Archive for the category: ‘Local Authority Matters’

WICKLOW FINE GAEL PREPARE FOR GENERAL ELECTION

Cllr George Jones speaking at the AGM of the Fine Gael Greystones Branch (Tues night) said “the party after the success of the June local elections must be ready for the next General Election and plans are now underway within […]

WICKLOW AND GOVERNMENT DID NOT DECLARE MAJOR EMERGENCY – part 2!

THE REASON FOR NO NATIONAL EMERGENCY, GOVERNMENT HAS NO WEATHER PLAN Cllr George Jones has been informed by Fine Gael HQ the reason why we don’t have a Major Emergency declared. Details provided as follows: The government had no weather […]

Wicklow Grit Collect Locations – Welcomed by George Jones

JONES WELCOMES THE COUNCIL MAKING GRIT AVAILABLE TO THE PUBLIC Cllr George Jones has welcomed the decision of the Council to make grit available to the public at locations listed below. (This limited amount of grit will be available over […]

JONES TAKES ISSUE WITH DELGANY GROUP

Cllr George Jones Fine Gael has taken issue with the Delgany Community Council in their submission to the Draft County Development Plan. In their submission Delgany say they “are totally and utterly opposed to the idea of extending the boundary […]

JONES URGES COUNCIL TO USE LAND FOR ALLOTMENTS

Fine Gael Councillor George Jones has urged Wicklow County Council to use land presently under their control for a number of pilot allotment schemes.

WELCOME FOR START OF WORK ON REVISIONS TO PARKING

Fine Gael Councillor George Jones has welcomed the start of work by Wicklow County Council on the revisions to the parking regulations which will come into operations on Monday 26th October. In particular I welcome finally the removal of the […]

“HANDS ACROSS THE BORDER ” CONTINUES AT 21st LA TOUCHE CONFERENCE

The 21st La Touche Legacy Conference kicks off in Greystones on Friday 2nd October at 4 pm with a distinguished panel of speakers addressing a wide range of public health issues facing Local Authorities. Cllr George Jones (co-founder and Chairman) […]

SOME COMMENTS BY OTHER COUNCILLORS OFF THE WALL SAYS JONES

The Leader of the Fine Gael Group on Wicklow County Council has strongly rejected the “off the wall” comments made last week by a very small number of councillors over Fine Gael’s voting position at a recent County Council meeting.