Fine Gael TD for Galway West & Mayo South

Monthly Archives: September 2015

Galway city and county to benefit from significant Government investment- Kyne

€27bn six year capital investment plan to secure the recovery Fine Gael TD for Galway West/ South Mayo, Sean Kyne, has said that Galway city and county are to benefit from significant Government investment under the Capital Investment Plan. “The Government has today (Tuesday) announced a €27 billion six year Capital Investment Plan to help… Continue Reading

Reform of Hackney Licensing System Urgently Required – Kyne

  Current format of ‘Area Familiarisation Tests’ places applicants from counties such as Galway at huge disadvantage Fine Gael TD for Galway West and Mayo South has called on the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Paschal Donohoe TD to tackle the lack of fairness in the Area Familiarisations Testing required to obtain a hackney… Continue Reading

The Garda Síochana (Policing Authority and Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill 2015 – Second Stage Speech

This Bill represents a very important reform for our country in terms of justice. For the first time ever we will have a new policing authority, which will be independent and will oversee the structures and performance of An Garda. I concur completely with the Minister’s observation that the establishment of the new policing authority… Continue Reading

Galway Transport Issues raised in Dáil during Public Transport Bill Debate

Key Points –   Investment in public transport does not have to come at the expense of investment in other transport projects such as the Galway City Bypass. With the imminent publication of the Capital Investment a strong statement of support for the Bypass needed in the Plan; Study shows Bus Rapid Transit for Galway… Continue Reading