Fine Gael TD for Galway West & Mayo South

Category Archives: Issues

€4.27 million investment to provide 23 new social homes in Galway City

€4.27 million is being allocated to Galway City Council by the Department of Housing, Planning and Local Government for the construction of a mix of two bedroom and one bedroom homes at four locations in the City. Ten new homes will be built at Ballinfoile Park with an investment of €1.8 million. Six new homes will be at… Continue Reading

Over half a million Euro in extra funding for childcare services in Galway

Childcare services in Galway are to receive €536,710 in extra funding from the Government. The funding will be used to provide more than new childcare places, maintenance and building work as well as outdoor play areas and is available for immediate draw-down by providers here in Galway. The provision of quality, affordable and accessible childcare… Continue Reading

Ireland signs 5G Declaration for Europe

As Minister for Community Development, Natural Resources and Digital Development I signed the 5G Declaration for Europe along with colleagues from all EU Member States at a recent informal meeting of the Competitiveness and Telecoms Council of Ministers. The ground breaking joint session of Ministers discussed next steps for the European Digital Single Market, including… Continue Reading

Over €410,000 allocated to support marine and fisheries development projects in Galway and Clare

On Friday I announced the successful projects receiving funding under the West Fisheries Local Action Group (FLAG) Programme. The funding of €411,099 will support 33 projects in coastal communities in Galway and Clare as well as on the Aran Islands and Inishbofin.  Bord Iascaigh Mhara administers the FLAG Programme (which is arranged on a regional… Continue Reading