Written Answers. - Community Facilities.

Bernard J. Durkan

Question:

681 Mr. Durkan asked the Minister for the Environment and Local Government the current position in relation to finalisation of agreement between the various bodies involved regarding the location of a library and other facilities, including a Garda station and youth facilities at Confey, Leixlip, County Kildare; the precise stage of negotiations and agreement in relation to this issue; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [19780/00]

A report by Kildare County Council in relation to the acceptance of a tender for the construction of a branch library at Leixlip, County Kildare, is being considered by my Department. In relation to the provision of a Garda station and youth facilities at Leixlip, I refer the Deputy to Questions Nos. 503 and 588 of 26 January 2000.