for the road re-alignment has gone to tender for the Twenty-Minute Hill on the N83 Dunmore to Tuam Road. ‘This is a notorious stretch of road and has [...]

31 07, 2020

Regional Group’s Motion Receives Cross Party Support

By | July 31st, 2020|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

The group of 9 TDs welcome that their private members motion received cross party support for the Perjury & Related Offences Bill 2018. The Regional Group’s motion received Government support to immediately establish the Dáil [...]

31 07, 2020

Public Consultation Galway to Athlone Greenway Project

By | July 31st, 2020|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tourism, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Notice of upcoming public consultation events regarding the Galway to Athlone Greenway Project (which is part of the longer Galway to Dublin Greenway). This greenway is an off-road route designed for cyclists and pedestrians Once [...]

29 07, 2020

Progress on Health Projects for Tuam

By | July 29th, 2020|Blog, Galway East, Health, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I have received confirmation from the H.S.E that two major projects are being prepared to go to tender. The Community Nursing Unit has been approved to go to tender to a select list of pre-qualified [...]

29 07, 2020

Submission on Tuam Town Centre Regeneration Plan An opportunity for Tuam

By | July 29th, 2020|Blog, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Tuam Area|0 Comments

I call on the citizens in Tuam to engage in the Public Consultation ongoing to develop a master plan for the regeneration of Tuam Town Centre. ‘As Minister in the Department of Community & Rural [...]