Fine Gael Kildare South TD Martin Heydon has said that significant efforts have been made to ensure regular bus service are returned to the old N9 route following the decision of JJ Kavanagh in January to pull a number of bus services from the old […]
Discussing the changes to National Policy regarding Service Areas on the National Road Network in the Dail with Minister Leo Varadkar.
Submissions on the NRA new draft policy can be made until 5pm on Monday next 23rd June. Full details are available here
The NRA is […]
Fine Gael TD for Kildare South Martin Heydon, has today (Thursday) raised questions in the Dáil about the Service Area Policy of the National Roads Authority (NRA), questioning why it is taking a state led approach to the provision of online service areas, which are the service stations directly accessible from motorways.
Fine Gael TD for Kildare South, Martin Heydon, has today (Friday) welcomed the Government announcement that a number of areas in Kildare South are set to benefit from plans to greatly increase access to high speed broadband in rural Ireland.
“The lack of adequate Broadband services in rural areas is a huge issue in many […]
Fine Gael TD for Kildare South Martin Heydon, today (Friday) welcomed the publication of the Regional Aid Map by the Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton TD. This map details areas of the country in which the State can provide investment aid to businesses in order to support new investment and employment, under […]
Fine Gael TD for Kildare South Martin Heydon has today (Friday) confirmed that he is conducting a survey of homes in parts of Kildare South to gather evidence of the extent of the problem with Broadband services in parts of Kildare South.
“I am aware that there are serious concerns about the quality of Broadband services […]
Fine Gael TD for Kildare South Martin Heydon, has this week welcomed the announcement of the establishment of an expert panel to oversee the preparation of reports on underground options for the proposed Gridlink route.
“I had called for a full review of the underground options in the Dail, highlighting the issue directly to Minister Rabbitte, […]
Speaking in the Dail on a debate on the Gridlink project highlighting issues with the consultation process and the concerns of residents in proposed route areas.
Kildare South Fine Gael TD Martin Heydon this week warmly welcomed the announcement by Minister for Education and Skills Ruari Quinn that a new primary school is to go ahead at Crookstown as a result of an additional €100m investment in 28 major school building projects around the Country. The investment was approved at Cabinet […]
Fine Gael TD for Kildare South, Martin Heydon, has welcomed the approval of funding by Environment Minister Phil Hogan to allow Kildare County Council to accept the tender of just over €6 million for the construction of the watermains from the treatment plant at Srowland to Ardscull, Athy.
Deputy Heydon explained “The River Barrow Abstraction Scheme involves the construction of a new water treatment plant at Srowland near Athy (currently under construction) and pipeline contracts to connect the water treatment plant to two service reservoirs at Ardscull and Old Kilcullen.”