Construction News http://www.constructionireland.ie 169MW Wind Park In Galway Enters Commercial Operation http://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/236595/169mw-wind-park-in-galway-enters-commercial-operation http://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/236595/169mw-wind-park-in-galway-enters-commercial-operation A 169MW Wind Park in Galway has entered commercial operation. Co-developed by SSE and Coillte in Connemara%apos;s Cloosh Valley it is now Ireland%apos;s largest and best performing wind farm, generating more g Mon, 23 Oct 2017 00:00:00 GMT Call For Narrow Water Bridge Project To Go-Ahead http://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/236591/call-for-narrow-water-bridge-project-to-go-ahead http://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/236591/call-for-narrow-water-bridge-project-to-go-ahead The SDLP has hit out at Sinn Fein%apos;s Chris Hazzard after he excluded the Narrow Water bridge project at the last Executive. South Down MLA Sinead Bradley is continuing to campaign that the project goe Mon, 23 Oct 2017 00:00:00 GMT Concerns Raised Over Tracker Mortgage Scndal http://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/236585/concerns-raised-over-tracker-mortgage-scndal http://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/236585/concerns-raised-over-tracker-mortgage-scndal Serious concerns have been raised over the number of "disturbing" features of the approach taken by banks to the tracker mortgage scandal. Fianna Fáil Finance Spokesperson Michael McGrath said on th Mon, 23 Oct 2017 00:00:00 GMT Call For Chief Executive To Obtain Govt Funding For Lands Zoned For Housing http://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/236604/call-for-chief-executive-to-obtain-govt-funding-for-lands-zoned-for-housing http://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/236604/call-for-chief-executive-to-obtain-govt-funding-for-lands-zoned-for-housing The Chief Executive of Dublin City Council is being urged to obtain funding from the government for lands that are already zoned for housing. The Green Party made the call to Owen Keegan and said the Mon, 23 Oct 2017 00:00:00 GMT Call For Sellafield Nuclear Facility To Close %apos;Immediately%apos; http://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/236594/call-for-sellafield-nuclear-facility-to-close-immediately http://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/236594/call-for-sellafield-nuclear-facility-to-close-immediately Sinn Fein has once again called for the Sellafield Nuclear Facility in Cumbria to shut down "immediately". MP Chris Hazzard made the call following a chemical incident at the plant. He said: "Sellaf Mon, 23 Oct 2017 00:00:00 GMT Housing Agency Slammed For Claiming Crisis In Ireland Is %apos;Completely Normal%apos; http://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/236590/housing-agency-slammed-for-claiming-crisis-in-ireland-is-completely-normal http://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/236590/housing-agency-slammed-for-claiming-crisis-in-ireland-is-completely-normal Labour has slammed the Housing Agency after its Chairman claimed that the housing crisis throughout Ireland is "completely normal". Spokesperson on Urban Regeneration, Joe Costello, said the statemen Mon, 23 Oct 2017 00:00:00 GMT Call For Renovations To Be Carried Out On Community And Resource Centre http://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/236589/call-for-renovations-to-be-carried-out-on-community-and-resource-centre http://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/236589/call-for-renovations-to-be-carried-out-on-community-and-resource-centre Fianna Fáil has written to the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs asking her to intervene and ensure the Skibbereen Community and Resource Centre in Cork is given the funding needed to complete t Mon, 23 Oct 2017 00:00:00 GMT Clonaslee ICW Officially Opens http://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/236606/clonaslee-icw-officially-opens http://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/236606/clonaslee-icw-officially-opens The Clonaslee Integrated Constructed Wetlands (ICW) in Co Laois has officially opened. Cllr Seamus McDonald joined Irish Water and Laois County Council to officially mark the opening of the Wetland t Mon, 23 Oct 2017 00:00:00 GMT Minister Called To Speed Up The Delivery Of The Macroom Garda Station http://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/236587/minister-called-to-speed-up-the-delivery-of-the-macroom-garda-station http://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/236587/minister-called-to-speed-up-the-delivery-of-the-macroom-garda-station The Minister for Justice and Equality has been called to speed up on the delivery of the new Macroom Garda Station. Fianna Fail Cork North West TD, Aindrias Moynihan, said Minister Charlie Flanagan n Mon, 23 Oct 2017 00:00:00 GMT Bill Published To Fast-Track Planning Process For Large Scale IT Infrastructural Projects http://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/236583/bill-published-to-fast-track-planning-process-for-large-scale-it-infrastructural http://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/236583/bill-published-to-fast-track-planning-process-for-large-scale-it-infrastructural A Bill has been published to fast-track the planning process for large scale IT infrastructural projects, such as data centres. Fianna Fáil TD for Galway East Anne Rabbitte said the %apos;Planning and Dev Mon, 23 Oct 2017 00:00:00 GMT