Press Releases from Minister Sean Canney TD.

8 06, 2020

CANNEY CALLS ON DEPARTMENT TO BRING FORWARD SEWERAGE SCHEMES TO STIMULATE HOUSING DEVELOPMENT

By | June 8th, 2020|Press Releases|0 Comments

Sewerage schemes are urgently needed for growth centres in Galway and should be fast-tracked. That is according to Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney. Minister Canney said: "There are areas for [...]

5 06, 2020

CANNEY WELCOMES COVID-19 FUNDING AWARDS FOR LOCAL RADIO

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

Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney has welcomed allocations to local radio under a €2.5 million scheme by the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland. The fund is aimed at commercial radio stations [...]

1 06, 2020

CANNEY WELCOMES ADDITIONAL €200,000 INVESTMENT IN ONLINE LIBRARY SERVICES

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

Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney has welcomed a further investment of €200,000 in eBooks and eAudiobooks following an upsurge in the use of public library online services. The allocation by [...]

29 05, 2020

PROGRESS FOR CRAUGHWELL NATIONAL SCHOOL EXTENSION PROJECT – CANNEY

By | May 29th, 2020|Press Releases|0 Comments

Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney has received confirmation that the tender pre-qualification for Craughwell National School's extension has been completed and candidates have been short-listed. Minister Canney said: "I am [...]

29 05, 2020

KILRICKLE GROUP WATER SCHEME GETS MINISTERIAL GO-AHEAD – CANNEY

By | May 29th, 2020|Press Releases|0 Comments

The long-awaited water supply scheme for Kilrickle can now move to tender following approval by the Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government Eoghan Murphy TD. Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán [...]

29 05, 2020

CANNEY URGES COMMUNITIES TO APPLY FOR RECREATION FUNDING

By | May 29th, 2020|Press Releases|0 Comments

Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney is urging Galway community and leisure groups to apply for funding under the €10 million Outdoor Recreation Infrastructure Scheme. The scheme is part of a [...]

29 05, 2020

CANNEY WELCOMES PROGRESS FOR NATIONAL BROADBAND PLAN IN GALWAY

By | May 29th, 2020|Press Releases|0 Comments

Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney has welcomed progress with the National Broadband Plan in County Galway. Minister Canney said: "The first phase of the implementation plan for the National Broadband [...]

29 05, 2020

CANNEY CALLS FOR LEADER FUNDING TO CONTINUE WITHOUT INTERRUPTION

By | May 29th, 2020|Press Releases|0 Comments

Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney has said LEADER funding for disadvantaged rural areas must continue into next year without delay. Minister Canney said: "LEADER funding has proved vital in supporting [...]

28 05, 2020

TUAM PEDESTRIAN CROSSINGS AND FOOTPATHS TO GO TO TENDER – CANNEY

By | May 28th, 2020|Press Releases|0 Comments

Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney has received confirmation that Galway County Council is to seek tenders for pedestrian works at two locations in Tuam. The first location is the Galway [...]

27 05, 2020

CANNEY URGES GALWAY EAST TOWNS AND VILLAGES TO SEEK RENEWAL FUNDING

By | May 27th, 2020|Press Releases|0 Comments

Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney is urging Galway communities and local businesses to apply for funding from the €15 million 2020 Town and Village Renewal Scheme. The scheme launched today [...]