FUNDING OF €1.35M ANNOUNCED FOR DONEGAL ROADS

first_imgAn allocation of more than €1.3M in funding for National Roads Scheme for projects in Donegal.Minister of State, Joe McHughA total of €1.35M in funding has now been allocated to the N14 Lifford Bridge to R264 Raphoe project, and the N56 Letterkenny, Kiltoy Junction project.This is part of a €34 million stimulus fund secured in July for critical remedial works, maintenance and strengthening of the road network at national, regional and local level. Junior Minister Joe McHugh has welcomed the announcement.“This funding for the N14 Lifford Bridge to R264 Raphoe project is going to be used for pavement overlay and strengthening in Lifford between Lifford bridge and the junction with the R264 to Raphoe, while the N56 Letterkenny Kiltoy Junction project will include the commencement of junction improvements at the Kiltoy Junction, involving the construction of a roundabout. The projects will go to construction in 2015, which is good news for the local community.“The Government is committed to spreading the economic recovery to all regions of the country. Ensuring the upkeep and maintenance of our road network is essential in facilitating our future economic growth and securing job creation. A good road network helps to attract investment and improves efficiency for small business around the country. Ensuring that all areas of the country are accessible on a well maintained road network is good for small businesses and for the communities that benefit when those businesses are thriving.”FUNDING OF €1.35M ANNOUNCED FOR DONEGAL ROADS was last modified: August 27th, 2015 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:fundingJoe McHughROADSlast_img read more