Category Archives: Politics

Healy-Raes welcome funds for local roads

THE allocation of funding of over €2.6 million for Kerry under the government’s July stimulus plan has been welcomed by Deputy Danny Healy-Rae and Cllrs Maura and Johnny Healy-Rae. The funding includes €100,000 to replace the bridge at Gort in Kilgarvan, €37,500 for Gortlahard Road, €75,000 for Coomoughla Road, €50,000 for Inchees Road and €40,000… Continue Reading

‘Colourful event’ plannned for council offices

KERRY County Council has been accused of not acting swiftly enough or with sufficient conviction on the issue of tackling climate change and biodiversity by an action group planning what it describes as “a colourful event” at the local authority’s office this afternoon. Extinction Rebellion Kerry members plan to hand a letter outlining several concerns… Continue Reading