Fine Gael TD for Galway West & Mayo South

Monthly Archives: January 2015

PQ No. 14 – 28th January – Restoring and Renewing Local Authority Housing

To ask the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government the progress of restoring and renewing the local authority housing stock so as to ensure maximum availability of accommodation, with particular reference to counties Galway and Mayo; and if he will make a statement on the matter – Seán Kyne.   Reply: Minister for… Continue Reading

PQ No. 621 – 27th January – Island Air Services

To ask the Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht if the tendering for services and aerodrome management between the Aran Islands and Inishbofin and Cleggan, County Galway will be separated in order to encourage the use of the latter facilities for north west Connemara, County Galway. – Seán Kyne.   Reply: Minister Joe McHugh:… Continue Reading

PQ No. 558 – 27th January – Funding for Volunteer Centres

To ask the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government if his attention has been drawn to the present staffing issue at his Department which is delaying funding to volunteer centres, including salaries; if the separate issue of the loss of a funding stream due to the restructuring of the local development structures has… Continue Reading

PQ No. 262 – 27th January – Future of the Connemara Pony

To ask the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine if he has given consideration in consultation with Connemara Pony Breeder’s Association to initiating a specialist report on the future of the Connemara pony – Seán Kyne.   Reply: Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: My Department has approved the Connemara Pony Breeders Society… Continue Reading

Government’s €2.2 million in funding will tackle some of City’s transport problems – Kyne

The Government is allocating €2.2 million for transport improvement projects across Galway City. The funding has been confirmed this morning (Wednesday) by Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Paschal Donohoe to Galway West Fine Gael TD Seán Kyne. Some 14 projects are being allocated funding by the National Transport Authority with a mix of new… Continue Reading