News & Statements
OPW Heritage Sites Reopening their Grounds
The Minister for the Office of Public Works (OPW) and Limerick Fine Gael TD, Patrick O'Donovan has announced that a total of 48 OPW parks and heritage sites with outdoor spaces will be open to the public within the existing travel restrictions either from today, 26 April, or later this week.
Minister O’Donovan commits to a further consultation period on the Gort Lowlands Flood Relief Scheme
Minister of State for the Office of Public Works (OPW), Patrick O’Donovan TD, today announced that the OPW and Galway County Council will make arrangements for a further period of consultation to be held on the Gort Lowlands Flood Relief Scheme following the easing of the present Covid-19 restrictions.
Minister O’Donovan announces ‘Greening’ of Heritage Sites and State Buildings as part of the 2021 National St Patrick’s Festival
The greening initiative has gone from strength to strength with signification notable worldwide landmark buildings being illuminated in green to promote this celebration. This year the theme of the Festival is ‘Dúisigh Éire! Awaken Ireland!’ which invites everyone to throw off the long dark months and rise to embrace the brighter days ahead.
Minister O’Donovan announces the commencement of Phoenix Park Transport and Mobility Options Public Consultation
Minister of State for the Office of Public Works, Mr. Patrick O’Donovan TD, today announced the commencement of the public consultation for the Phoenix Park Transport and Mobility Options Study.
Limerick to Cork M20 motorway will not be side-tracked- O’Donovan
Fine Gael Limerick TD and Minister of State, Patrick O’Donovan, has said the M20 Limerick-Cork motorway project is well underway and will not be side-tracked.
Does Sinn Féin recognise the legitimacy of the Irish State – O’Donovan
Does Sinn Féin recognise the legitimacy of the 1937 Constitution, An Garda Síochána, the Irish Defence Forces and the Special Criminal Court, a Fine Gael Minister has asked.
Fianna Fáil approach to USC is hypocrisy at its worst – O’Donovan
Fianna Fáil's approach to USC is hypocrisy at its worst and Micheál Martin cannot be trusted on the matter, a Fine Gael Minister has said.
RTÉ must consider all options, not just Limerick – O’Donovan
Micheál Martin needs to stop Fianna Fáil’s anti-rural agenda – O’Donovan
Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin needs to clarify his party’s stance on the fair distribution of local property tax after one of his councillors confirmed a blatant anti -rural policy being pursued by the party in Dublin, a Fine Gael Minister has said has said.
Fianna Fáil will scrap key road projects – O’Donovan
Fianna Fáil will scrap key road projects given half a chance, a Fine Gael Minister has said.