Be Winter Ready


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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.

Minister Ring announces €8 million for greenways, walking trails and other recreational projects

18 projects to be supported under Measure 3 of Outdoor Recreation Infrastructure Scheme

Michael Ring, TD, Minister for Rural and Community Development, today (Tuesday) announced that he has approved over €8 million in funding for 18 strategic projects under the 2018 Outdoor Recreation Infrastructure Scheme… Continue reading.

Minister Ring announces over €450,000 for 13 pilot initiatives to benefit communities through digital technology

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.