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Clondalkin, Headline, Press Release »
Fine Gael TD for Dublin Mid-West, Derek Keating, has welcomed the announcement by Olympic silver medallist and Clondalkin native, Kenneth Egan, to that he is to run for Fine Gael in the upcoming local elections in the Clondalkin Local Electoral Area.
“Kenneth is well used to going into battle. Although he is new to politics I believe that he will do well because he is well respected in the Clondalkin area. When I met with him recently I was genuinely impressed by his commitment to young people in Clondalkin, an area …
Headline, Lucan, Parliamentry Questions, Support education »
Local TD for Lucan, Deputy Derek Keating, has today raised a Special Notice Question which was agreed by the Ceann Comhairle on the crisis at two of Lucan’s largest national schools, St. Thomas’ Junior National School and Scoil Áine Naofa Senior National School.
Minister Ruairí Quinn has agreed, at Derek Keating’s request, to meet with the School Boards and school representatives.
The following is Deputy Derek Keating’s Speaking Note from the Dáil today:
I wish to thank the Ceann Comhairle for giving me the opportunity to raise this very urgent matter.
Minister Cannon, as …
Derek Keating has today called on the Insurance Industry for a review of home insurance given that Lucan had no major floods after the past 2 weeks of Red and Yellow Alerts from Met Eireann. Met Éireann has lifted a Yellow Wind Alert that had been put in place.
Widespread gales with gusts of up to 109km/h affected many areas across the country over the past weeks and along with cloud bursts and stormy weather. However, the extensive flood attenuation works carried out in Lucan following the major flooding event …
Press Release, Rathcoole »
Keating speaks to Bruton about his concerns for Staff at Lufthansa Technik Airmotive
Congratulations to Lucan hurler Peter Kelly from Hillcrest who wins a GAA All Star. I continue to be so excited with the wonderful success of all our Lucan sport groups, but especially this weekend’s Dublin Senior Hurling Final. As a No.1 fan and supporter, I am delighted to join in the best wishes expressed by all public representatives.
On Friday night 25th October 2013, I was honoured to Captain the Oireachtas Soccer Team in the ESB Charity Soccer Challenge held at the Aviva Stadium. This was a cross-party event to fundraise for Temple Street Hospital and Concern. Whilst I won’t be the first Lucan person to play at the Aviva Stadium…
Lucan, Press Release »
Dail system fails Lucan residents says Keating and I was not supported by other TDs !
Fine Gael TD for Dublin Mid-West, Derek Keating, confirms that the traffic management control system at the N4 / Kennelford Road and M50 junctions in Palmerstown will be upgraded. The works are being allocated by South Dublin County Council, using monies provided to it by the Department of Transport.
Headline, Job creation, Lucan, News »
Lucan, Parliamentry Questions, Press Release »
Following a Dáil question on the 16th April, to the Minister for Transport regarding south Lucan’s Railway station, Local TD Derek Keating learned today that due to economic circumstances the National transport authority has decided not to open the station as planned this year. This is another example of the last Fianna Fail governments economic policy that has ruined many communities.
I am sadden by this news as I have perused the opening of this facility for the residents of South Lucan and Clonburris Clondalkin for some time.
The CEO Mr Gerry …