At their monthly meeting held on the 28 March 2022, the Elected Members of Carrick on Suir Municipal District adopted a comprehensive schedule of Municipal District Works with a total works value of €14.175 million.
This schedule provides for housing maintenance, roads improvement and maintenance, footpath improvements, safety schemes, bridge rehabilitation, schemes such as the Local Improvement Scheme and Community Involvement Scheme, street cleaning, burial ground maintenance, maintenance of playgrounds, open spaces and drainage works in the Carrick on Suir Municipal District.
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Furthermore, the Elected Members of Carrick on Suir Municipal District agreed to allocate funding of €116,197 under the General Municipal Allocation to support applications for Town and Village Renewal enhancement works, Outdoor Recreation and Infrastructure Scheme works, lighting, festivals and events grants, and Tidy Towns and Resident Association supports. The unanimous approval of the Schedule of Works has been warmly received by Councillors and Council personnel alike, representing a welcome significant investment in the ongoing servicing of Carrick on Suir District.
In welcoming the approval, Cathaoirleach of Carrick on Suir Municipal District, Councillor Mark Fitzgerald thanked his colleagues and officials for their co-operation and input in agreeing a well-balanced and comprehensive schedule of works at a significant cost in excess of €14million; he commended all involved in ensuring that resources were fairly distributed across the District.
Marie O’Gorman, District Administrator, Carrick on Suir Municipal District joined in welcoming the approval of the Schedule of Municipal District Works for 2022. She paid tribute to the District Engineer and his team in seeking to respond inasmuch as possible to representations from the Elected Members over the previous year while progressing improvements in the standard of those rural ‘red’ roads deemed to be in poor condition. She expressed her appreciation of the partnership approach adopted by the Members of Carrick on Suir Municipal District and for their commitment and enthusiasm to improving the level of service delivery across all of the functional roles in the District.