New €250,000 mobile library will serve over 2,000 library users in rural south Wexford – Minister Ring

New €250,000 mobile library will serve over 2,000 library users in rural south Wexford - Minister Ring

Michael Ring TD, the Minister for Rural and Community Development, officially launched a new state-of-the-art mobile library in Duncannon, County Wexford. The mobile library was purchased and developed following an investment of €250,000 by Minister Ring’s Department under the Library Capital Investment Programme 2016-2021…Continue reading.

€10 million for Local Improvement Scheme is “a lifeline for rural communities” – Minister Ring

LIS supports improvement of non-public rural roads that access homes and farms

The Minister for Rural and Community Development, Michael Ring TD, has approved €10million for the Local Improvement Scheme to support the improvement of non-public rural roads such as the lanes and boreens that enable people to access their homes and farms. These roads are not under the normal maintenance of the Local Authorities but are a vital artery for people living in rural areas…Continue reading.

Minister Ring urges people to check on older, vulnerable neighbours during adverse weather

The Minister for Rural and Community Development, Mr. Michael Ring TD, has reminded people of the need to look out for older and more vulnerable members of their community during the cold snap which has been forecast for this week. Snow and extreme cold are predicted this week and a Status Yellow weather advisory for the whole country has been extended and is in place until March 3rd at 6pm…Continue reading.