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3 Feb

€76,000 to deal with Cratloe flooding

Clare Fine Gael TD Joe Carey has welcomed an allocation of €76,500 from the Office of Public Works (OPW) for flood mitigation works at Gullets Cross, Carrowmore, Cratloe. “The work will help the council deal with long-standing drainage issues by diverting the flow from a spring into a nearby stream around 650 metres away,” Deputy […]

1 Feb

€4.5 million allocated to Clare Active Travel projects

€4.5 million has been allocated to 28 active travel projects in Clare for public transport, walking and cycling infrastructure along with providing safe routes to six primary schools in the county. Welcoming the allocation to Clare County Council from the National Transport Authority (NTA) Clare Fine Gael TD Joe Carey said it was significant that […]

31 Jan

Carey calls for Mid West surgery hub to be based at Ennis Hospital

CLARE Fine Gael TD Joe Carey has asked Health Minister Stephen Donnelly to locate a proposed surgical hub for the Mid-West Region at Ennis General Hospital.  Limerick was initially proposed as one of five locations for a suite of fully staffed and equipped operating theatres either in new modular buildings or retrofitted commercial/retail centres. “The […]

30 Jan

Fully electric Ennis town bus service in two years

AN Ennis Town Bus Service is scheduled to come into service in the first quarter of 2025 with a fully electrified bus fleet. Clare Fine Gael TD Joe Carey says that the National Transport Authority (NTA) is involved in discussions with Clare County Council to secure land for the charging infrastructure and details will be […]

26 Jan

Regional Airports Fund played major role in Shannon recovery

SHANNON’S inclusion in the Regional Airports Programme played a major role in the airport’s post-Covid recovery which saw passenger numbers grow by 300 per cent to 1.51 million last year. That’s according to Clare Fine Gael TD Joe Carey who said that Shannon’s passenger numbers are now back to 88 per cent of their 2019 […]

24 Jan

€3 million for Clare communities hosting refugees

CLARE County Council has been allocated almost €3 million to support communities that are hosting refugees from Ukraine and other countries. Clare Fine Gael TD Joe Carey said that the money will come from a €50 million Community Recognition Fund for sports clubs, community organisations, transport infrastructure and local groups. “The €2,925,549 awarded to Clare County Council […]

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