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Thursday, 17 September 2020

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Road Signage

Asked the Minister for Community and Rural Development and the Islands: if she will consider introducing a code of standardisation of road and pathway signage that must be used by community groups and local residents associations in view of the many different signs and...More Button

Before I start, I wish to thank the member of staff who chased me down the corridor this morning to return money that had fallen out of my pocket. I am sure they thought they could do with it far ...More Button

Will the Minister of State consider introducing a code of standardisation of road and pathway signage to be used by community and resident groups in view of the many different signs that are appe...More Button

Road Signage (Continued)

I thank the Minister of State. The tenor of the question was wider than that remit. What I was driving at was more about re-imagining rural Ireland and trying to look at more homogenous signage t...More Button

If the Department were to look at specific funding initiatives that would emphasise the idea of using a more rural and more traditional type of signage to give character and to keep the little bit ...More Button

Adult Education Provision

Asked the Minister for Community and Rural Development and the Islands: if her Department has considered setting up rural information pods and lectures in the community to facilitate adult learning within the rural environment in relation to issues such as job seeking,...More Button

Will the Department consider setting up rural information pods and lectures in the community to facilitate adult learning within the rural environment on issues such as job seeking, heritage, the e...More Button

In my constituency, the Dunhill Multi-Education Centre and Dunhill Community Alert invite people in to speak on issues. Recently, John Lonergan very kindly came and spoke about the issues of the P...More Button

I commend the men's sheds organisation, part of which was started in Waterford. A new men's shed is being started in Dunmore East for the winter. There is a particular problem down there as there...More Button

Remote Working

Asked the Minister for Community and Rural Development and the Islands: the steps being taken by her Department to provide additional funding to both enhance existing hubs in view of the fact that remote working is now becoming the new normal for persons both in the pu...More Button

Arts Policy

Asked the Minister for Media, Tourism, Arts, Culture, Sport and the Gaeltacht: if her Department has a strategy in relation to bringing the arts back in a social distanced manner to the rural community; if so, her plans; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Community Employment Schemes

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: if her Department currently liaises with the Department of Community and Rural Development and the Islands in terms of the recruitment of community employment workers by rural community groups; and...More Button