Dáil Éireann - Volume 607 - 11 October, 2005

Written Answers. - Schools Building Projects.

  416. Mr. Ring asked the Minister for Education and Science the position regarding the provision of a new building for a primary school (details supplied) in County Mayo; the stage the process is at; if a site has been purchased; the position regarding planning for the new building; if a contractor has been appointed; when works will commence; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [27531/05]

[702]   Ms Hanafin: I am pleased to inform the Deputy that a suitable site has been identified for the new school to which he refers. Contracts for the site in question are with the Chief State Solicitor’s Office. Architectural planning for the new development has commenced and my Department is awaiting grant of planning permission for the building project.