July update on Athy’s new road

At the July meeting of the Athy Municipal District , the senior engineer confirmed that the road is on target. He confirmed that Iarnrod Eireann have confirmed that the old railway line has been “abandoned”. This will result in the tracks being removed and both the Council and Iarnrod Eireann are working on a timeframe for this to happen. The preliminary contract is coming to … Continue reading July update on Athy’s new road

PROMISED DEFENCE ALLOWANCES NO SUBSTITUTE FOR A DECENT WAGE

Kildare South General Election Candidate , Cllr Mark Wall ,has welcomed news of the restoration of certain special allowance for Defence Force members but has called on the Minister for Finance to find a route to increase core pay. He has also called for a full-time Minister for Defence to be appointed to Cabinet. Cllr Wall said: “I welcome the decision by the Cabinet to … Continue reading PROMISED DEFENCE ALLOWANCES NO SUBSTITUTE FOR A DECENT WAGE