Galway Bay fm newsroom – The contractors working on the Picture Palace on Dock Road in the city have missed another deadline to remove the hoarding which causes a one lane traffic restriction
The hoarding was to be removed by last Friday but this did not happen and today the contractor said it’s due to be removed in the next week
The project promoters Solas have missed several deadlines regarding the removal of the hoarding, which has caused a one-lane restriction at the city centre location for a few years now
A spokesperson for JJ Rhatigan, contractors on the project, told Galway Bay fm news that the hoarding will be taken down in about a week’s time
Following its removal, the old two-way system will be reinstated
After years of project setbacks and delays the Arthouse Cinema is die to open in May next year
Plans to demolish nursing home in Barna to make way for housing turned down
Galway Bay fm newsroom – Plans to demolish a nursing home in Barna to make way for a housing development have been rejected.
The project, led by Tony O’Flaherty, would have seen 12 detached houses built at Truskey West.
It would have involved the demolition of the Villa Maria Nursing Home – to be replaced with houses arranged in one row of 7 units, and another of 5 units.
But county planners have turned down the application, finding it would be an over-development of the area.
Boil Water Notice lifted for customers in Eyrecourt
The Boil Water notice has been lifted for all affected customers in Eyrecourt supplied by Ballinasloe Public Water Supply
The HSE, Irish Water and the County Council have confirmed that the water is now safe to drink.
The notice was issued to 350 customers due to the low levels of chlorine and coliform bacteria detected in part of the supply network.
It was due to a section of old cast iron main that has now been replaced.
Gaillimh le Gaeilge wins Irish language category at National Lottery Good Causes Awards
Gaillimh le Gaeilge is celebrating its receipt of the Irish language accolade at the National Lottery Good Causes Awards.
The award recognises the efforts of the organisation to promote an Ghaeilge in Galway City as an economic resource.
The non-profit organisation will receive a €10,000 prize as category winners.
The judges said a great deal of the work carried out by Gaillimh le Gaeilge is to bring the love of the Irish language back to families, businesses and the city of Galway.