The ‘Be Winter Ready’ 2018-2019 Campaign – You, Your Community and the Winter
The Department of Rural and Community Development (DRCD), together with the Office of Emergency Planning (OEP), produced the ‘Be Winter Ready’ leaflet for 2018-2019. Winter readiness is a challenge for individuals and communities across Ireland each year, and the campaign is designed to raise awareness of practical steps to keep safe through the winter months… Continue reading.
This year’s SuperValu TidyTowns awards for the south east region will be presented this evening, (Tuesday), at a prize-giving ceremony in the Springhill Court Hotel in Kilkenny…Continue reading.
Thermal imaging pilot project in Galway City could help save lives around River Corrib
The Minister for Rural and Community Development, Michael Ring TD, today (Friday) announced funding of €453,800, under the Department’s Digital Innovation Programme, for thirteen digital initiatives that will support rural and urban communities… Continue reading.
Mr. Seán Canney TD, Minister of State at the Department of Rural and Community Development, today (30 October) welcomes the selection of FoodCloud as the first recipient of funding under Social Innovation Fund Ireland’s new Growth Fund. This fund is being supported by both AIB and the Department of Rural and Community Development, from the Dormant Accounts Fund… Continue reading.
Over 1,100 rural roads improved in the last year – hundreds more to be repaired following today’s announcement
The Minister for Rural and Community Development, Michael Ring TD, has today (Friday) announced a further allocation of almost €10 million for Local Authorities under the Local Improvement Scheme (LIS). This announcement brings to over €37 million the amount of money allocated to Local Authorities by the Minister since he reintroduced the scheme last year… Continue reading.