Dáil Éireann - Volume 196 - 03 July, 1962
Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Broadmeadow River Drainage Scheme.
Mr. Rooney Mr. Rooney
18. Mr. Rooney asked the Minister for Finance (a) the total estimated cost of completing the Broadmeadow River Drainage Scheme, (b) the total cost incurred to date, (c) the number and classes of persons now employed on the scheme, and (d) the approxmate date of completion.
Mr. O'Malley Mr. O'Malley
Mr. O'Malley: The estimated cost of the scheme is £415,000 of which approximately £63,000 has been spent to date. There are 85 men employed comprising 14 foremen or gangers, a storekeeper, a stores assistant, a carpenter, a fitter, 2 drillers, 5 pump attendants, 18 drivers, 40 labourers, a boy labourer and a night watchman. The scheme will be completed about 1966.
Dáil Éireann 196 Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. Broadmeadow River Drainage Scheme.