Dog fouling to be tackled in Athy

Further to continued representations from Residents and pedestrians in the town , I am pleased to note that Kildare County Council will install their new audible warning systems in the town . I expect the scheme to be in place within the next two weeks and the warning systems will be followed up with additional and new signs and of course enforcement. We cannot allow … Continue reading Dog fouling to be tackled in Athy

December update on Athy Distributor road 

Following the December meeting of the Athy Municipal District , it was confirmed that work will commence on the much needed Distributor road in 2018. This work will begin in and around the Dunbrinn and Corran Ard estates of our town. These works will include a new culvert at the stream in Corran Ard and fencing along the route for the safety of everybody. Investigations … Continue reading December update on Athy Distributor road 

Small grant scheme for our Sports Clubs

Cllr Mark Wall has welcomed the unanimous support he recently received at the Athy Municipal District meeting on setting up a small grant scheme to assist the many wonderful sports clubs that we have in the District. Cllr Wall commented ” I hope that this scheme will be adopted by other Municipal Districts in the area to assist all our Sports clubs. Recently while dealing … Continue reading Small grant scheme for our Sports Clubs

Council scheme could help most vulnerable

Cllr Mark Wall has welcomed the support from his fellow Cllr’s for the provision of funding to assist with the purchase of house alarms for the most vulnerable within the communities of the Athy Municipal District. Speaking following his motion to the recent Council meeting in Athy, Cllr Wall stated , we are all aware of the personal alarm that is available from various community … Continue reading Council scheme could help most vulnerable

November update on Athy Distributor Road

Following today’s council update , Cllr Wall has sought further clarification from Kildare County Council on the timelines for completion of the road. Previously we were assured by Council and their consultants that an indicative completion time for the road was the 3rd Quarter of 2020, today we were informed this could be 2022. At the same time the Council are saying there is “ … Continue reading November update on Athy Distributor Road

Latest from Kildare County Council

Press Statement Kildare County Council Storm Ophelia – Further Update at 5pm on 16 October 2017 Kildare County Council’s Severe Weather Assessment Team met again this evening.  The emergency services in the county, namely the roads crews, fire service and civil defence will continue to monitor the situation and respond as required over the coming hours and during the night. The clean up operation will … Continue reading Latest from Kildare County Council