Written Answers. - Schools Building Projects.

Jimmy Deenihan

Question:

1019 Mr. Deenihan asked the Minister for Education and Science the current position regarding provision of a new Gael Scoil in Newcastle West, County Limerick; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [19863/00]

My Department is pursuing the acquisition of a site for the school in question. As soon as this matter has been resolved, the project will be processed as quickly as possible having regard to the large number of school building projects on hand within my Department.