Written Answers. - Water and Sewerage Schemes.

Paul Connaughton

Question:

297 Mr. Connaughton asked the Minister for the Environment and Local Government when the proposed sewerage extension to Woodpark, Portumna, County Galway will commence; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [3019/03]

The Woodpark scheme is being progressed under a pilot design, build, operate contract for the provision of wastewater collection and treatment systems for twelve rural villages. Expressions of interest have been invited from suitable contractors and construction will commence as soon as possible following completion of the procurement process.