€58,000 Allocation to Askeaton Pool and Leisure Centre – Neville

NEVILLE WELCOMES ALLOCATION OF€58k For Askeaton Pool and Leisure Centre

“I was delighted to hear from Minister Michael Ring TD that he has allocated  €58k  to Askeaton Pool and Leisure Centre  for Gym Equipment”

 “The Department of Sport, in equal partnership with Irish Public Bodies (IPB) and Local Authorities created a €3m fund to create and enhance sport and recreational facilities in each Local Authority areas. Funding to a maximum of €58k was available for each project from the Department of Sport and IPB with Local Authorities to contribute a further of at least €29k.”

“Applications were sought from Local Authorities for suitable qualifying projects. Each Local Authority was asked to submit a further two reserve projects in case their first project was invalid. These projects were then assessed by the Department. Minister Ring, in consultation with senior executives from IPB made the final assessments and allocations to the valid projects”