€360,000 for Gorey area
THE GOREY DISTRICT received €360,890 for different projects under the Village Renewal Scheme 2018.
Courtown Development Association and the local authority received €197,311 for enhancement works to the wooden ship and pier in Courtown and Riverchapel while Ferns Development Association was allocated €99,580 for a themed playground, tourism project and enhancement works on the community hall.
Funding was allocated to Askamore Muintir na Tír Community Project Ltd. to carry out similar repairs and enhancement work to their local community hall.
District Manager Amanda Byrne informed the members of the local authority at their monthly meeting last week that work will begin immediately on the schemes.
In her monthly report to the councillors Ms Byrne said the Muncipal District will shortly begin preparatory work on the 2019 Town and Village scheme proposal.
Zaneta Mironowicz with her daughter Gabriela at the children’s activities at Gorey Shopping Centre.