Dáil Éireann - Volume 595 - 15 December, 2004
Written Answers. - Ambulance Service.
Mr. Lowry Mr. Lowry
113. Mr. Lowry asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Health and Children further to an adjournment debate of Dáil Éireann of 24 November 2004, the decision which has been taken to approve the proposed ambulance base in Thurles; the funds which have been allocated for the project; when she expects building work to start; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [33657/04]
Ms Harney Ms Harney
Ms Harney: Responsibility for the provision of ambulance services in County Tipperary rests with the Mid-Western Health Board. My Department has received a proposal from the board outlining the capital project requirements of this development. This proposal is currently being considered by my Department in conjunction with the board. A decision will be made on this development in the context of overall capital priorities for the region and the availability of funding.
Dáil Éireann 595 Written Answers. Ambulance Service.