€1 billion Rural Regeneration Fund is new money which will transform communities – Ring
The Minister for Rural & Community Development, Michael Ring TD, has said that the Rural Regeneration and Development Fund is a game changer for rural Ireland.
Fingal would be ideal home for new elective-only hospital to be based in Dublin – Farrell
Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell has called for the new elective-only hospital for Dublin to be located in Fingal, following the inclusion of this facility in the Government’s National Development Plan. Deputy Farrell said: “With the fastest-growing population in the country, and with Fingal’s proximity to significant transport infrastructure, I believe our community would be the ideal home for a new medical facility.
FingLUAS Success: Government to bring Luas to Finglas - Rock
The Government has announced LUAS Cross City line is to be extended to Finglas. TD for the area Noel Rock, who had headed up the FingLUAS campaign and worked hard to ensure it was included in the Capital Plan, believes it is a watershed moment for the whole community. Deputy Rock said: “I’m delighted with today’s announcement that the Government will be bringing the LUAS to Finglas. This is big news for the area.
LUAS planners let us down, now all Northsiders are suffering - Rock
Fine Gael TD for Dublin North West, Noel Rock, has slammed the NTA and Dublin City Council following revelations that bus journeys have more than doubled in duration since the introduction of LUAS Cross City.
LUAS must get back on track - Richmond
Luas stakeholders must get their act together as the mounting problems related to the rollout of the Luas cross city are eroding public confidence in the service, a Fine Gael Senator has said.
New contract for Ardnaree post office a win for local community- Mulherin
A new contract has been awarded to Ardnaree post office to safeguard its future, a Fine Gael Senator has said.
Micheál Martin chooses to ignore exponential increase in LEADER allocations - Ring
Increasing LUAS problems need urgent response - Richmond
High tax rates cause a brain drain of healthcare professionals – Burke
No stone should be left unturned when it comes to attracting and retaining healthcare professionals, a Fine Gael Senator has said.
O’Dowd calls for universal electricity subsidy for COPD sufferers
Patients suffering from a chronic respiratory illness should receive a universal electricity subsidy, a Fine Gael TD has said.