Flood Relief Funding for Co. Kildare

Funding has now been announced for flood relief works in Kildare and the government has made a multi-million available to local authorities for such works. Funding has been drawn down by Kildare County Council for the following projects: Minor Flood Relief & Coastal Protection Programme 2010 – Kildare County Council Butterstream, Clane Continue Reading →

Clarification sought on Minister’s remarks

Last week I spoke of the RTÉ enquiry which led to much acrimony within the Waterways estate at the Minister’s comments which contradicted the technical evidence previously presented. The ful episode can be seen here: http://www.rte.ie/player/#v=1063707 Similar claims had also been made in local media at the outset, example here: 02 December 2009  Continue Reading →