Dáil Éireann - Volume 600 - 13 April, 2005

Written Answers. - Road Network.

  120. Mr. Stanton asked the Minister for the Environment, Heritage and Local Government the funding that has been made available to enable a northern bypass non-national road to be constructed in Midleton; the further funding required to complete the bypass; his plans to make other such funding available; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [9539/05]

  Mr. Roche: My Department approved grant assistance of €1,333,225 towards the cost of the Midleton northern relief road under the strategic non-national roads grants scheme in recent years. Details of payments to date and the allocation for 2005 are set out in the following table:

Year

Payment

2002

36,794

2003

3,162

2004

19,360

2005

50,000 (allocation)

Further grants up to the approved limit will be allocated as the schemes progresses.

Question No. 121 answered with Question No. 73.

Question No. 122 answered with Question No. 86.