Press Releases from Minister Sean Canney TD.

21 01, 2020

€33.8 MILLION BOOST FOR GALWAY COUNTY ROADS – CANNEY

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

Galway County Council has been allocated €33.8 million for regional and local roads for 2020, including €1.2 million for the Athenry Relief Road. Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney said: "This [...]

21 01, 2020

BUILDING BEGINS ON ATHENRY BIA INNOVATOR – CANNEY

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

Building is under way on Athenry's multi-million euro BIA Innovator food science campus. Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney said: "I visited the site this week and I am delighted to [...]

20 01, 2020

GALWAY INDEPENDENT COUNCILLORS BACK CANNEY IN GENERAL ELECTION

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

Several Independent members of Galway County Council have strongly endorsed Galway East Independent candidate and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney for the General Election. Cllr Tim Broderick Kilconnell, Cllr Geraldine Donohue Gort, Cllr Pat [...]

19 01, 2020

GALWAY PROJECTS ALLOCATED MORE THAN €38 MILLION BY THE DEPARTMENT OF RURAL AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT – CANNEY

By | January 19th, 2020|Press Releases, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Projects in County Galway have been allocated a total of €38,163,000 by the Department of Rural and Community Development since the Department's formation in 2017. Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney [...]

17 01, 2020

DANGEROUS JUNCTION AT CLOUGHANOVER NEEDS TO BE MADE SAFE – CANNEY

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

Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney has written to Galway County Council to highlight a dangerous junction at Cloughanover on the N84 between Galway and Headford. Minister Canney said: "The right [...]

17 01, 2020

EXCITING PLANS FOR PORTUMNA CASTLE

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

Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney has received confirmation from the Office of Public Works that it will progress to tender shortly for the new bus park at Portumna Castle. Minister [...]

17 01, 2020

DESIGN TEAM TO BE APPOINTED FOR ATHENRY GAELSCOIL CAMPUS – CANNEY

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

Plans for Athenry's Gaelscoil Campus are making progress with a design team for the project about to be appointed. Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney has received confirmation of the imminent [...]

17 01, 2020

CANNEY URGES APPLICATIONS FOR TRADITIONAL FARM BUILDING GRANTS

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

Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney has urged farmers and owners of traditional farm buildings to apply for grants under the 2020 GLAS Traditional Farm Buildings Scheme. The €1.25 million scheme [...]

16 01, 2020

GALWAY EAST COMMUNITY PROJECTS RECEIVE MORE THAN €66,000 IN FUNDING – CANNEY

By | January 16th, 2020|Press Releases|0 Comments

Two Galway East projects have received a total of more than €66,000 in LEADER funding from the Department of Rural and Community Development. Ballinderreen GAA has been allocated €56,996 for its Disability Access Programme and [...]

16 01, 2020

CANNEY WELCOMES MORE THAN €2.38 MILLION IN YOUTH FUNDING FOR GALWAY AND ROSCOMMON

By | January 16th, 2020|Press Releases|0 Comments

Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney has welcomed €61 million in nationwide youth funding for 2020, including more than €2.38 million for services in Galway and Roscommon. Minister Canney said: "I [...]