News & Statements
Minister McEntee congratulates the five Fine Gael MEPs on their election to the European Parliament
Minister for European Affairs, Helen McEntee, has congratulated all five Fine Gael MEPs on being elected to the next European Parliament.
New Primary School for Ashbourne to be open in September – Minister McEntee
Minister for European Affairs Helen McEntee has welcomed news from her colleague Minister for Education and Skills Joe McHugh that a new 16 classroom primary school building will be built in Ashbourne.
Broadband must be delivered as soon as possible and all resources necessary should be provided – McEntee
Fine Gael TD for Meath East, Helen McEntee, has said that broadband must be delivered for rural Ireland as soon as possible, and that every resource necessary to make this happen should be made available.
Treat mental health illnesses like any other chronic disease for real results – McEntee
Fine Gael TD for Meath East, Helen McEntee, speaking this week in Dáil Éireann, has said that in order to successfully tackle mental health illness, we must treat it like any other chronic disease.
Safety must remain top priority at the Brink – McEntee
Fine Gael TD for Meath East, Helen McEntee, has said that safety must remain a top priority on the N2 Dublin/Derry Road at the Brink service station and crossroads.
McEntee calls for 50% of road budget to be allocated to North Meath
Fine Gael TD for Meath East, Helen McEntee has called for 50% of next year’s roads funding to be spent in North Meath, as a concerted effort is needed to bring roads up to standard with the rest of the county.
Pyrite homeowners can avoid expensive testing to avail of their LPT exemption – McEntee
Fine Gael TD for Meath East, Helen McEntee, has said that legislation going through Committee Stage in the Dáil today (Friday), will allow pyrite homeowners to avoid the expensive testing they previously had to undergo to in order to avail of the exemption from Local Property Tax (LPT).
McEntee calls on Doosan to clarify situation with workers in Geith International
Fine Gael Meath East TD, Helen McEntee, has called on Doosan to clarify the situation with workers in Geith International in Slane.
Tourism is booming, so don’t let Fianna Fáil throw away the progress we’ve made – McEntee
Fine Gael TD for Meath East and member of the Oireachtas Tourism Committee Helen McEntee says tourism is booming and we must not let Fianna Fáil wreck the sector again and reverse the recovery which is taking place and the hard work of all those involved in the sector.
McEntee welcomes creation of 94 new jobs in Meath as a result of LEADER funding
Fine Gael TD for Meath East, Helen McEntee, has welcomed the statement from Meath Partnership which estimates that 94 new jobs will be created as a result of an additional €3.3 million funding it has received from the EU funded LEADER programme.