News & Statements
Sinn Féin’s Budget slams ordinary workers by increasing taxes and opposing home ownership – Durkan
Sinn Féin’s wish list Budget looks to penalise ordinary families by increasing taxes, attacking job creation and locking workers out of home ownership, a Fine Gael TD has said.
Almost 4,000 young offenders helped by Garda Youth Diversion Projects last year- Durkan
Almost 4,000 young offenders have been helped by Garda Youth Diversion Projects last year, Fine Gael TD has said.
2018 brings a boost for people on the minimum wage – Durkan
Update Re Development on House Building Sites and Housing Starts
Protection from unreasonable rent increases for tenants in Maynooth – Durkan
Fine Gael Kildare North TD, Bernard Durkan, has welcomed the designation of Maynooth as a Rent Pressure Zone under the Government’s rental strategy, saying this will protect tenants from unreasonable rent increases.
150 new jobs a significant vote of confidence in local economy- Durkan
Kildare-based food manufacturer Dawn Farms, which exports to over 40 markets around the world, has today announced it will add a further 150 jobs to its headquarters in Naas over the next five years.
Alternative company must be found for Leixlip site – Durkan
“Fine Gael TD for Kildare North, Bernard Durkan, has said that an alternative company must be found for the Leixlip site to be vacated by HP Inc.
Future of Johnstownbridge Health Centre is secure, despite rumours to the contrary – Durkan
Fine Gael Kildare North TD, Bernard Durkan, has said that the future of Johnstownbridge Health Centre is secure, despite recent rumours to the contrary.
400 Naas jobs a further sign that the Action Plan for Jobs is working for Kildare- Durkan
Fine Gael TD for Kildare North, Bernard Durkan has said that the announcement by Applegreen of 400 new jobs for Naas is a sign that the Action Plan for Jobs is working for Kildare.
New opportunity to fund Kildare swimming pools – Durkan
Fine Gael TD for Kildare North, Bernard Durkan, has welcomed the announcement by the Minister for Sport, Michael Ring TD, that he is to re- open the Local Authority Swimming Pool Programme for a short time.