Pier pressure: Waterford harbour projects get €435,000 funding
Four four harbour projects in Waterford have been granted €435,000 between them as part of a €3.1m nationwide package.
The projects in Waterford are:
- Tramore North Pier: €150,000
- Helvick Pier: €150,000
- Boatstrand Pier: €120,000
- Youghal Bridge / Ticknock Pier: €15,000
Fine Gael Waterford Senator John Cummins has welcomed the announcement by Minister for the Marine, Michael Creed TD, to assist 10 coastal Local Authorities undertake and complete 58 development and repair projects on harbours and slipways in their ownership.
“I’m delighted with today’s announcement that four Waterford Projects have received funding,” Senator Cummins said.
“This package of financial support is aimed at maintenance and repair works, as well as supporting the ongoing development and enhancement of harbour facilities.”