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Almost €6m secured for 30 social homes in Moycullen

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Galway Bay fm newsroom – Almost six million euro in funding has been secured for the construction of 30 new social homes in Moycullen.
The funding is being allocated to Galway County Council under the Local Authority Housing Construction Programme of Rebuilding Ireland by the Department of Housing, Planning and Local Government.
The houses will be located at Gort Uí Lochainn on the Spiddal Road and will comprise a mix of 19 two-bedroom homes and 11 three-bedroom homes.
Junior Minister and Galway West TD Seán Kyne says the project is among a number of developments in Galway which are increasing the supply of housing.
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Appeal to An Bord Pleanala over refusal of housing development in Loughrea

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Galway Bay fm newsroom – An appeal has been lodged with An Bord Pleanala against the refusal of a housing development in Loughrea.

MPD Property Developments had applied for permission to build 8 homes at the existing Ard na Gaoithe estate at Mount Pleasant.

The units – a mix of semi-detached and detached four-bed homes – would have been in lieu of 4 large detached homes previously granted permission.

County planners rejected the application in December – and an appeal has now been lodged with An Bord Pleanala.

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Galway ranked 39th worst in world for traffic congestion

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Galway Bay fm newsroom – Galway has been ranked the 39th worst city in the world for traffic congestion.

Traffic-analysing company, INRIX, found that commuters in Galway city spent 94 hours on average stuck in traffic last year.

Dublin was ranked at number 12 on the Global Traffic Scorecard, with commuters losing 114 hours in traffic there in 2022.

The world’s worst city for traffic last year was London, followed by Chicago and Paris.

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Finance Minister to speak at business lunch in city next month

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Galway Bay fm newsroom – Minister of Finance, Michael McGrath, will speak at a business lunch in Galway city next month.

The event is €55 for Galway Chamber members, and €65 for non-members.

The lunch, sponsored by Grant Thornton, will take place on Thursday 9th February in The Galway Bay Hotel at 12:30PM.

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