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Joe Carey TD



23 Mar

Government will help counter impact of price increases

DESPITE opposition claims that the Government is ruling out any further measures to ease cost of living pressures, Clare Fine Gael TD Joe Carey says every effort will be made to counter the effects of energy supply and price impacts. “The significant retail price increases for energy are a matter of strong concern to the […]

22 Mar

Funding to provide youth services in rural areas of Clare

A Government allocation of €120,000 to provide new youth services in rural areas of Clare has been welcomed by Clare Fine Gael TD Joe Carey. The funding will come from the ‘UBU Your Place -Your Space’ programme being implemented by the Department of Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth. “Clare is one of only eight […]

21 Mar

Highlighting the plight of Ukrainian people with cystic fibrosis

THE plight of Ukrainian people with cystic fibrosis was raised in the Dáil by Clare Fine Gael TD Joe Carey last week when he asked Taoiseach Micheál Martin to support a call for immediate financial assistance for support organisations near the EU borders with Ukraine. Stating that he had been briefed on the evolving situation […]

20 Mar

Approval granted for Scariff Community College extension

Clare Fine Gael TD Joe Carey has welcomed approval from the Department of Education for a major extension at Scariff Community College to proceed to construction stage. The extension, which was approved under the additional school accommodation scheme, will include two mainstream classrooms as well as a dedicated metalwork room and a dedicated woodwork room. […]

19 Mar

Change in criteria sees 19 Clare schools added to DEIS scheme 

19 Clare schools have been added to the DEIS scheme, following a major expansion of the programme that delivers targeted supports to address educational disadvantage. Clare Fine Gael TD Joe Carey said that the Clare schools benefitted from a reassessment of the criteria that will allow them avail of additional teaching posts, home school community […]

18 Mar

Clarecastle Sewerage Scheme will enhance local environment 

THE provision of a new wastewater treatment system in Clarecastle will bring an end to the discharge of raw sewage into the River Fergus and the Shannon Estuary. And, according to local Fine Gael TD Joe Carey, it will also significantly enhance the local environment by allowing households and businesses connect to the public wastewater […]