Some €15 million in funding will be available for rural towns and villages across Ireland through the 2018 Town and Village Renewal Scheme, Fine Gael TD, Martin Heydon, has said. Over the next 15 months, up to 200 towns and villages throughout the country- including Kildare – will benefit from funding under the scheme, which […]
Athy’s fantastic new Community library is an example of the ongoing Government Investment in Athy, according to Fine Gael TD Martin Heydon. Set in the unique surroundings of the former Dominican church, the new library was officially opened by Minister for Rural and Community Development Michael Ring today.
“This €3.75m project jointly funded by Government and […]
A total of €116,000 in funding has been allocated to Co. Kildare to support local projects and help to repair and preserve important structures including the Parish Church in Kilcullen, St James Church Castledermot and Kildare Cathedral according to Fine Gael TD Martin Heydon.
The funding was announced by The Minister for Culture, Heritage, and the […]
Fine Gael Kildare South TD and Fine Gael Chairman Martin Heydon has said Project Ireland 2040 will bring real investment to Kildare which will support families and strengthen communities.
Speaking about Project 2040 which was launched by Government today (Friday), Deputy Heydon said:
“This is our plan for the future of Ireland. For the first time in […]
Mid East Region Innovation Think Space (MERITS) approved for Kildare in Regional Enterprise Development Fund
Kildare County Council’s application for funding from the Regional Enterprise Development Fund to create a Mid East Region Innovation Think Space (MERITS) has been approved, Fine Gael TD Martin Heydon has confirmed.
The Fund, to support regional projects, is provided by the Department of Business, Enterprise and Innovation, through Enterprise Ireland and is a key action […]
Kildare South TD and Chairman of the Fine Gael Parliamentary Party Martin Heydon has said he was pleased to facilitate a meeting of local Kildare South businesses with Minister Simon Coveney in Leinster House on Wednesday to discuss new rates charges.
“Minister Coveney heard first hand the individual cases of Kildare South businesses from across retail, […]
I was pleased to facilitate a meeting between representatives of the Irish Racehorse Trainers Association and officials from the Valuation Office at Leinster House last Wednesday to discuss the ongoing rates revaluation taking place in Co. Kildare.
Michael Grassick and his colleagues received a presentation that updated them on the process and the background to it. It is […]
Kildare South Fine Gael TD Martin Heydon has again stressed the importance for any business who is unhappy with their proposed rates valuation to ensure they lodge an appeal before the closing date of 18th April. He was speaking at a public meeting on the issue at the Clanard Court Hotel Athy on Thursday evening.
Kildare South Fine Gael TD Martin Heydon has today (Monday) said that he is encouraging all businesses unhappy with their proposed rates calculations to make use of the formal appeal mechanism.
“I am very aware of the concerns of businesses including many in the equine industry such as horse trainers who have contacted me regarding proposed […]
Fine Gael Kildare South TD Martin Heydon recently welcomed Housing Minister Simon Coveney to Athy to get an update on progress of the re-development of the site of the former Dominicans in Athy.
“I was delighted that the Minister for Housing Simon Coveney accepted my invitation to visit the site to see and hear at first hand […]