The Minister for Rural and Community Development, Michael Ring TD, visited rural communities in Wicklow and officially opened rural initiatives which are being supported through his Department.
Minister Ring opened a new skate park in Baltinglass, a playground in Rathdangan and a Multi Use Games Area in Knockananna, all of which have been built with funding from his Department’s CLÁR programme. He also visited a project being supported under his Department’s Town and Village Renewal Scheme in Rathdrum...Continue Reading.
The Minister for Rural and Community Development, Michael Ring TD today visited the north west Connemara communities of Letterfrack, Tullycross and Moyard in County Galway. Minister Ring’s visit focused on projects which are being supported through his Department as part of the Action Plan for Rural Development as well as local rural development initiatives and educational institutions…Continue reading.
This year’s SuperValu TidyTowns awards for the Midlands and East region were presented today, Tuesday 5th December, at a prize-giving ceremony in the Community Centre, Skerries, Co Dublin. SuperValu TidyTowns winners were presented with their awards by Minister of State at the Department of Rural and Community, Sean Kyne, T.D., and Niall O Callaghan, Community and Sponsorship Manager with SuperValu, proud sponsors of the competition. Also joining the Minister on stage was Colm Brehony of Fáilte Ireland… Continue reading.
The World Community Development Conference 2018 will take place from 24-27 June in Maynooth University, Kildare and is co-sponsored by the Department of Rural and Community Development. The Conference is organised by the Community Work Ireland in association with Department of Applied Studies, Maynooth University and the International Association for Community Development (IACD)… Continue Reading.