Fine Gael TD for Galway West & Mayo South

Category Archives: Communications, Climate Action and Environment

Ambitious Climate Action Plan sets out responsible and realistic steps to help tackle climate breakdown

Today (Monday) I attended a special Cabinet Meeting at Government Buildings on the Climate Action Plan. This cross-departmental and cross-agency plan is an ambitious and comprehensive plan that sets out how we can manage the transition to a low carbon economy and society in a responsible and realistic way. It contains over 180 actions with… Continue Reading

€303 million to be invested in Galway and Mayo as part of the National Broadband Plan

€152 million and €151 million to be invested in Galway and Mayo respectively as part of the National Broadband Plan Today’s appointment of the Preferred Bidder for the National Broadband Plan paves the way for investment of over €300 million to bring high speed broadband to communities across Galway and Mayo As a former Minister… Continue Reading

Healthcare, housing, education, climate action and regional employment among priorities as new Legislation Programme published

Government Chief Whip, Seán Kyne TD has today published the Government’s new legislation programme which contains 30 new bills that will be progressed by the summer recess. The legislation programme follows on from the special programme launched in January which focused on Brexit. The new programme, which has been approved by Cabinet today, has been… Continue Reading

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

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