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Artist Lisa Fingleton of Brilliant Ballybunion, Minister Catherine Martin and Minister Eamon Ryan at the Creative Climate Action Fund II – Agents for Change projects announcement. For a full listing of the 43 successful projects please go to www.creativeireland.gov.ie. Image Barry Cronin

Kerry Projects Supported Under Creative Climate Action Fund

July 14, 2023 at 11:06 am Comments are Disabled

A NUMBER of Kerry projects are among 43 nationwide to share €5.8m in funding announced for creative, cultural and artistic initiatives under the new Creative Climate Action Fund II. The Creative Climate Action fund is an initiative from the Creative Ireland Programme in collaboration with the Department of the Environment, Climate […]

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Deadline For Applications For Creative Communities Awards Scheme Looms

Deadline For Applications For Creative Communities Awards Scheme Looms

February 24, 2023 at 11:01 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY County Council is encouraging people and groups to get their applications in for Creative Ireland Kerry’s Creative Communities Awards Scheme as there is only four days to deadline. Applications are being accepted from community groups, arts groups, artists, creative practitioners, venues and festivals etc. Grants of up to €5,000 […]

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Over €1.7m For Kerry Voluntary And Community Health Providers Under ‘Inflation Fund’

Over €1.7m For Kerry Voluntary And Community Health Providers Under ‘Inflation Fund’

February 20, 2023 at 11:16 am Comments are Disabled

VOLUNTARY and community health providers in Kerry are to receive €1,760,614 in once-off funding through the Government’s ‘Inflation Fund’. This tranche of funding is paid directly to community-based and voluntary health and social care providers as part of Government measures to ease cost-of-living pressures. In total, 107 organisations across the county […]

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The proposed greenway will run along the coastline from Cockleshell to the Spa.

Nearly €45m For National Roads And Greenways Projects In Kerry

February 16, 2023 at 6:29 pm Comments are Disabled

NEARLY €45m has been allocated to Kerry County Council for investment in national roads and greenways in the county. The €44,985,108 will be used for major projects including the N22 bypass from Farranfore to Killarney and the Listowel Bypass (€22,000,000). In total €554 million is being allocated nationally to local authorities […]

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Kerry Receives Over €30m Investment For Regional And Local Roads

Kerry Receives Over €30m Investment For Regional And Local Roads

February 14, 2023 at 10:38 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY County Council will receive €30,950,225 under the 2023 investment programme for regional and local roads. In total 47 road projects and schemes in Kerry will benefit from the investment which will supplement local authorities’ own resources expenditure. Under the programme Tralee Northern Relief Road will receive €3,000,000 which includes the […]

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Nearly €800,000 Announced For Road Improvements In Kerry

Nearly €800,000 Announced For Road Improvements In Kerry

February 13, 2023 at 11:25 am Comments are Disabled

MINISTER for Rural and Community Development, Heather Humphreys TD, has today announced funding of €797,367 for Kerry under the Local Improvement Scheme for the upgrade of private roads and laneways. Welcoming the news, Kerry Fine Gael TD, Brendan Griffin said; “I will continue to lobby Minister Heather Humphreys to provide […]

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Funding Of €250,000 To Help MTU Students Struggling Financially

Funding Of €250,000 To Help MTU Students Struggling Financially

January 20, 2023 at 9:08 am Comments are Disabled

OVER €250,000 in funding will be allocated to assist MTU students struggling with the cost of living. This one-off-funding of €253,764 will be provided through the Student Assistance Fund, which assists students with the costs of books and class materials, rent, childcare and transport, among other things. In total €4.3 million […]

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Funding is being made available for the development of a public realm at Main Street, Castleisland.

Kerry Projects Receive Nearly €870,000 In Funding

December 14, 2022 at 9:32 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY projects will receive €869,268 in Town and Village Renewal Scheme funding. The announcement represents the largest ever investment under the Town and Village Renewal Scheme and will see a range of projects delivered across Rural Ireland. The successful projects for Kerry are as follows: • Castleisland – The upgrade and […]

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Over €1.5m For Upgrade Work At 13 Community Centres In Kerry

Over €1.5m For Upgrade Work At 13 Community Centres In Kerry

December 8, 2022 at 10:37 am Comments are Disabled

FUNDING of €1,531,268 has been granted for 13 key community centre upgrade projects in Kerry. This project is being delivered under the new Community Centre Investment Fund that represents the largest-ever capital revenue in this area and will see grants of between €25,000 to €300,000 provided to successful projects. The […]

