Press Releases from Minister Sean Canney TD.

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 [...]

3 02, 2020

INDEPENDENTS MAKE THE DIFFERENCE – CANNEY

By | February 3rd, 2020|Press Releases|0 Comments

Independents in Government can influence key policy issues in order to deliver major improvements in public services. That is according to Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney. Minister Canney, who has [...]

1 02, 2020

CANCER CARE SERVICES NEED PROPER FUNDING – CANNEY

By | February 1st, 2020|Press Releases|0 Comments

Local and national cancer care services need a proper funding basis to allow them to deliver more services to patients. That is according to Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney. Minister [...]

1 02, 2020

MORE GARDAI NEEDED TO TACKLE CRIME – CANNEY

By | February 1st, 2020|Press Releases|0 Comments

Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney has called for more civilian administrators to allow gardai to focus on crime prevention and detection. Minister Canney said: "The secret of success is crime [...]

1 02, 2020

INFRASTRUCTURE THE KEY TO AFFORDABLE HOUSING – CANNEY

By | February 1st, 2020|Press Releases|0 Comments

Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney has said more waste water treatment plants are needed to allow houses to be built in the constituency. "If we are to meet the demand [...]