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Archive for the ‘Swords’ Category

€8 million to improve water supply for residents & businesses in Swords

14th July 2016

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell is pleased with the confirmation that Irish Water are progressing with the Swords water main rehabilitation project. “I am pleased that Irish Water are going to progress the Swords water main rehabilitation project, and will invest roughly […]

Farrell questions Minister for Transport on delivery of new Metro North

6th July 2016

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell, raised the issue of the delivery of new Metro North with the Minister for Transport, Tourism & Sport, Shane Ross TD in Dáil Éireann. “I believe the delivery of new Metro North, to provide a rail based […]

Reduction in local unemployment rate in line with decrease of national rate to 7.8%

10th June 2016

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell, has said that the on-going decrease in unemployment visible in the North County shows that the Action Plan for Jobs, implemented by Fine Gael in Government, is continuing to prove successful and benefit our local area.   […]

Three Dublin Fingal schools receive funding for emergency works

7th June 2016

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell, is pleased with the allocation of funding under the Emergency Works Scheme to St. Margaret’s National School, Skerries Educate Together National School, and Holmpatrick National School, Skerries. “I am pleased that St. Margaret’s National School, Skerries ETNS, […]

Site identification & acquisition for new post-primary schools for Malahide & Portmarnock, and Swords, and Malahide Portmarnock ETNS advancing

3rd June 2016

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell, has received confirmation from the Minister for Education and Skills, Richard Bruton TD that the identification and acquisition of sites for the 2 new post-primary schools to serve the communities of Malahide & Portmarnock, and Swords, and […]

Farrell urges eligible parents to apply for Back to School allowance

1st June 2016

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell, is reminding families that the Back to School Clothing and Footwear Allowance will be made available again this year, and urged families who are not automatically entitled to make an application before the August deadline.   The […]

Fine Gael continues to deliver on commitment to jobs, with unemployment rate now down to 7.9%

25th May 2016

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal said Fine Gael is continuing to deliver on its pledge to prioritise job creation and reduce unemployment. The latest figures from the Central Statistics Office reveal that the unemployment rate is now down to 7.9%. “This is very positive […]

Farrell asks parents in Swords, Malahide & Portmarnock to make their views known on patronage for new post-primary schools.

26th April 2016

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell, has called upon school patron bodies to apply for the patronage of the two new post-primary schools, opening in September 2017 to serve our local communities in Swords and Malahide & Portmarnock. “I would ask parents in […]

Farrell meets daa to discuss second runway

15th April 2016

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell, recently met with Kevin Toland, CEO of the daa regarding the development of a second runway at Dublin Airport. “I was pleased to meet with the CEO of the daa, Kevin Toland recently to discuss the plans […]

Courts Service to engage with Fingal County Council on improved court facilities in Swords

14th April 2016

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell is pleased with the confirmation that the Courts service and Fingal County Council intend to meet in the near future to discuss the possibilities for improved court accommodation in Swords. “As a member of the Oireachtas Justice […]