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Kyne, Seán, Kyne, Seán

Thursday, 1 May 2014

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


National Spatial Strategy

Asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government: if a review of the national spatial strategy will be undertaken to reflect the different circumstances and challenges facing different regions; the timescale of such a review if one is planned; and...More Button

Is it intended to review the national spatial strategy and, if so, what is the timescale?More Button

I thank the Minister of State for her reply. Did the old national spatial strategy work? Did it deliver what was planned? Galway is a gateway city and we have seen the importance of major cities...More Button

National Spatial Strategy (Continued)

The past week has seen contracts signed in respect of the M17-M18 motorway, which will be a great help to the regions and to the west, as well as developments regarding the Government's policy on b...More Button

I thank the Minister of State for her statement and welcome her views. At present, 50% of the country's population resides in the Leinster area. The challenge ahead will be to prevent that area f...More Button

Rural Development Policy

Asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government: the next steps to be taken by his Department in progressing the recommendations pertinent to his Department of energising Ireland's rural economy, the report of the commission for the economic deve...More Button

Tax Code

Asked the Minister for Finance: if, in the context of the rising rate of obesity and the problem of food poverty, consideration will be given to the introduction of a price subsidy for healthy foods to encourage healthy and nutri...More Button