Minister Ring and Fáilte Ireland jointly announce funding of €11 million for 78 outdoor recreation infrastructure projects

Major investment in Greenways, Blueways and Walking Trails

Michael Ring TD, Minister for Rural and Community Development and Ms Orla Carroll, Director of Strategic Development with Fáilte Ireland today (Tuesday 8th of January) jointly announced the approval of almost €11 million in funding for 78 projects under Measure 2 of the 2018 Outdoor Recreation Infrastructure Scheme… Continue reading.

Minister Ring approves over €1.8 million for 128 projects across the country under 2018 Outdoor Recreation Infrastructure Scheme

The Minister for Rural and Community Development, Michael Ring, T.D., today (Tuesday) announced that he has approved over €1.8 million in funding for 128 projects under Measure 1 of the 2018 Outdoor Recreation Infrastructure Scheme… Continue reading.

Greenways, blueways and cycleways among projects to benefit from €12 million Outdoor Recreation Infrastructure Scheme – Minister Ring

Michael Ring T.D., the Minister for Rural and Community Development has announced details of €12 million in funding for the Outdoor Recreation Infrastructure Scheme for 2018. The Scheme will provide funding for the development and maintenance of outdoor amenities such as greenways, blueways and cycleways…Continue reading.

Completion of final section of Royal Canal Greenway in Longford will help area realise its great tourism potential – Minister Ring

Completion of final section of Royal Canal Greenway in Longford will help area realise its great tourism potential – Minister Ring

Project funded with €525,000 grant from Department of Rural and Community Development

The Minister for Rural and Community Development, Michael Ring TD, today opened the final section of the Royal Canal Greenway in Co Longford. The 6km stretch of greenway between Ballymahon and Killashee was built by Longford County Council using €525,000 allocated by Minister Ring through his Department’s Outdoor Recreation Infrastructure Scheme…Continue Reading.