Fine Gael TD for Galway West & Mayo South

Category Archives: Issues

€650,000 in funding secured for Disabled Persons Grant Scheme in Galway

Funding of almost €650,000 has been secured for the Disabled Persons Grant Scheme in Galway. The Disabled Persons Grant Scheme provides funding for extensions and adaptations to existing social housing stock such as grab rails, disabled access ramps, wet rooms, etc.  The scheme also provides extensions in cases of overcrowding. My Government colleague, the Minister… Continue Reading

All Ireland Smart Cities Forum

My address to the first All Ireland Smart Cities forum which took place in Croke Park Conference Centre on Wednesday, 13th September. “Good morning, I’m delighted to be here today. It gives me great pleasure to open, along with Dr. McCormick, the first All Ireland Smart Cities Forum. As Minister with responsibility for Digital Development,… Continue Reading

New €2 million funding call open to angling projects and conservation initiatives nationwide

As Minister for Community Development, Natural Resources and Digital Development with responsibility for Inland Fisheries I warmly welcome the new €2 million funding call by Inland Fisheries Ireland for angling projects and conservation initiatives.  The funding call, which is open to communities nationwide, consists of three separate funding streams which will help ensure that Ireland’s fish… Continue Reading

Over €95,000 investment in environmental projects in Galway

As Minister for Community Development, Natural Resources and Digital Development and Minister of State at the Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment I’m delighted to be able to confirm an investment of almost €95,000 for environmental projects in Galway. The funding has been allocated under the Local Agenda 21 Environmental Partnership Fund which comprises a… Continue Reading

Over €325,000 in Government funding to help create new childcare places in Galway

€325,000 in Government funding has been allocated for childcare services in Galway. The funding is helping over two dozen childcare organisations in Galway to set up new services and expand existing ones. Two significant allocations are being made to enhance and increase childcare provision in Galway. €187,866.50 is being allocated to 12 childcare organisations to help establish… Continue Reading