Imagine Bring High-Speed Broadband to Rural Kildare

I’ve been in continuous contact with various providers looking at ways to roll out broadband to rural parts of Kildare. Once such provider I’ve been working with is Imagine. They recently announced that high speed broadband will be rolled out in rural parts of Ireland. This week I was delighted Continue Reading →

Dedicated Homeless Helpline for Kildare Welcome

It is very much welcome that an out of hours information and advice service for County Kildare is now available, operated by the Peter McVerry Trust on behalf of Kildare County Council. Due to a housing crisis we need to offer more help to people who find themselves without a Continue Reading →

Motion on Wind Turbine Setback Passed at Council

At yesterday’s full meeting of Kildare County Council, the Fianna Fáil group pushed through a motion calling for a minimum setback distance on wind turbines of 10 times tip height, to be incorporated into the county development plan and applied to future developments including the Maighne wind farm, application for Continue Reading →

Gritting for Kilteel and Eadestown

While winter is coming to an end (we hope!), I have raised at Kildare County Council that roads around Kilteel and Eadestown be included for regular gritting during frosty weather. This part of Kildare is the highest point in the county therefore is most at risk of icy roads and should Continue Reading →