Kildare County Council Grant Schemes 2018

Kildare County Council are now inviting applications for the following grants; Community/Local Property Tax and Festival Grants Application forms and details for these grants are available on our website; http://kildare.ie/CountyCouncil/Community/GrantSchemes or by emailing grants@kildarecoco.ie or telephone: 045 980538. The objective of the grant scheme is to promote interest, education, knowledge and enjoyment by facilitating an […]

Update re: The Curragh Forum

The State is failing spectacularly in its duty to protect the unique amenity that is Curragh Plains. Here is a chronology of that failure, as I have witnessed it, since entering Kildare County Council in 2014. But first, thank you to those fellow Cllrs who; supported my motion at last weeks Municipal District meeting that […]

Kildare Town Swimming Pool Fund

My first motion at today’s (17th January) Municipal District meeting, ‘That the council facilitate the follow-up previously discussed at this municipal district regarding the Kildare Town swimming pool fund, in order to help the trustees in any way we can access the monies donated by the community for the community. Here is the report issued […]

Progress report to get the transfer completed of the 10 acres community gain from sale of Magee Barracks site in Kildare

My first question at today’s (17th January) Municipal District meeting, ‘ Can the council provide a progress report on what efforts it has made to get the transfer completed of the 10 acres community gain, owed by the Department of Defence which was promised from the sale of the Magee Barracks site in Kildare almost […]

Can the Council assess and plan for a pedestrian crossing at Allen School

My second question at today’s (17th January) Municipal District meeting, ‘ In light of the recent petition from parents, teachers and local residents, can the council assess and plan for a pedestrian crossing at Allen School. Here is the report issued by : Mr B Martin, Administrative Officer, Roads, Transportation and Public Safety. A petition […]