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.

Minister Ring allocates additional funding of €10 million to upgrade local roads under the Local Improvement Scheme (LIS)

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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.