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Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Valentia Island Bridge.

Tuesday, 28 June 1966

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. 223 No. 9

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Mr. P. O'Donnell: Information on Patrick O'Donnell Zoom on Patrick O'Donnell asked the Minister for Local Government the present position regarding the proposed bridge between Valentia Island and the mainland in County Kerry.

19.

Mr. O'Connor: Information on Timothy O'Connor Zoom on Timothy O'Connor asked the Minister for Local Government if he will get an early decision on the most acceptable tender for the Valentia bridge in view of the anxiety and concern prevailing in the island over the long delay.

Mr. P. Brennan: Information on Patrick Brennan Zoom on Patrick Brennan With your permission, [1329] a Cheann Comhairle, I propose to reply to Questions Nos. 18 and 19 together.

A proposal for the acceptance of a tender for the bridge referred to has been received from the Kerry County Council and is under consideration in my Department. I hope to communicate with the council in the matter in the near future.


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