Dáil Éireann - Volume 494 - 01 October, 1998
Written Answers - Garda Stations.
Mr. Aylward Mr. Aylward
203. Mr. Aylward asked the Minister for Finance the progress, if any, to date on the provision of a new Garda station in an area (details supplied) in County Kilkenny. [18168/98]
Minister of State at the Department of Finance (Mr. Cullen) Minister of State at the Department of Finance (Mr. Cullen)
Minister of State at the Department of Finance (Mr. Cullen): Purchase of the site was conditional on archaeological material not being present and the provision by the vendor of an access road. Recent tests have established that archaeological material is not present. The local authority has granted planning permission for the proposed road.
Thomastown is one of a number of new stations on the Garda building programme priority list. Construction work will commence on the site as soon as funding is available.
Dáil Éireann 494 Written Answers Garda Stations.