Friary and Ard a Laoi estates Castledermot, Greenhills Athy, Lights Castlemitchell

CouncillorWall Can the council confirm the up to date position with the temporary traffic lights at Castlemitchell, Athy and what plans are there for the removal of these lights and a permanent safe solution to be found? Report: The Athy Municipal office has been in discussion with the relevant landowners with a view to solving the issue of the road realignment at Castlemitchell. The structural … Continue reading Friary and Ard a Laoi estates Castledermot, Greenhills Athy, Lights Castlemitchell

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 on housing grants, unfinished estates and mortgage to rent

Some reports from today’s Athy area committee: Councillor Wall Can the council update its members on the current position with the housing aid and housing adaption grants? Report: Applications for the Housing Aid for Older People Scheme, Housing Adaptation Grant for Older People and People with a Disability and Mobility Aids Grants are now being accepted Eligible applicants will be prioritised in accordance with the … Continue reading Reports on housing grants, unfinished estates and mortgage to rent

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

Mortgage to Rent a possibility for Hard Pressed Families – Wall

Cllr Mark Wall has welcomed the news that the recently piloted, Mortgage to rent scheme could be an option for hard pressed homeowners within the county who have a Shared ownership loan or any other Local Authority housing loan. Speaking following the response to his motion on the scheme at the Athy Area Committee , Cllr Wall was informed that 17 pilots projects had being … Continue reading Mortgage to Rent a possibility for Hard Pressed Families – Wall