Minister Ring hosts “Rural Opportunity” roadshows

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.

Indecon Consultants appointed to carry out independent review of the Community Services Programme – Minister Ring

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.

2019 CLÁR Programme to contain new measures which will greatly benefit rural communities – Minister Ring

Michael Ring TD, The Minister for Rural and Community Development, today (Thursday, 28 February) announced details of the CLÁR programme for 2019 which includes new measures to support rural communities. CLÁR provides funding for small scale infrastructural projects in rural areas that have suffered significant levels of population decline. The programme is part of the Government’s Project Ireland 2040 Rural Regeneration Programme… Continue reading.