Press Releases from Minister Sean Canney TD.

25 02, 2020

CANNEY WELCOMES DECISION TO GRANT PLANNING PERMISSION FOR LANDMARK PORTUMNA HOTEL

By | February 25th, 2020|Press Releases|0 Comments

Galway County Council has taken a decision to grant planning permission for the re-development and refurbishment of the iconic Shannon Oaks Hotel in Portumna. Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney said: [...]

25 02, 2020

CANNEY PLEDGES FULL SUPPORT FOR GORT LOWLANDS COMMUNITIES

By | February 25th, 2020|Press Releases|0 Comments

Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney has pledged full support for communities affected by flooding around Gort. Minister Canney visited various locations in the Gort Lowlands area to see the flooding [...]

21 02, 2020

CANNEY ANNOUNCES MORE THAN €285,000 FOR GALWAY EAST OUTDOOR RECREATION PROJECTS

By | February 21st, 2020|Press Releases|0 Comments

Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney has announced that two Galway East walking trail projects have been allocated more than €285,000 in funding. Minister Canney said; "The Loughrea Walks project is [...]

20 02, 2020

PUBLIC CONSULTATION ON KILBANNON ROAD REALIGNMENT – CANNEY

By | February 20th, 2020|Press Releases|0 Comments

There will be a public consultation on the realignment scheme for the R332 at Kilbannon on Monday March 2 at Tuam Municipal District Office between 4 and 8pm. Galway East TD and Minister for Rural [...]

17 02, 2020

CANNEY URGES APPLICATIONS FOR IRISH GEORGIAN SOCIETY CONSERVATION GRANTS

By | February 17th, 2020|Press Releases|0 Comments

Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs is urging those responsible for protected buildings and recorded monuments to apply for grants from the Irish Georgian Society. The society's Conservation Grants Programme 2020 offers a [...]

17 02, 2020

CANNEY WELCOMES FUNDING FOR DRIVER FEEDBACK SIGNS

By | February 17th, 2020|Press Releases|0 Comments

Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney has welcomed €105,000 in funding for driver feedback signs at various locations, including Belclare, Lawrencetown, Ahascragh and Headford. Minister Canney said: "These signs alert drivers [...]

14 02, 2020

COMMUNITY EMPLOYMENT SCHEME SUPERVISORS SHOULD HAVE RECOGNISED STATUS – CANNEY

By | February 14th, 2020|Press Releases|0 Comments

Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney has called for the employment status of Community Employment Scheme supervisors to be regularised. The supervisors are staging a one-day strike today in support of [...]

7 02, 2020

CONTRACTS SIGNED FOR TUAM NCT CENTRE – CANNEY

By | February 7th, 2020|Press Releases|0 Comments

Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney has confirmed that contracts have been signed for the new NCT Centre in Tuam. Minister Canney said: "This is great news. It means more jobs [...]

6 02, 2020

€20 MILLION ATHENRY COLLEGE COULD BE DELAYED OVER FOOTBRIDGE – CANNEY

By | February 6th, 2020|Press Releases|0 Comments

Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney has slammed the Department of Education over the construction of a footbridge which threatens to significantly delay the opening of the new Clarin College in [...]

5 02, 2020

TENDER PROCESS UNDER WAY FOR NEW ORTHOPAEDIC UNIT AT MERLIN PARK – CANNEY

By | February 5th, 2020|Press Releases|0 Comments

Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney has welcomed the start of the tender process to build the new much-needed and long-overdue orthopaedic unit at Merlin Park Hospital in Galway. Minister Canney [...]