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9 Nov

‘Government must move now to restore connectivity and strategic routes at Shannon Airport’ – Clare TD

The Government must focus on restoring connectively at Shannon Airport and safeguarding strategic routes as rapid testing for air passengers comes into effect this week, a Clare TD has said. Deputy Joe Carey was speaking ahead of the introduction of the EU’s ‘Traffic Light’ system at Shannon and Cork airports from this Thursday, which the […]

2 Nov

75 Clare sports clubs allocated over €70,000 to help offset losses from Covid-19: Deputy Joe Carey

More than €70,000 has been provided to help Clare sports clubs offset losses and face other challenges posed by the pandemic, Deputy Joe Carey announced today. A total of €70,276.38 has been allocated to 75 sports clubs across the county under the Local Sports Partnership Small Grant Scheme. Welcoming the funding, Deputy Carey said: “I am […]

2 Nov

Over €260,000 in funding to provide safe access to Clare schools and community areas: Deputy Joe Carey

More than €260,000 in funding has been allocated to provide safe access to several local schools and community area. Clare TD Joe Carey this morning confirmed that seven local schools and community groups have been awarded a total of €261,365 in the latest round of Clár funding. Deputy Carey said the money will be used […]

1 Nov

€2.5 million special funding for Clare County Council to maintain vital local services: Deputy Joe Carey

Clare County Council will receive a special allocation of €2.5 million this week to ensure local services are not impacted by a shortfall in rates, Deputy Joe Carey has announced. The Clare TD made the announcement after receiving confirmation from the Minister for Local Government and Planning, Peter Burke, that the funding will be made […]

27 Oct

Clare TD urges Minister to ‘review’ mart restrictions after online system crashes

Clare TD Joe Carey has written to Agriculture Minister Charlie McConalogue urging his department to adopt a more “common sense” approach to restrictions at marts to help protect farmers’ incomes during the pandemic. Deputy Carey spoke out after chaos ensued at 16 marts across the country, including Sixmilebridge, over the weekend when one of the […]

27 Oct

25 new hi-tech jobs is very welcome and timely ‘vote of confidence’ in Shannon: Deputy Joe Carey

Clare TD Joe Carey has welcomed the news that a leading US hi-tech safety company has chosen Shannon as its European headquarters, with the creation of 25 new jobs. Exida, which specialises in functional safety, industrial cybersecurity and alarm management, is establishing a new Centre of Excellence at the Gateway Hub, creating 25 roles over the […]

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