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Dáil Éireann debate -
Tuesday, 6 May 1969

Vol. 240 No. 4

Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Galway-Roscommon Rural Electrification.


asked the Minister for Transport and Power the areas in north east Galway and west Roscommon where ESB rural development has not yet been completed; and when approximately such completion is likely to take place.

I have been informed by the ESB that the following of the board's rural areas in East Galway are awaiting development under the rural post development scheme—Belclare, Clonfert, Kilcoona, Clontuskert, Kilreackle, Leitrim, Killeenadeema, Kilconieran, Kilbecanty, Kinvara, Maree, Kilkieran, Boston and Carrow. Construction work, which is scheduled for completion by 1973, will be carried out in approximately the order stated.

Construction work under the post development scheme in the board's rural areas in the adjoining portion of West County Roscommon has been completed.