Tuesday, 17 December 2019

Questions (622)

Aindrias Moynihan


622. Deputy Aindrias Moynihan asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport if broadband ducting will be included on a project (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter. [53406/19]

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Written answers (Question to Transport)

As Minister for Transport, Tourism & Sport, I have responsibility for overall policy and funding in relation to the national roads programme.  Under the Roads Acts 1993-2015, the planning, design and construction of individual national roads is a matter for Transport Infrastructure Ireland (TII), in conjunction with the local authorities concerned.  

Noting the above position, I have referred your question to TII for a direct reply.  Please advise my private office if you do not receive a reply within 10 working days.