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Tralee Pubs And Venues Secure Support Funding

Tralee Pubs And Venues Secure Support Funding

November 7, 2022 at 12:44 pm Comments are Disabled

  THERE was good news for 33 Kerry venues who have secured night-time economy support funding. The pubs, nightclubs, cafes, and theatre venues have secured funding under Government’s Night-Time Economy Support Scheme. Tralee pubs and venues which have secured funding are Bailys Corner, The Huddle Bar, The Blasket Bar, Turners […]

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The hydrotherapy pool at the Kerry Sports Academy. Photo by Dermot Crean

Over €190,000 In Funding For Swimming Pool And Leisure Centre Operators

March 30, 2022 at 4:41 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY swimming pool and leisure centre operators will receive €190,424 in government funding. This funding forms part of the €73.6m in Covid funding to support the sport sector announced by Government last December. The Kerry Sports Academy, Tralee Sports and Leisure Centre, the Aqua Dome, Manor West Hotel and Brandon […]

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€96,000 For Built Heritage Projects In Kerry

€96,000 For Built Heritage Projects In Kerry

March 7, 2022 at 12:16 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY County Council is to receive €96,000 through the Built Heritage Investment Scheme (BHIS) administered by the Department of Housing, Local Government and Heritage. Three Tralee projects have been granted funds in Denny Street, High Street and Greenview Terrace while the Church of Ireland in Ballymac will also get funding for […]

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Funding Of €1.6m For Killorglin And Listowel Projects

Funding Of €1.6m For Killorglin And Listowel Projects

January 6, 2022 at 12:40 pm Comments are Disabled

FUNDING of €1,691,104 for two development projects in Listowel and Killorglin under the Rural Regeneration and Development Fund have been announced. Under the scheme Killorglin Town centre receives €961,800 to resource the renovation of a key building into a multifunctional hub for tourism, education, training and co-working purposes. The funding […]

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Over €84,000 In Funding For Two Kerry Projects

Over €84,000 In Funding For Two Kerry Projects

December 22, 2021 at 11:16 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY will receive €84,062 in grant funding to support two projects under the 2021 Disability Participation and Awareness Fund. In this tranche of funding €31,850 will support the establishment of innovative NaviLens digital direction points for the visually impaired along the Kerry Greenway. Dingle Library also receives funding of  €52,212 […]

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Kerry Projects To Receive €476,000 In Funding

Kerry Projects To Receive €476,000 In Funding

August 19, 2021 at 2:12 pm Comments are Disabled

AN announcement of €476,000 in funding for Kerry under the Our Rural Future Digital Innovation Programme has been made today. The programme funds Local Authority-led innovation projects that provide a public benefit and support regional digital development. In total €476,800 in funding is awarded to three major projects across the […]

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€41,000 For Tralee MD From Additional Outdoor Infrastructure Fund

€41,000 For Tralee MD From Additional Outdoor Infrastructure Fund

May 27, 2021 at 2:21 pm Comments are Disabled

Tralee Municipal District is to receive €41,000 as part of  €793,000 allocated for the county in the  ‘Additional Outdoor Infrastructure Fund’ to help ensure a safe outdoor summer in Kerry. The bulk of the funding (€400,000) will go to Killarney MD, over €194,000 has been allocated to Listowel MD, Castleisland/Corca […]

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Pembroke House in Pembroke Street.

Two Tralee Heritage Buildings To Benefit From Government Scheme

April 1, 2021 at 11:00 am Comments are Disabled

TWO Tralee buildings are among 14 in the county to benefit from €72,000 under the Built Heritage Investment Scheme. Minister of State for Heritage and Electoral Reform, Malcolm Noonan, TD, today announced that 477 heritage projects across every county in the country will benefit from a total of €3m under […]

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Bracker O'Regan Road.

Over €1.6m For New Cycleways And Junction Upgrades In Tralee

March 29, 2021 at 11:45 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY will receive €5,644,500 in funding for walking and cycling projects in towns and villages across the county. Projects in Tralee will receive €1.645m of this funding. These include €1,130,000 for interconnected networks cycleways in town at Bracker O’Regan Road (€850,000), the Town Park (€180,000) and the canal to town (€100,000). […]

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Minister for Education Norma Foley with Minister for Housing, Local Government and Heritage Darragh O’Brien.

