Wednesday, 20 October 2004

Questions (144)

Charlie O'Connor


246 Mr. O’Connor asked the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs if rural Dublin Leader will obtain places on the rural employment scheme; the location of those places; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [25702/04]

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Written answers (Question to Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs)

I announced the extension of the rural social scheme to the remaining Leader companies, including Rural Dublin Leader, on 28 September. The allocation of places on the scheme to particular areas, covered by a Leader company, will depend on the proposals put forward for projects and the availability of participants to work on these projects in that area.