Funding for three Mayo island projects welcomed
Posted in Invest on August 7, 2018.
Funding of €339,000 has been allocated for important works on three of Mayo’s offshore islands.
The allocations are as follows:
|Inisturk||Purchase of land and construction of helipad||€174,000|
|Purtoon, Inisturk||Construction of pier wall||€15,000|
|Clare Island||Roadworks/re-surfacing on 1,000m of road near chapel||€112,500|
|Claggan Island||Roadworks/re-surfacing on 500m of road||€37,500|
Welcoming the announcement, the Minister for Rural and Community Development, Michael Ring, stated: “This is great news for inhabitants of and visitors to these islands. This government is delivering for County Mayo and I have no doubt that these vital investments will make a real difference on the islands.”
- Connaught Telegraph, 5th of August 2018
- Photo Credit – Irish Air Corps