Following concerns brought to my attention at the speed of traffic going through Boherlahan Village by residents of the Village and parents & teachers of children attending St. Isidore's NS, Boherlahan. I requested Tipperary Co. Council to undertake a safety audit of the villages traffic management plan.
I am please to acknowledge that as part of this audits recommendations Tipperary Co. Council have now put in-place electronic road speed warning signs on both approach roads into Boherlahan.
The purpose of electronic speed signs are to slow cars down by making drivers aware when they are driving at unsafe speeds. Studies conducted have found that these speed signs are extremely effective in slow traffic down. ... See MoreSee Less
Congratulations to Drombane man Peter Ryan who's Olympic dream is once again coming to fruition. Due to the Russian Paralympic squad not been allowed to participate in Rio their allocated places were distributed between the other competing nations.
I understand Peter received a call yesterday evening offering him one of these allocated places which Peter has accepted.
Best Wishes to the Dualla Show which takes place this Sunday 28th August. The Show & Family fun day is in aid of local community organisations and charities. Featuring livestock show, equine events, free kids entertainment and much much more
For anyone who will attend LIT In Thurles or Clonmel this September and looking for student accommodation a full listing of houses are available on the link attached.
The Students' Union are also looking for homeowners to rent out any spare rooms to Students as currently there seems to be a shortage of suitable accommodation in both Thurles and Clonmel.
Anyone interested in renting accommodation or has a spare room to rent can contact the SU President Colm Skehan on 0504-28022 or 083-8571983 or alternatively Colm can be contacted via email on: firstname.lastname@example.org ... See MoreSee Less
Limerick Institute of Technology (LIT) is an institute of higher education in Limerick, a modern urban city in the Mid-West region of Ireland and is one of 13 institutes that are members of the Institutes of Technology, Ireland (IOTI). LIT is the fourth largest IOT in Ireland, with more than 6000 fu...
The importance of Voting:
The word “democracy” is Greek for “Government by the people.” The act of voting is at the heart of democracy. It is making a choice on the kind of government that you have.
Voting connects citizens with their political process. Voting helps choose our leaders. The simple act of marking a ballot paper tells our leaders what we think about decisions that affect our lives. Voting connects us to one another as citizens. By expressing our point of view, we help our democracy work. By agreeing or disagreeing with our leaders we show that the political system can accept differing points of view and can resolve them.
A democratic community can only survive if its citizens see participation in the political process as a duty and a responsibility. By Voting, each citizen participates in a process that might improve our country.
What Ireland needs is greater participation in the democratic process, especially by young people in the political process. We also need to persuade every citizen that taking part in the system is not a luxury – it is your duty as an Irish citizen.
Having outlined how important it is to vote, here are just some reasons
Why you should support Michael Lowry:
I have actively addresses the urgent need for job creation and enterprise support.
I continue to fight for access to improved hospital and healthcare services.
I have consistently worked for funding to provide properly resourced pre-school, primary, post primary and special needs education.
I assist with directing adequate Garda resources to the region to deal with crime and anti-social behaviour.
I represent the rights of the farming community, ensuring the viability of the farm family and rural economy.
I am constantly addresses your planning obstacles and assists those in need of housing.
I assist and supports community and voluntary groups to achieve their plans and objectives.
And most importantly, I am not just a face of Elections; I am constantly a feature in your community, striving to improve your lives and those of your family.