Fine Gael TD for Galway West & Mayo South

Monthly Archives: June 2016

Areas of Responsibility at the Department of Communications, Energy & Natural Resources

This week the Oireachtas Committee on Communications, Energy and Natural Resources met to review the estimates and spending allocations for the Department of Communications, Energy and Natural Resources. As Minister of State for Gaeltacht Affairs and Natural Resources I appeared before the Committee and gave a brief outline of the areas of responsibility under my… Continue Reading

Higher Rent Supplement limits in Galway will help households meet rental costs

Minister of State for Gaeltacht Affairs and Natural Resources and Fine Gael TD for Galway West, Seán Kyne has welcomed the news that higher Rent Supplement limits are being introduced in Galway to help with rising rents. Minister for Social Protection Leo Varadkar and Minister for Housing, Planning & Local Government Simon Coveney have confirmed… Continue Reading

Increased Funding to Support An Garda Síochána

I was pleased to hear Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald reaffirm in the Dáil during the week the commitment in the Programme for Government to continue the ongoing accelerated Garda recruitment programme, with a view to increasing Garda numbers to 15,000. I will be working closely with my colleague Minister Fitzgerald to ensure that Galway… Continue Reading

Homes and community facilities across Galway to benefit from over €2.1 million in funding under the Better Energy Communities Scheme

Homes and community facilities across Galway are to benefit from over €2.1 million in funding under the Better Energy Communities Scheme. Better Energy Communities is an initiative of the Department of Communications, Energy and Natural Resources and is operated by the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland. A significant number of homes, community facilities and public… Continue Reading

Beagnach €700,000 ceadaithe do Choiste Ionad Cuimhneacháin na nImirceach, Carna

Beagnach €700,000 ceadaithe do Choiste Ionad Cuimhneacháin na nImirceach, Carna, ag an Aire Stáit Kyne D’fhógair Aire Stáit na Gaeltachta, Seán Kyne T.D., inniu go bhfuil deontas de €699,342 ceadaithe aige do Choiste Ionad Cuimhneacháin na nImirceach, Carna chun cur ar a gcumas Ionad pobal a thógáil i gCarna ar a dtugtar Ionad Cuimhneacháin na… Continue Reading

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