Tuesday, 11 June 2019

Questions (185)

Fiona O'Loughlin


185. Deputy Fiona O'Loughlin asked the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform the extent to which refurbishment plans are in hand in respect of existing Garda stations throughout County Kildare or replacement in lieu thereof; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [23662/19]

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Written answers (Question to Public)

The Office of Public Works has no plans for any new Garda Station in County Kildare.

I can confirm the Office of Public Works have works relating to refurbishment, renovation or updating of facilities, undergoing or planned, in seven Garda Stations in County Kildare. Details are included as follows and incorporate works funded by both the Office of Public Works and An Garda Síochána.

Garda Station

Description of current/planned works.

Clane GS

Minor fabric repairs  to floor and walls

Naas GS

New Property Evidence Management Store; Upgrade of Kitchen facilities;, new floor covering in the Public Office; Work to the Communications Room, External maintenance works.

Kilcock GS

Power and data supply to the Public office, Toilet refurbishment works

Kildare GS

Boiler Upgrade, External maintenance works

Leixlip GS

Canteen refurbishments works, Works to the  Public Office

Monasterevin GS

External maintenance works

Newbridge GS

Security work at the Air Support Unit