Press Releases from Minister Sean Canney TD.

29 11, 2019

THREE GALWAY EAST PROJECTS TO RECEIVE NEARLY €48,000 FOR OUTDOOR RECREATION PROJECTS

By | November 29th, 2019|Press Releases|0 Comments

Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney has announced three Galway East projects are to receive a total of €47,920 from the Outdoor Recreation Infrastructure Scheme administered by his department, the Department [...]

28 11, 2019

FUNDING FOR ADVANCED WORKS ON GORT LOWLANDS SCHEME CONFIRMED

By | November 28th, 2019|Press Releases, Tuam Area|0 Comments

Approval has been given for advanced works on the Gort Lowlands Scheme to create an emergency access road in the village of Rinrush, where 12 families were left marooned in the floods of 2016. Galway [...]

27 11, 2019

EMERGENCY WORKS APPROVED FOR BRIERFIELD NATIONAL SCHOOL

By | November 27th, 2019|Press Releases|0 Comments

Emergency roof works have been approved for Brierfield National School, Tuam. Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney has welcomed the decision to approve the school's funding application by Minister for Education [...]

26 11, 2019

CANNEY WELCOMES €1.65 MILLION FOR DISADVANTAGED GROUPS IN GALWAY COUNTY

By | November 26th, 2019|Press Releases|0 Comments

Galway County is to receive €1,649,629 in funding for disadvantaged groups under the 2020 Social Inclusion and Community Activation Programme (SICAP). Welcoming the funding from his department, the Department of Rural and Community Development, Galway [...]

25 11, 2019

CANNEY HERALDS BROADBAND CONNECTION POINTS

By | November 25th, 2019|Press Releases|0 Comments

Broadband Connection Points will provide vital hubs around county Galway for blackspot areas during the roll out of the National Broadband Plan, according to Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney. Minister [...]

25 11, 2019

CANNEY WELCOMES TYRE RECYCLING FIGURES

By | November 25th, 2019|Press Releases|0 Comments

A new survey on car and motorcycle tyre recycling has shown that 97% of tyres produced in 2018 were recycled. Welcoming the findings of a review into the first year of the Tyre Disposal Scheme, [...]

25 11, 2019

GALWAY EAST SCHOOLS TO BENEFIT FROM 2020 SUMMER WORKS SCHEME – CANNEY

By | November 25th, 2019|Press Releases|0 Comments

Fourteen Galway East schools are to receive grants from the Department of Education under the €30 million Summer Works scheme. The scheme is focussed on specialist improvements with a particular emphasis on Climate Action. Galway [...]

24 11, 2019

CANNEY CONGRATULATES ‘SOAPBOX’ FINALISTS

By | November 24th, 2019|Press Releases|0 Comments

Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney has congratulated two students from the constituency who took part in the national finals of the Europe Direct Soapbox competition.

22 11, 2019

GREEN LIGHT FOR WORKS AT THREE GALWAY EAST SCHOOLS

By | November 22nd, 2019|Press Releases|0 Comments

Three Galway East schools have been given the green light for temporary accommodation and emergency works, according to Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney. Approval from the Department of Education has [...]

19 11, 2019

€3 BILLION NATIONAL BROADBAND PLAN TO TRANSFORM RURAL IRELAND – CANNEY

By | November 19th, 2019|Press Releases|0 Comments

The €3 billion contract for the National Broadband Plan has been signed, paving the way for the transformation of Rural Ireland as a place in which to work and live.