Tuesday, 27 May 2014

Questions (961)

Dara Calleary


961. Deputy Dara Calleary asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport if his Department has received an application for funding from Mayo County Council for road improvement works at a designated cycle track at Sheffrey, Louisburgh; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [22151/14]

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Written answers (Question to Transport)

Mayo County Council submitted an application to my Department in 2012 under the Active Travel Towns  Programme (Stream 2) for the implementation of an active travel town in Louisburg.  The application could not be considered for funding as it did not meet the criteria in terms of population size.  

No other applications for funding have been received by my Department in respect of the Louisburgh area.