Council provide an update re efforts to ensure that Kilcullen is allocated much needed bus shelters

My second question at July 17th MD meeting; ‘Can the council provide an update re efforts to ensure that Kilcullen is allocated much needed bus shelters, to protect constituents availing of public transport in the area? Report issued by Ms E Wright, Senior Executive Officer, Roads, Transportation and Public Safety Department: ‘The National Transport Authority […]

Council provide an update on any previous requests to improve transport links between Caragh and Naas and Caragh and Naas/Sallins Railway Station

My first question at July 17th MD meeting; ‘Can the council provide an update on any previous requests to improve transport links between Caragh and Naas and Caragh and Naas/Sallins Railway Station to including any previous requests for; the introduction of cycle lanes; the introduction of a Local Link bus service? Report issued by Ms […]

Council provide an update on the progress of the €2million redevelopment of the Riverbank Arts Centre

My second motion at July 17th MD meeting; ‘That the council provide an update on the progress of the €2million redevelopment of the Riverbank Arts Centre, announced in 2017 as part of the Creative Ireland programme funding provided under Department of Arts and Culture Capital Scheme 2016-2018. Report issued by Ms S Kavanagh, Director of […]

Council provide an all-weather safe surface for the playground in Kilcullen

My first motion at July 17th MD meeting, ‘That the council provide an all-weather safe surface for the playground in Kilcullen similar to that provided in Maynooth and explain in its report the criteria for selecting different playground surfaces. Report issued by: Ms P O’Rourke, Executive Parks Superintendent, Community and Cultural Development Department: The playground […]

KWETB – Ongoing Governance Concerns

Last weeks Public Accounts Committee report references the governance lapses that occurred in the KWETB before the former Chief Executive retired and the new Chief Executive took up her position. It refers to the Garda investigation underway into procurement lapses that happened before the new CE took up her position and acknowledges that new governance […]

Kildare County Council 2019 Road Works Programme

The 2019 road works programme is detailed in link to report below. This sets out the budgets, Municipal District funding and the main projects involving planning, design and construction of roadworks as proposed by Kildare County Council, Roads and Transportation Directorate in the current year. In the main, these projects will be carried out through […]

Council using its almost complete land and asset register identify possible locations for a free, national standard BMX park

That the council, using its almost complete land and asset register, identify possible locations for a free, national standard, BMX park that is being offered to this municipal district and outline upfront what would be required from a developer in order to allow it to be provided to the council for the benefit of young […]

Council ask organisation it funds that they provide an annual report of their use and governance of public monies

My second adjourned motion at today’s (15th May) ; ‘That where it has not executed its oversight function over organisations it funds in the municipal district (and county) the council now ask that they provide an annual report of their use and governance of public monies and they be uploaded onto the council’s website for […]

Council ask Bord na Mona to explore a range of options for their Masterplan for their Newbridge site that would support sustainable economic development in the area

My first motion at todays (15th May) Municipal District meeting, ‘That the council ask Bord na Mona to explore a range of options for their Masterplan for their Newbridge site that would support sustainable economic development in the area including a hub that had the potential to support any or all of the following Support […]