Fine Gael TD for Galway West & Mayo South

Category Archives: Issues

Infheistíocht ar fiú €347,469 ceadaithe do Chlár na gCluichí Gaelach

Infheistíocht ar fiú €347,469 ceadaithe ag an Aire Stáit Seán Kyne do Chlár na gCluichí Gaelach i scoileanna Ghaeltacht na Gaillimhe agus i dTuar Mhic Éadaigh i gCo. Mhaigh Eo. €7,910 ceadaithe chun a chumasú do chumainn peile F12 Ghaeltacht na Gaillimhe freastal ar Lá na Gaeilge agus na gCluichí Gaelach ar pháirc an Chrócaigh… Continue Reading

Update regarding Prospecting Application

Update regarding the possibility of mining in Connemara and the application for a prospecting licence in a number of locations, including the Roundstone/Ballyconneely area. Today I received information from Minister of State Seán Canney with responsibility for Natural Resources at the Department of Communication, Climate Action and Environment that it has been decided not to… Continue Reading

Communities across Galway to benefit from the Government-funded Better Energy Communities Scheme

The latest round of Government funding from the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI) will help households, businesses and community and voluntary organisations in Galway to lower their energy bills and reduce their carbon footprint. The funding confirmed by my colleague, Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment, Richard Bruton is an essential part of… Continue Reading

National Transport Authority agree to licence 2 additional services to Moycullen, Rosscahill and Oughterard.

I can confirm that the National Transport Authority (NTA) have agreed to licence 2 additional services to Bus Eireann for the Galway to Moycullen and Oughterard routes. The NTA have confirmed that the licence will include additional services from Galway at 20.15 and 22.15, 7 days a week. The confirmation came at my recent meeting… Continue Reading

Over €1.7m allocated under the language planning process

The Department of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht is providing Údarás na Gaeltachta and Foras na Gaeilge with an allocation totalling more than €1.7m to aid with the implementation of the language planning process during the current year. €1.4m of the language planning allocation will be allocated to Údarás na Gaeltachta and €323,750 to Foras… Continue Reading