Post Tagged with: "Roads"

Deputy Ferris Welcomes €176,000 Funding For Kilfenora-Fenit Road

Deputy Ferris Welcomes €176,000 Funding For Kilfenora-Fenit Road

July 6, 2018 at 10:56 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY Sinn Féin TD Martin Ferris has welcomed the announcement from Minister for Public Works, Kevin Boxer Moran, that his department is allocating €176,166 to  fund a detailed design for the coastal road between Kilfenora and Fenit. The money is being allocated to Kerry County Council to progress the badly […]

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Pictured with Cllr Michael O’Shea at the Kilderry Bends on the N70, Franck Guérineau (centre) and Paul Curry of the Kerry National Road Design Office.

Work To Commence In January On New €10m Road On Tralee-Killorglin Route

December 13, 2017 at 11:36 am Comments are Disabled

WORK is due to begin next month on the construction of a new road at the Kilderry Bends on the N70 between Milltown and Killorglin following the appointment of a contractor for the €10m project. Kerry County Council has received approval from Transport Infrastructure Ireland to appoint Cork-based Sorenson Civil […]

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Next Phase Of €10m Scheme To Improve Dangerous Milltown-Killorglin Road To Commence

Next Phase Of €10m Scheme To Improve Dangerous Milltown-Killorglin Road To Commence

June 30, 2017 at 3:26 pm Comments are Disabled

THE next phase of the €10million N70 Kilderry Bends Improvement Scheme will commence next week with the closing of tenders for the archaeological test trenching and resolution contract for the project. The improvement scheme includes the provision of a new 3.5km section of the N70 between Milltown and Killorglin. The scheme’s […]

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Contract Signed For Work On N86 Tralee-Dingle Road Improvements

November 22, 2016 at 10:52 am Comments are Disabled

THE contract has been awarded for the construction of two new sections of the N86 road between Tralee and Dingle. The contract for the major improvement works between Lispole and Ballynasare and between Ballygarret and Camp has been awarded to Kerry-based Allman Contracts Ltd and Mid-Cork Tarmacadam Ltd operating as a […]

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Over €25m Motor Tax Collected In Kerry From January To August

Over €25m Motor Tax Collected In Kerry From January To August

October 7, 2016 at 12:40 pm 1 comment

KERRY County Council took in over €25 million in motor tax between January and the end of August according to figures from Minister for Local Government Simon Coveney. This was the the ninth highest amount in the country.  Figures were revealed by by Minister Simon Coveney in response to a question by Fianna Fáil leader […]

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Kerry County Council To Get €4m For Storm Damaged Roads

Kerry County Council To Get €4m For Storm Damaged Roads

February 19, 2016 at 3:43 pm Comments are Disabled

AN allocation of €4 million will be given to Kerry County Council to urgently address damaged regional and local roads following recent winter storms. The Government funding will be provided immediately to the council to begin the repairs. “I welcome the funding for Kerry roads after a particularly severe winter period which […]

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Almost €13m In Funding Announced For Kerry Roads This Morning

Almost €13m In Funding Announced For Kerry Roads This Morning

January 26, 2016 at 12:27 pm Comments are Disabled

NEARLY €13m has been allocated to Kerry for road improvement and maintenance works. The funding – of €12,916,782 – is part of a €298 million national investment programme for 2016 for regional and local roads. Projects to receive funding include: Cluainin Development, Listowel; Dromevame, Kenmare; Killerisk ; Listry Bridge Milltown; Convent Cross […]

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Kevin O'Riordan of Kick For Kolkata set to kick a point in Strand Road on Tuesday. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

€3.8m Allocated For Upgrade Of Dingle Road

January 5, 2016 at 10:00 am Comments are Disabled

FUNDING of €3.8 million has been allocated for the upgrade of the N86 Dingle to Annascaul and Gortbreagoge to Camp Road sections of the N86, which will include a cycleway, road widening and improved pedestrian facilities. The N86 Dingle to Annascaul and Gortbreagoge to Camp Road Improvement Scheme comprises of […]

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Over €7.7m Allocated For Work On Kerry Roads

Over €7.7m Allocated For Work On Kerry Roads

December 22, 2015 at 11:53 am Comments are Disabled

OVER €7.7m in funds have been allocated for improvement and maintenance work on Kerry roads today. Kerry County Council will be allocated €6,323,517 for road improvements and €1,445,446 for road maintenance, totalling €7,768,963. Castleisland By-Pass is to be allocated €150,000, Tralee By-Pass; €300,000, William Street Pavement Surface Repairs € 100,000, Kilderry […]

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Deputy Tom Fleming speaking at the protest against water charges on Saturday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Fleming Says No Funding For Farranfore-Killarney Road Development Is Severe Blow To County

October 1, 2015 at 5:24 pm Comments are Disabled

A KERRY TD has described the omission of the Killarney to Farranfore N22 proposed road development from the Government’s recently announced €42bn investment plan, as a severe blow for the county. Kerry South Independent TD, Tom Fleming, has described the decision as a massive setback to the infrastructural needs of the county. Deputy […]

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Macroom Bypass On The Way As IT Tralee Gets €7.5m In Government’s €42bn Plan

Macroom Bypass On The Way As IT Tralee Gets €7.5m In Government’s €42bn Plan

September 29, 2015 at 3:01 pm 1 comment

FUNDING has been approved for works on the N22 Ballyvourney to Macroom road and a bypass of Adare. This comes as part of a €6bn investment in the road network announced by the Government today in its €42bn capital investment plan for the country. Meanwhile, €7.5 million has been allocated to […]

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Tralee To Dingle Road Part Of €60 Million Improvement Fund

Tralee To Dingle Road Part Of €60 Million Improvement Fund

December 3, 2014 at 2:48 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Tralee to Dingle road is included in a €6o million shot in the arm for Ireland’s road network. The funding, which is being allocated by the National Roads Authority (NRA) who have identified the roads where works are to be carried out, will allow for construction on the selected […]

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Council Round-Up: Killerisk Crossings And Concrete Slab Safety Issues

Council Round-Up: Killerisk Crossings And Concrete Slab Safety Issues

July 9, 2014 at 12:16 pm Comments are Disabled

Click on above ad for more IT may be some time before a pedestrian crossing is introduced in the Killerisk area, councillors were told at the Tralee Municipal District meeting on Monday. Cllr Norma Foley (FF) asked that a pedestrian crossing be provided on the Killerisk road Tralee as a matter […]

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