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OPW  Office of Public Works related posts and information articles by public representative Sean Canney TD for the constituency of East Galway in the West of Ireland

13 07, 2019

DUNKELLIN BRIDGE UPDATE

By | July 13th, 2019|Blog, Flood Relief, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, Loughrea Area, O P W|0 Comments

Construction work at Dunkellin Bridge has begun again following approval from the Office of Public Works. Today I met with the contractors, engineers and the OPW on site. I re-emphasized the concerns of local people [...]

3 07, 2019

OPW VACANCIES

By | July 3rd, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, O P W|0 Comments

There are some good opportunities for suitably qualified individuals for vacancies within the Office of Public Works. The Corrib group position below would be of particular interest in Galway East. They positions are: General Operative [...]

11 05, 2019

FLOODING WORKS APPROVED FOR EMMANUEL HOUSE, CLONFERT

By | May 11th, 2019|Blog, Flood Relief, Galway East, Homepage, Latest News, Loughrea Area, O P W, Portumna Area|0 Comments

The Office of Public Works has approved €20,000 in funding to construct a flood defence wall and associated works at Emmanuel House, Clonfert. This funding from the OPW to Galway County Council under the Minor [...]

1 03, 2019

BIG DAY FOR MEELICK WEIR

By | March 1st, 2019|Blog, Flood Relief, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, O P W|0 Comments

BIG DAY FOR MEELICK WEIR Great craic in Meelick today for the turning of the sod for the refurbishment of the Weir across the Shannon. Big congratulations to Charlie Killeen and all those that have [...]

2 02, 2019

Portumna Castle Gate Lodge remains in State ownership

By | February 2nd, 2019|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, National, O P W, Portumna Area|0 Comments

Portumna Castle Gate Lodge remains in State ownership Sean Canney TD Minister of State has received confirmation that the Gate Lodge at Portumna Castle has been purchased by the National Monuments Service on behalf of [...]

31 12, 2018

Portumna Castle is a major tourist attraction in Galway East

By | December 31st, 2018|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, O P W, Portumna Area, Tourism|0 Comments

Portumna Castle is a major tourist attraction in Galway East I have been in discussions with officials from the Office of Public Works on the future plans for further development of Portumna Castle. ‘Major efforts [...]

29 11, 2018

Funding approval for Flood Relief Works at Portumna

By | November 29th, 2018|Blog, Flood Relief, Galway East, Homepage, Latest News, O P W, Portumna Area|0 Comments

Funding approval for Flood Relief Works at Portumna I have been informed by the Office of Public Works that they have allocated funding of €16,875 for a Minor Works flood relief scheme at Gortaha, Portumna. [...]

23 11, 2018

Sean Canney – Tuam Courthouse approved for refurbishment

By | November 23rd, 2018|Blog, Galway East, Homepage, Information, Latest News, O P W, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Sean Canney - Tuam Courthouse approved for refurbishment I have received confirmation today from Mr. Charlie Flanagan T.D. Minister for Justice and Equality that Tuam Courthouse has been included in the next bundle of courthouses [...]

10 10, 2018

Canney welcomes funding for Flood Relief Schemes in Galway

By | October 10th, 2018|Blog, Farming, Flood Relief, Galway East, Homepage, Latest News, Loughrea Area, O P W|0 Comments

Canney welcomes funding for Flood Relief Schemes in Galway I welcome the allocation of €58,500 for two Minor Works Schemes for Galway. ‘I have received confirmation from the OPW that they are to allocate funding [...]

7 10, 2018

Canney welcomes approval for major OPW development for Headford

By | October 7th, 2018|Blog, Galway East, Headford Area, Homepage, Latest News, O P W|0 Comments

Canney welcomes approval for major OPW development for Headford I welcome the decision by Galway County Council to grant planning permission for the development of the OPW regional headquarters in Headford Co. Galway. The development [...]