Fine Gael TD for Galway West & Mayo South

Category Archives: Communications, Climate Action and Environment

Funding of €606,816 for Community Organisations and Groups in Galway

Funding of €606,816 for community organisations across Galway under the Government’s Community Enhancement Programme. Funded by the Department of Rural and Community Development, the Community Enhancement Programme is administered by the Local Community Development Committee is each local authority area. I am delighted that a wide range of organisations in communities across Galway are being… Continue Reading

€6.31 million allocated for Galway City projects under first round of the Urban Regeneration and Development Fund

Funding of €6.31 million has been allocated today for Galway City under the first round of the Urban Regeneration and Development Fund. The fund was established under Project Ireland 2040 and will be allocated between now and 2027 with the first round of projects announced today by An Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar and Minister for Housing,… Continue Reading

€900,000 in funding for Galway under the Town and Village Scheme

Funding of €900,000 has been allocated for eight projects in Galway under the Town and Village Scheme. This funding will support projects in several towns and villages in Galway and is part of the Department of Rural and Community Development’s Town and Village Scheme. The funding will support: the development of the Bia Innovator Campus in Athenry… Continue Reading

Funding for Continued Removal of Invasive Plant Species from Lough Corrib

As Minister with responsibility for the Inland Fisheries sector I have allocated funding of €300,000 for 2019 to ensure Inland Fisheries Ireland’s (IFI) successful operations involving extensive removal of the invasive waterweed, Lagarosiphon Major (L.major), at Lough Corrib, Co. Galway, continue.  I have also asked IFI and his Department to continue liaison with the National Parks and… Continue Reading

Almost €375,000 to boost digital services and facilities at Galway libraries

Funding of almost €375,000 has been allocated to libraries in Galway by the Department of Rural and Community Development and Galway County Council. investment in digital services in Galway’s public libraries. The investment will fund a significant enhancement in digital services available in public libraries across Galway and is part of a national programme of… Continue Reading

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