Updated: 30/01/18 : 08:14:42
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Sligo allocated over 10m for infrastructure improvement

Independent Alliance Cllr Marie Casserly has welcomed the announcement by the Minister for Transport of allocation of 10,502,125 for Co Sligo infrastructure improvement.

The breakdown is as follows; Co Sligo Restoration Improvement 5,291,00, Restoration Maintenance 910,000, Supplementary Restoration Maintenance 413,500, Discretionary Grant 1,911,000, Bridge Rehabilitation 329,000.

Strategic Regional and Local roads 1,100,000, Safety Improvement Works 170,000, Speed Limits 55,125, Training Grant 46,000, Drainage Works 276,500. Total allocation 10,502,125

Funding has now been approved for the long-awaited Western Distributor Road from Caltragh to Finisklin and the Eastern Garavogue Bridge which Cllr Casserly has consistently campaigned for along with 30km speed limits in housing estates.