Fine Gael TD for Galway West & Mayo South

Monthly Archives: December 2019

€87,000 allocated to Galway’s Animal Welfare organisations

€87,000 in funding has been awarded to 8 animal welfare organisations in Galway and is part of national funding of €2,906,000 allocated by Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed to 106 animal welfare organisations across the country. The organisations benefiting include Galway SPCA which has received €40,000, MADRA and Pro Animale Ireland… Continue Reading

€33.725 million for Galway’s National Roads in 2020

€33.725 million has been allocated for Galway’s national roads for 2020. The funding is being provided by the Government through Transport Infrastructure Ireland and represents an extra €5.79 million in funding, a 20% increase on the 2019 figure. The funding includes €15.39 million for a series of improvement works at several locations along the N59,… Continue Reading

New €470,000 community-based alcohol treatment service for Galway

€470,000 has been allocated for a new community-based alcohol treatment service in Galway. The proposal from the HSE has been approved by Catherine Byrne TD, Minister of State for Health Promotion and the National Drugs Strategy, and is a partnership initiative between the Emergency Department at UHG and the HSE. The allocation will fund a… Continue Reading

New Bus Services in Connemara

Bus Éireann has introduced extra services on two of the main bus routes from Galway City to Connemara. Since the start of this month, there are extra services in the morning and evening on the No. 419 Galway-Moycullen-Oughterard service and the No. 424 Galway-An Cheathru-Leitir Mealláin-Carna service.  On the No. 419 there are new services including: 8:15pm… Continue Reading