It was announced this week, that Transport Infrastructure Ireland (TII) will be handed the lead role in delivering the remaining sections of the Dublin Galway Greenway. It is hoped the TII’s expertise in delivering national infrastructure projects and their ability to negotiate with landowners will help break the current empass. Furthermore, the dept of Transport and…

A 20 year community project to renovate a historic canal barge is nearing completion just in time for the opening of the Royal canal greenway. In the early 1990’s, the Royal Canal Amenity Group had the idea of restoring an old derelict Royal Canal Barge that was partly submerged on the canal at Killucan. The…