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North County To Be “Cleaned Up” With Extra Funding

Local TD, Alan Farrell (FG), has said that €45,500 has been allocated to clean up the North County as part of funding allocations being made through two environmental grant schemes, namely the 2015 Local Agenda 21 (LA21) Environmental Partnership Fund and the 2015 Anti-Litter and Anti-Graffiti Awareness Grant Scheme (ALAGS)….


Work Progressing On Malahide Fry Model Railway Project

The Casino, intended to house the Fry Model Railway Project, is to be restored and completed in 2017, according to the County Council. Fine Gael councillor, Anthony Lavin had asked the Chief Executive to give an up to date progress report on the Casino and Fry Model railway project for…


Farrell Welcomes Free GP Care For Over 70s

Local TD Alan Farrell (FG), has welcomed the commencement of registration for free GP care for everyone aged 70 and over, as announced by the Minister for Health, Leo Varadkar TD. “I am pleased that every person aged 70 and over will have access to GP care without being charged….


Clean Up Fund For Council

Local TD, Alan Farrell (FG) has said that €45,500 has been allocated to clean up Fingal as part of funding allocations being made through two environmental grant schemes. These include the 2015 Local Agenda 21 (LA21) Environmental Partnership Fund and the 2015 Anti-Litter & Anti-Graffiti Awareness Grant Scheme (ALAGS). “A…


Capital Grant Funding For Early Years Services

Minister for Children and Youth Affairs, Dr James Reilly TD, has announced that almost €7 million in capital funding has been allocated to 2,415 grantees, with 60 childcare centres receiving funding in the North County. A total of €5 million of the grant funding was made available specifically for community/not…


Progress On New Playground For Rush

Plans are coming together to give Rush a new playground. Following a successful public consultation, the Council hope to soon proceed with the development and build of the playground. In the first quarter of 2015, the County Council in association with local community groups, Rush Playground Group and the Rush…


Skerries Harbour To Receive Funding

“Skerries Harbour is to receive €112,500 in funding under the 2015 Fishery Harbours Capital Investment Programme,” according to local TD, Alan Farrell (FG). “I am delighted that as part of this funding, the County Council is to receive €112,500 in funding to carry out underwater repairs to sheet piles and…


Reilly Publishes Major New Childcare Report

Minister for Children and Youth Affairs, Dr James Reilly TD, has published a major report, which proposes how best to invest in childcare services over the coming years. The report, prepared by an Inter-Departmental Group established by the Minister in January, puts forward options to enhance affordability for parents, improve…