€250,000 for Gweedore Flood Works

Ó Domhnaill Welcomes Additional €250,000  for Donegal County Council for Flood Works and Studies in Gweedore

Donegal South West Senator Brian Ó Domhnaill has today welcomed confirmation from the Minister of State at the Office of Public Works Dr. Martin Manseragh TD that funding of €250,000 has been allocated to Donegal County Council for minor flood mitigation works and studies in the Gweedore area.

Ó Domhnaill said: “I very much welcome this allocation which is being provided to Donegal County Council for minor flood mitigation works and studies in the Gweedore area following last years flooding.  I have been making constant representations to the Minister to have this funding made available and I am delighted that the allocation has now been sanctioned.

“The funding is provided for the following works;

  • Meenaniller L1363-2 €73,044 - Upgrading of 600mm pipe with 900mm pipe; Installation of 1200mm pipe; culvert replacement
  • Meenaniller €7,200 – Study
  • An Seascan Beag L1263 €36,135 – Replacement of O Fearraigh’s Bridge
  • An Seascan Beag L1263 €42,300 – Replacement of Fred Coll’s Bridge
  • Derrybeg €27,000 – R259 & Patrick O Donnell’s dwelling
  • Derrybeg €31,500 – Behind Patrick O Donnell’s dwelling
  • Ard na gCeapairi R257 29,700 – Replacement of existing 600mm pipe and stone culvert with two manholes, together with road crossing and accommodation works on two dwellings
  • Cladyknit €3,600 – Study

Posted: Aug 19, 2010     |     Categories: Derrybeg, Donegal South West