Press Releases from Minister Sean Canney TD.

30 01, 2020

LEADER FUNDING TO BE OPENED UP FOR COMMUNITY CAR PARKS – CANNEY

By | January 30th, 2020|Press Releases|0 Comments

Galway Rural Development has decided to open up LEADER funding to community facility car parks. Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney said: "This is very welcome. Applications can now be made [...]

28 01, 2020

MORE THAN €50,000 ALLOCATED FOR TUAM FOOTPATH EXTENSION- CANNEY

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

Galway East TD and Minister of Rural Affairs Seán Canney has received confirmation that €50,400 has been allocated under the county roads programme for an extension to the footpath at Carrowpeter, Tuam. The works will [...]

27 01, 2020

CANNEY WELCOMES €14,000 FUNDING FOR ATHENRY FOOTPATH

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

Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney has welcomed an allocation of €14,000 to set back a boundary wall in order to improve pedestrian access and connect existing footpaths at Tuam Road, [...]

25 01, 2020

SCHOOL SECRETARIES MUST BE GIVEN RECOGNITION – CANNEY

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

Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney has said the issue of recognition for school secretaries must be resolved once and for all. Minister Canney said: "Presently there are school secretaries who [...]

25 01, 2020

COMMUNITY EMPLOYMENT SCHEME SUPERVISORS SHOULD HAVE RECOGNISED STATUS – CANNEY

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

Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney has stated that the employment status of Community Employment Scheme supervisors needs to be regularised. Minister Canney said: "The long running campaign by the Community [...]

24 01, 2020

PROGRESS FOR RESTORATION WORKS AT MEELICK – CANNEY

By | January 24th, 2020|Press Releases|0 Comments

Restoration works at the historic Martello Tower at Meelick area progressing well, according to Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney. Minister Canney said: "The ivy has been removed from the tower [...]

24 01, 2020

CANNEY ANNOUNCES €50,000 FUNDING FOR MULLAGH

By | January 24th, 2020|Press Releases|0 Comments

Mullagh GAA and Community Facility has been allocated funding of €50,000 from the Department of Rural and Community Development, Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney has announced. Minister Canney said the [...]

24 01, 2020

CANNEY CALLS FOR ACTION ON TUAM FOOTPATHS

By | January 24th, 2020|Press Releases|0 Comments

Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney is calling on Galway Council to carry out urgent repairs on footpaths in Tuam. Minister Canney said: "Sections of the footpaths on the Dublin Road [...]

23 01, 2020

€70,000 FOR ABBEY KYLEMORE GROUP WATER SCHEME – CANNEY

By | January 23rd, 2020|Press Releases|0 Comments

Abbey Kylemore Group Water Scheme in Loughrea has been allocated €70,000 to replace a section of the scheme's water mains. Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney said: "The Abbey Kylemore Group [...]

23 01, 2020

CANNEY WELCOMES NEARLY €1 MILLION FOR GALWAY COUNTY ROAD SCHEMES

By | January 23rd, 2020|Press Releases|0 Comments

Galway East TD and Minister for Rural Affairs Seán Canney has welcomed €953,000 in funding for County Galway roads under the Community Involvement Scheme. The funding is part of an allocation of €33.8 million to [...]