Minister Michael Ring and Cathaoirleach Blackie K Gavin turn sod on Irish Water’s €19m investment projects in Killala, Foxford and Charlestown

Works will stop the discharge of untreated sewage Minister for Rural & Community Development Michael Ring and Cathaoirleach of Mayo County Council, Cllr Blackie K Gavin today (Friday) officially turned the sod for three wastewater treatment plants in Co Mayo as part of a €19 million investment by Irish Water Working in partnership with Mayo […]

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Fourth Annual Ronan Clarke Run in Killala

The fourth Ronan Clarke Memorial Run in Killala hosted by the Killala GAA Club will take place on Sunday July 29th at 12pm, starting from Killala Community Centre.   The 5k/10k run was established as a fundraiser for Mayo/Roscommon Hospice and the Killala GAA benevolent Fund in 2015 in memory of local teacher Ronan Clarke. […]

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New biomass power station in Mayo to create 350 jobs

Mayo Renewable Power is planning an electricity generating plant in Killala , the construction of which will create up to 350 jobs. The new power station has already been granted planning  the development of which represents an investment of €180m to the region. Speaking at the Announcement of  the new station An Taoiseach Enda Kenny said the investment is “a vote of confidence […]

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