Nearly €16m Allocated To Council For Works In Tralee

March 19, 2021 at 8:10 am Comments are Disabled

MINISTER for Housing, Local Government and Heritage Darragh O’Brien has announced €31.9 million in funding for the Tralee and Killarney regions under the Urban Regeneration and Development Fund (URDF). The URDF part-funds projects aimed at enhancing urban areas to make them more attractive places to live, work, visit and invest. […]

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Cumann Iosaef Community Centre is among the Tralee recipients of funding from the Government announced on Friday.

Tralee Community Groups And Projects To Receive Funding

January 23, 2021 at 10:19 am Comments are Disabled

A NUMBER of community groups in the Tralee area were among those to benefit from €62,534 in funding for Kerry groups announced by the Government yesterday. In total 73 projects across Kerry were awarded funding under the Community Enhancement Programme. The initative is designed to support community groups, particularly in […]

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Funding Available For Cycling And Walking Projects In Kerry

Funding Available For Cycling And Walking Projects In Kerry

December 4, 2020 at 3:19 pm Comments are Disabled

€50 million investment in walking and cycling projects in town and villages across the country, has been announced today. The funding is open to all areas in Kerry for applications through Kerry County Council. The aim of this funding, which will be administered for the Department of Transport by the […]

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Over €114,000 For Works In Ardfert, Ballyheigue, Ballybunion, Sneem And Inch

Over €114,000 For Works In Ardfert, Ballyheigue, Ballybunion, Sneem And Inch

October 12, 2020 at 1:55 pm Comments are Disabled

FUNDING has been announced for projects in Sneem, Inch, Ardfert, Ballybunion and Ballyheigue this morning. €114,350 was  announced by the Department of Rural Affairs for the communities in Kerry and is being delivered under the Accelerated Measure of the Town and Village Renewal Scheme as part of the July Stimulus. […]

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Projects In Kerry Towns And Villages Receive Over €868k In Funding

Projects In Kerry Towns And Villages Receive Over €868k In Funding

October 4, 2017 at 1:35 pm Comments are Disabled

  ARDFERT will get €100,000 towards public toilets and parking facilities as part of funding allocated to Kerry County Council under the Town and Village Renewal Scheme announced today. A number of towns and villages are set to benefit from over €868,000 in funding announced by the Department of Rural and Community […]

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€3.8m Allocated For Upgrade Of Dingle Road

€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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Kerry Airport To Get Over €300k In Funding

Kerry Airport To Get Over €300k In Funding

December 23, 2015 at 10:22 am Comments are Disabled

MINISTER for Transport, Pascal Donoghoe has announced an allocation of funding for Kerry Airport. Kerry Airport is to receive €311,260 under the Public Policy Remit Core Airport Management Operational Expenditure Subvention (PPPR-O) scheme for 2015. The funds have been welcomed by Minister for the Diaspora, Jimmy Deenihan and Deputy Arthur J Spring. […]

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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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Kerry Gets €3.6m For Social Housing And Adaptation Grants

Kerry Gets €3.6m For Social Housing And Adaptation Grants

May 28, 2015 at 12:00 pm Comments are Disabled

  OVER €3.6m in Government funding has been allocated for Kerry’s housing needs. The funds will be used across a range of housing schemes to make more social housing available and to improve housing for people with disabilities, as well as retrofitting homes to improve energy efficiency. Labour TD, Arthur […]

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Over €47,000 Allocated For KDYS Youth Centre In Denny Street

Over €47,000 Allocated For KDYS Youth Centre In Denny Street

May 13, 2015 at 10:05 am Comments are Disabled

A SUM of €47,935 has been allocated for KDYS Youth Centre, in Denny Street, for roof works and electrical/mechanical upgrades. Fine Gael TD for Kerry and Minister of State with Responsibility for the Diaspora, Jimmy Deenihan, has warmly welcomed the funding. “The announcement of this significant funding is a fantastic boost for […]

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Funding Of €7,500 For Tralee Youth Project

Funding Of €7,500 For Tralee Youth Project

December 4, 2014 at 2:33 pm Comments are Disabled

A TRALEE youth project has received a capital grant for €7,500 from the Government. The Minister for Children and Youth Affairs, Dr James O’Reilly, announced that three Kerry youth organisations are to receive capital grants to upgrade their projects. Tralee, Killarney and Listowel Special Projects for youth are to receive […]

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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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