Consultants sought for Athy Food Hub

Delighted to see Kildare County Council have tendered for the provision of a multi-disciplined Architect – Led Design Team to conduct works on the historic Model School, to turn it in to an innovation centre. This shows the further commitment of the Council to deliver this project. This is an essential development for Athy and indeed the entire South Kildare region. Responses must be back … Continue reading Consultants sought for Athy Food Hub

Athy new road main contract published – May 2020 update

SAQ – Athy Distributor Road – 3.4km Single Carriageway Distributor Road Very positive news that the tender document for Athy’s long needed relief road have been published. The tenders for the 3.4 Km single carriageway must be back with Kildare County Council by 19/6/2020. We continue to be informed that the target of Q1 2022 to open the road, is still achievable and must be … Continue reading Athy new road main contract published – May 2020 update

Returning to work

Returning to Work after Covid-19 Restrictions. On Monday 18th of May, many workers will return to work when restrictions are eased. For all of us this will bring different concerns and challenges. ***The Governments “Return to Work Safely Protocol” sets out the requirements for employers and employees to make sure we can all return to work safely. The protocol can be found here: http://www.gov.ie/en/publication/22829a-return-to-work-safely-protocol/ ***For … Continue reading Returning to work

Tax saver ticket update

Thank you to all those that have contacted me regarding their Taxsaver tickets. Following my representations to the NTA, I include an update for you all from today. TAXSAVER CUSTOMERS TO BE OFFERED EXTRA MONTHS FREE TRAVEL The National Transport Authority has today provided an outline as to how TaxSaver customers are to be accommodated. Many holders of TaxSaver tickets have been unable to avail … Continue reading Tax saver ticket update

Countryside should not be a dumping ground – Senator Mark Wall

Senator Mark Wall, has welcomed the news that Kildare County Council will launch an advertisement campaign in the coming days regarding the upsurge in illegal dumping and fly tipping in recent weeks. Senator Wall has had a number of conversations with the Director of Services of Kildare County Council on the urgent issue over the last number of days. Commenting on the upsurge , Senator … Continue reading Countryside should not be a dumping ground – Senator Mark Wall