Archive for the 'Infrastructure' Category

County Limerick Burial Grounds Awards Take Place

Friday, December 19th, 2008

Friday, 19 December 2008 - Glengort-Tournafulla and Kilcoleman Old graveyards have been named overall winners of the 2008 County Limerick Burial Grounds Awards at a ceremony in Limerick County Hall.


Roadworks To Take Place On N85 Western Relief Road

Tuesday, November 11th, 2008

Tuesday, 11 November 2008 - Clare County Council has announced that roadworks will take place on the N85 Western relief road between Skehanagh Roundabout and Clareabbey Roundabout commencing from 25 November 2008.


EUR92M Contract Signed For 22km Gort-Crusheen Dual Carriageway

Tuesday, November 4th, 2008

Tuesday, 04 November 2008 - Construction work on a road project that will result in a continuous dual carriageway linking counties Limerick, Clare and Galway will commence next week.


Statement issued jointly by Health Service Executive and Clare County Council RE: Lead in drinking water

Friday, October 17th, 2008

Friday, 17th October 2008

Ongoing monitoring for lead in drinking water supplies is continuing and elevated levels of lead have been detected in premises in Bank Place, St Michael’s Villas and Old Limerick Road (off the Clare Road, from Captain Macs Cross to Daly’s garage), Ennis. There will be repeat samples taken in all of the above locations to verify these results as well as at Patrick Street (Clarecastle), Marian Avenue and Connolly Villas in Ennis.

Rural Roads In Clare To Undergo Works

Thursday, September 18th, 2008

Thursday, 18 September 2008 - Fourteen roads in rural parts of County Clare are set to benefit from funding totalling EUR376,399, under the 2008 CLÁR Programme.


Second Drinking Water Boil Notice Issued In County Limerick

Friday, August 22nd, 2008

Friday, 22 August 2008 - Limerick County Council, following consultation with the Health Service Executive, has issued a boil water notice to customers in parts of Pallasgreen village, County Limerick.


Lisdoonvarna-based Crèche Receives Government Funding

Tuesday, August 19th, 2008

Tuesday, 19 August 2008 - A North Clare-based community crèche has received a funding allocation of EUR66,114 from the Department of Health and Children.


Council Commits to Repairing Roads In Kilnaboy Says Killeen

Tuesday, August 19th, 2008

Tuesday, 19 August 2008 - Minister of State, Mr. Tony Killeen has received assurances form Clare County Council that it intends carrying out repairs on roads adversely affected by works on the Kilnaboy Group Water Scheme.


Limerick County Council Lifts Unfit Water Notice Issued Following Heavy Rainfall

Friday, August 15th, 2008

Friday, August 15 2008- Limerick County Council, following consultation with the Health Service Executive, has today removed an unfit water notice on the Rockhill Water Supply Scheme in County Limerick.


Doora Landfill Remediation Contract Is Signed

Friday, August 1st, 2008

Friday, 1 August 2008 - Clare County Council and Ward and Burke Construction Ltd of Galway today signed a contract that will result in the delivery of recreation facilities and the remediation of a closed landfill site at Doora, near Ennis.


Pictured at the signing of the Doora Landfill Remediation Contract were (Standing left to right) Tom Mellett, Maeve Ryan and Cyril Feeney, all Clare County Council Environment staff members. (Seated Left to right) Rachel Dobson, Michael Houlihan & Partners Solicitors, Sean Ward, Acting Director of Service Environment, Alec Fleming, Clare County Manager, Mayor of Clare Cllr Madeline Taylor Quinn, and Michael and Robert Ward of Ward and Burke Construction Ltd. Pic by Ger Leddin