Great news for Education in South Kildare

Great news this morning of a new 1,000 Pupil School Confirmed for Curragh Post Primary School. This will address the obvious shortfall and choice for parents and their children in the greater Newbridge and Kildare areas. I welcome the fact that engagement is ongoing with educate together regarding potential partnership options. Great congratulations must go to all those involved in the educate together second level … Continue reading Great news for Education in South Kildare

Positive update on late night bus service

We refer to recent correspondence concerning the above route. As you will recall until recently Bus Éireann held a licence from the NTA to operate Route 126N as a commercial bus service. Following Bus Éireann’s recent commercial decision to cancel this service and the associated licence, the NTA undertook to examine whether there is a public service obligation to retain Route 126N as a socially … Continue reading Positive update on late night bus service

€40 Million for Sports Capital grants for clubs

€40 million is being made available under a new round of the Sports Capital Programme (SCP). The SCP is the Government’s primary vehicle for providing support to sports clubs and communities to develop sports infrastructure around the country. Applications can only be made online from 9am on Friday 7th September until 5pm on Friday 19th October, 2018. All applicants must be registered on the Department’s … Continue reading €40 Million for Sports Capital grants for clubs

July update on new Athy Road – Important update

At our Council meeting today we were informed that the Council will serve “Notice to treat ” on land owners this week , allowing the Council to go ahead and purchase the land needed for the road.Basically this will allow final discussion and price to be agreed on all the land needed for the road and as was stated by the Senior engineer , this … Continue reading July update on new Athy Road – Important update

June update on Athy Distributor Road

At today’s Municipal District meeting we were informed that the road remains very much on target. Soil sampling has begun today and will continue over coming days. Archaeological reports are back and although reports are not finalised, the senior engineer stated that there were no significant finds that would affect the road in any way. Meetings will continue with the Residents Associations along the road … Continue reading June update on Athy Distributor Road