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GOVERNMENT MUST SHOW COURAGE TO TAKE ON THE SHADOW OF THE VULTURE FUND

RENUA Ireland has warned the government it must; ‘’show courage and take on the gathering shadow of the Vulture Funds across Ireland. The party Leader Cllr. John Leahy states We all as politicians have seen the consequences of Mortgage Arrears breakdown. Broken families. Damaged communities. Ghost towns. Empty farm-homes Damaged lives. Now, at a time […]

SLIGO SELECTION SHOWS THE WAY FORWARDS

RENUA Ireland believes the selection of Sligo for special city status; ‘’offers Sligo’s political and civic leaders in public life an opportunity and a challenge’’. The party said ‘’Much of Project 2040 has been justifiably criticized. But, these belated choices show some degree of vision and of a concept of national architecture which goes beyond […]

APPRENTICESHIPS DEBACLE SHOWS THE PROJECT IRELAND EMPEROR HAS NO CLOTHES

RENUA Ireland have warned that; ‘’long term structural problems with our apprenticeship system pose a real threat to the implementation of Project 2040’’. The party said; The latest findings on Apprenticeships show Project 2040 is resting on foundations of sand. This is owing to the absence of apprenticeships in the building trade. How can we […]

DAIL SANCTION REQUIRED FOR PROJECT 2040

RENUA Ireland has expressed grave concern over the ongoing denial by the government of a democratic mandate for Project Ireland 2040. The party said ‘’Serious concerns surround the legality of many elements of this plan, particularly in areas such as housing. Under ‘new politics’ one would have also expected a plan dealing with the allocation […]

PROJECT IRELAND HOUSING RULES WILL DEVASTATE RURAL IRELAND

Renua Ireland has warned that Fine Gael must; ‘’deal with real fears across the country that the proposals in Project Ireland 2040 are not a stealth attack on the rights of land-owners to build homes for their families … a task the government are incapable of doing’’. The party said ‘’The government must move swiftly […]

LEAHY ELECTION READY WITH SUPPORTERS AT PACKED PRE ELECTION DINNER

“Bring on the election” was the mood amidst the crowds of Cllr. John Leahy supporters who attended a pre-election dinner at Mucklagh Community Centre. Space was at a premium and the tables were heaving as 350 supporters attended the event. The mood was upbeat with supporters claiming that “there’s a mood in Laois Offaly for […]

RURAL IRELAND FACES BROADBAND CRISIS

IF THIS MINISTER WAS IN CHARGE OF RURAL ELECTRIFICATION WE’D STILL BE USING CANDLES “The collapse of the procurement process for broadband is another example of the incapacity of this and previous governments to process large scale infrastructural projects,’’ RENUA Ireland has said. The party Leader Cllr. John Leahy noted: “It is hard to avoid […]