The Minister for Rural and Community Development, Michael Ring TD, will today (22nd March 2019) open the Piltown Enterprise Centre in Piltown, Co. Kilkenny… Continue reading.
Michael Ring TD, Minister for Rural and Community Development, has today (Friday 22 March) hosted the first of a series of “Rural Opportunity” briefing sessions for communities across Ireland. The events, along with an accompanying information campaign, are intended to raise awareness of the wide variety of Government supports available to rural communities… Continue reading.
Michael Ring TD, the Minister for Rural and Community Development, has today (Thursday) announced that, following a public procurement process, Indecon Consultants have been appointed to carry out an independent review of the Community Services Programme (CSP)… Continue reading.
Michael Ring TD, Minister for Rural and Community Development, is today urging people to reach out to their neighbours as part of The Big Hello!, the first National Community Weekend which takes place this May Bank Holiday Weekend… Continue reading.
Mobile Phone and Broadband Taskforce reports on achievements to date and sets out goals for 2019
Seán Canney TD, Minister of State at the Department of Rural and Community Development, today (20th February) welcomed the publication of the Mobile Phone and Broadband Taskforce Implementation Review 2018. The Taskforce, chaired by Minister Canney, was established in 2016 to identify and overcome obstacles to mobile phone and broadband services and engages with telecoms operators. The Taskforce is made up of officials from several Government Departments and agencies and representatives from the local government sector… Continue reading.