Dáil Éireann - Volume 475 - 05 March, 1997

Written Answers. - Housing Projects.

127. Mr. Davern asked the Minister for the Environment when the application made by Funded Housing Initiative South Tipperary (FHIST) for ten new housing units at Burgagery Lands West, Clonmel, County Tipperary will be sanctioned; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [6236/97]

Minister of State at the Department of the Environment (Ms McManus): The project is one proposed to be undertaken with the assistance available for the provision of housing accommodation by approved voluntary housing bodies. Approval to a grant of £294,000 was notified on 25 February 1997 to Tipperary (SR) County Council which is responsible for the detailed administration of the scheme, including certification that particular projects comply with its terms.