Department of Transport

18 Aug

Department of Transport formally requests State funding to keep Shannon Heritage sites open: Deputy Joe Carey

The Department of Transport has formally requested State funding to keep Shannon Heritage sites open beyond the end of this month, Clare TD Joe Carey has confirmed. Following a lengthy review process, the Department of Transport sent a submission to Public Expenditure Minister Michael McGrath on Monday evening supporting calls locally to keep our heritage […]

27 Jul

Urgent safety works to get underway soon on ‘extremely dangerous’ county Clare bridge after funding boost

Funding of €20,000 has been provided to carry out urgent safety works at a notorious county Clare road blackspot. Local Fine Gael TD Joe Carey confirmed the funding has been allocated for works at Cree Bridge on the R483. In a parliamentary question to Transport Minister Eamon Ryan, Deputy Carey warned Cree Bridge is “extremely […]

20 Jun

New funding to kickstart sport again in Clare: Deputy Joe Carey

New Government funding will help kickstart sport again in Clare, local Fine Gael TD Joe Carey has said. Deputy Carey was speaking as the Government has announced a significant new funding package of up to €70 million to help sports across the country restart activity in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. Welcoming the announcement, […]