Tag: Lusk

Local Property Tax rates to be maintained until 2019

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal and Member of the Finance Committee, Alan Farrell, has welcomed the news that the revaluation date for Local Property Tax (LPT) rates has been postponed until 2019. “The Minister for Finance, Michael Noonan, has published the Local Property Bill 2015 which postpones the date for revaluation of LPT from 2016 to 2019. “This means…

Major DART service expansion for the New Year

Additional services vital for travelling public   Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell has said the major DART service expansion which will be provided for the travelling public in the New Year, will greatly benefit residents across the North County.   “I am delighted that Minister Donohoe has agreed to expand DART services in the New Year. These…

National unemployment rate at 8.9% and unemployment down 36.8% in Dublin

Latest QHNS figures from CSO show 30,400 back to work in Dublin “The latest QHNS figures released by the CSO show that the national unemployment rate has dropped to 8.9%, and in the Dublin region as a whole, there has been a 36.8% drop in the number of people who are unemployed”, says Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan…

Vital new secondary schools for Swords, Malahide & Portmarnock

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell, has expressed his delight that Swords & Malahide/Portmarnock have been selected to receive much needed additional secondary schools, to open by September 2017. “I am delighted that Swords and Malahide/Portmarnock have been identified as requiring additional secondary schools, to open by September 2017, following confirmation from the Department of Education and Skills.…

Over €1 million allocated in Sports Capital Grants allocated to sports clubs in Dublin Fingal

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell has said the allocation of over €1 million to sports clubs and organisations in the North County will greatly benefit local communities across the constituency. This €1 million is part of a nationwide allocation of €41 million. These grants are in addition to the €2.7 million allocated to the constituency between 2012…

Dublin Fingal young people encouraged to return home to a recovering jobs market

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell, has encouraged more young people from the North County to return home, to what is a recovering jobs market.   “The Live Register figures released this week show that job creation measures are paying dividends for Dublin Fingal, and the whole of Dublin, with 5,633 more people working in County Dublin since…

DART services to be extended to serve Donabate, Rush & Lusk, Skerries and Balbriggan

Fine Gael TD, for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell, has said the expansion of the DART service from Malahide to Balbriggan will greatly benefit residents in the North County. “I am delighted with the announcement by the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Paschal Donohoe TD, that the DART service will be extended from Malahide to serve the local community in…

Steady economic recovery continues with significant reductions in Live Register across Dublin Fingal since 2012

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell, has said that the significant drop in the Live Register figures from every local social welfare office in Dublin Fingal, since the launch of the Action Plan for Jobs in 2012, indicates steady growth in the local economy in the North County. “Since the launch of the Action Plan for Jobs in…

Funding announced for structural improvements to Rush and Lusk Educate Together National School

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell, has welcomed the allocation of funding for structural improvements to Rush and Lusk Educate Together National School from the Department of Education and Skills.   “I am glad to see that the Department of Education and Skills is providing funding to Rush and Lusk Educate Together National School. This money is being…

Farrell welcomes the refusal of planning permission for the Anaerobic Digester in Lusk.

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell, has welcomed the decision to refuse planning permission for an Anaerobic Digester Waste Treatment Facility in Rageens, Lusk.   “It is great news for the Lusk community that planning permission for the proposed Anaerobic Digester facility has been refused. Upon my own examination of the proposals for the Anaerobic Digester Waste Treatment…