Council replies: Barnhill, Ros Glas, Cemeteries,Buses,

Councillor Wall That the council immediately repair the hill at Barnhill, Castledermot to bring it up to a proper and safe standard: Council will carry out remedial work in the coming weeks to make the location safer once again. They will also speak to local landowners regarding a more permanent solution. Councillor Wall Can the council confirm the up-to-date position with the taking in charge … Continue reading Council replies: Barnhill, Ros Glas, Cemeteries,Buses,

Reports from Athy Area July 2014

Councillors Breslin andWall That given the recent positive news from the Minister for Transport regarding the proposed Southern Distributor Road in Athy, can the council confirm if they have finalised a design team for the road and what plans they have put in place to ensure that this badly needed piece of infrastructure for the town can be submitted for planning permission in the quickest … Continue reading Reports from Athy Area July 2014

Updates from council for Kildangan, Cloney, Unfinished estates, Castledermot, Nurney, Tourism

Car Park Kildangan The Kildare Area Engineer reports that due to limited technical staffing resources and work load in the Western Area Office the Area Office has been unable to advance this Project. The Area Office has been advised that additional resources will be made available to the Office in the coming weeks. Once this occurs the Area Office will advance the Project. Safety Measures … Continue reading Updates from council for Kildangan, Cloney, Unfinished estates, Castledermot, Nurney, Tourism

Reports re Kilcrow, Ballyburn, Riverstown Kildangan and Kilberry

CouncillorWall That the council confirm the up-to-date position with flooding relief at Kilcrow Lane, Athy and at Ballyburn, Castledermot. Report: The incidents of flooding at Kilcrow Lane, Athy and Ballyburn, Castledermot were as a result of flood waters coming off the land onto the public road. In the case of Kilcrow Lane both Kildare County Council and a private landowner used tankers to clear the … Continue reading Reports re Kilcrow, Ballyburn, Riverstown Kildangan and Kilberry

Monasterevin Youth Club, Car park in Kildangan, Cloney and Clarey Bridge

Area meeting tomorrow – Reports to date : Councillor Wall That the council continue to work with the Monasterevin Youth Alliance in their bid to establish a youth space for the youth of Monasterevin given the tremendous efforts of the youth club and their leaders to obtain such a premises. Report: The council have been actively supporting the groups within the Monasterevin Community over the … Continue reading Monasterevin Youth Club, Car park in Kildangan, Cloney and Clarey Bridge

Potential for Community playing fields to be explored

Cllr Mark Wall has welcomed the news that the Architects department of Kildare County Council are to examine a proposal from him to use Council lands at Ardrew for additional playing fields for the many sports clubs within the town. Cllr Wall was speaking following a motion that he had placed to the Athy area committee , where there was unanimous support to examine the … Continue reading Potential for Community playing fields to be explored

Replies to questions re Ballykelly GFC, Lights at Castlemitchell, Railway bridge Cloney, Housing Grants and Housing, Playgrounds and NAMA

Cllr Wall That the council improve the road and margins to Ballykelly GFC, Monasterevin. Report: The Area Office will consider this location, along with other areas, for works in 2014. The area office will not be in a position to make a decision until budgets are confirmed. Councillor Wall Can the council confirm their plans to remove the traffic lights at Castlemitchell, Athy as previously … Continue reading Replies to questions re Ballykelly GFC, Lights at Castlemitchell, Railway bridge Cloney, Housing Grants and Housing, Playgrounds and NAMA

Public lights, Housing and Playgrounds

Councillor Wall That the council confirm the up-to-date position with the contract it has for the repair of public lights with Airtricity, the length of time it is taking to fix lights and if the council can advise the best way of reporting lights that need repair. Report: Kildare County Council has a contract with Airtricity Utility Solutions to maintain public lighting infrastructure on all … Continue reading Public lights, Housing and Playgrounds

Replies to motions November 2013

Councillor Wall Can the council confirm the up-to-date position with possible footpaths at Carlow Road and Shanrath, Athy and to the Castlevilla Soccer Club in Castledermot? Report : These three sections of road have been referred to the NTA as schemes to be considered for 2014. Councillor Wall That the council confirm the up-to-date position with sewerage upgrade works in Kilcullen and its effects on … Continue reading Replies to motions November 2013

Replies to Questions re Athy, Kilberry, Shared Ownerships, Rents, Council Housing, Pylons,

Councillor Wall Can the council bring the lane at the rear of the housing estate at Kilberry, Athy up to a proper standard as previously discussed? Report: This roadway has been included in the Restoration Improvement Grants for 2014.‚Äč Councillor Wall Can the council consider the placement of a yellow traffic box at the entrance to the Rathstewart Crescent estate in Athy on the R147? … Continue reading Replies to Questions re Athy, Kilberry, Shared Ownerships, Rents, Council Housing, Pylons,