Seán Canney Independent TD has received confirmation that the Office of Public Works have approved funding of €18,000 for flood relief works to be carried out at Curra, Abbey, Loughrea.
“The works include the installation of drainage pipes and the replacement of an old stone culvert with a new system”.
“Galway County Council made the application under the OPW Minor Works Scheme and I want to compliment the Council Engineering staff who made the application”.
The works when complete will help alleviate flooding in the location and will be of great benefit to the locality.
“I am delighted to see that Galway County Council continue to apply for funding under the Minor Works Scheme for the benefit of the county”.