Fine Gael TD for Galway West & Mayo South

Category Archives: Transport & Tourism

€26.167 million investment by Government in Galway’s national road network

€26.167 million has been allocated by Government for Galway’s national roads for this year. The funding allocated to Galway’s councils by Transport Infrastructure Ireland for 2018 represents a year-on-year increase of almost 17% and will fund improvements to many of Galway’s major transport routes including the N59 Galway – Clifden road, the N84 Headford Road,… Continue Reading

Over €21,000 for Galway Organisations under the ‘Go For Life’ Grant Scheme

€21,800 in funding has been allocated to a range of Galway organisations under the ‘Go For Life Grant Scheme’. Operated by ‘Age and Opportunity’ in partnership with Sport Ireland, the ‘Go For Life Scheme’ provides grants to community organisations to improve the health and well-being of older people. My colleague, Minister for Sport Brendan Griffin has confirmed… Continue Reading

Over €3.2 million for Galway’s sports clubs and organisations under the Sports Capital Programme

Over €3.26 million has been allocated for Galway in this year’s Sports Capital Programme. The funding of €3,262,955 will benefit over 100 sports clubs and community organisations across the City and County. The funding has been confirmed to me by my colleague Minister of State for Sport and Tourism, Brendan Griffin TD, and is a… Continue Reading

Galway and Mayo to benefit with funding for community sports measures 

As Minister for Community Development, Natural Resources and Digital Development I have approved funding from the Dormant Accounts  fund of €2.9 million for projects administered by the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport. The projects being funded include the establishment of community sports hubs, community coaching programmes, youth leadership programmes, as well as sports measures… Continue Reading