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Hazzard confirms Cabra road signage improvements

  Sinn Féin’s Chris Hazzard MP has confirmed that existing road signage on the Hilltown Road in Cabra will be upgraded this summer. The South Down MP had made representations to Roads officials in the Department for Infrastructure (DfI Roads) for road safety improvements to be considered in Cabra following discussions with local residents – […]

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Pedestrians being put at risk- Howell

  Councillor Róisin Howell has this week been in contact with the Department of Infrastructure Road Service regarding issues on the footpath between Castlewellan and Burrenbridge. The Sinn Féin Councillor herself from Castlewellan said; ‘Many local residents have raised this issue with me and after going and viewing the footpath I would totally agree that […]

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Hazzard secures enhanced Downe Hospital Signage

  Sinn Féin’s Chris Hazzard MP has welcomed confirmation from Department for Infrastructure officials that enhanced direction signage for the Downe Hospital will be installed in Downpatrick. The South Down MP had requested a review of existing signage following a number of complaints from outpatients and family members who had experienced difficulties in locating the […]

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Rice Praises ‘In it to win It’ scheme

  Sinn Fein Councillor John Rice has praised local community groups after a recent funding competition ‘In It to win it’ by Newry Mourne and Down District Council. The scheme was rolled out and held first in the Slieve Croob DEA. It saw various groups and organisations compete for funding from the council. Each group […]

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Rogan welcomes coastal defence work at Minerstown.

  Emma Rogan MLA has welcomed work being started on the Sea defence wall in Minerstown by the Department of Infrastructure.   The Sinn Féin MLA for South Down stated; “These repairs to the Coastal defence wall were vitally needed and I welcome that work has now started   ‘Coastal erosion is a serious threat […]

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Urgent road works to commence this week – Rice

  Slieve Croob Councillor John Rice has this week welcomed the announcement by the Department for Infrastructure that the Edendarriff Road will be repaired starting this week. The Slieve Croob Sinn Féin Representative said; “The road service will be resurfacing a 1.8km stretch of the road, it is welcome news that the Department for Infrastructure […]

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