Deering welcomes a further €10 million investment in local roads for 2018
A further €10 million funding for improving local roads will be announced later this month, a Fine Gael TD has said.
Let’s implement Project Ireland 2040 and end distraction tactics - Bailey
Fine Gael in Government is planning for the Ireland of the future and it is time for opposition TDs and Senators to step up and implement the innovative Project Ireland 2040 plan instead of attempting to delay it for political advantage, Deputy Maria Bailey has said.
FF cynical attempt to hijack suckler campaign won’t fool farmers - Deering
The Chairman of the Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Pat Deering TD, has criticised Fianna Fáil’s cynical attempt to hijack the ongoing IFA and Irish Farmers Journal campaign aimed at seeking a €200 per head suckler cow payment.
Statement by Enda Kenny TD on the death of Brendan Henaghan
The community of Castlebar will miss Brendan Henaghan who passed away this week.
€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.
False attempt to discredit Project 2040 does rural Ireland no favours– Carey
Fianna Fáil is misrepresenting Project 2040 in an attempt to discredit what is a good plan for rural Ireland, a Fine Gael TD has claimed.
Deposit system on bottles could help reduce plastic waste - Noone
The introduction of a deposit system on plastic bottles could help reduce plastic waste, a Dublin Senator has said.
Higher education central to success of Project Ireland 2040 - Minister Mitchell O'Connor
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.