1718. Deputy Mattie McGrath asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport the funding distributed by his Department for reconstruction and repair works following recent flood damage, by county, in tabular form; and if he will make a statement on the matter. (Question 24346/16 asked on 16 Sep 2016 - Flood Relief Schemes Funding)

Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport (Deputy Shane Ross): ​A total of €94m has been allocated to local authorities in respect of regional and local roads by my Department under Tranche 1 and 2 of the severe weather funding in 2016. Local authorities have been advised that all works should be completed and allocations drawn down by the year end.   
 Local Authority Severe Weather Allocation 2016   € Carlow County Council 914,250 Cavan County Council 2,900,000 Clare County Cou...

1714. Deputy Tom Fleming asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport the amount of moneys designated by his Department for flood damage repair to projects in County Kerry following last winter’s floods and storms; the locations of these projects; the position regarding the progress on each; the percentages of the moneys designated that have been spent by Kerry County Council to date; and if he will make a statement on the matter. (Question 34141/14 asked on 17 Sep 2014 - Flood Relief Schemes Funding)

Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport (Deputy Paschal Donohoe): As a result of the severe weather in the December/January period the Government confirmed additional funding of €16.8 million for repairs to roads damaged during the period 13 December 2013 to 6 January 2014. This funding is separate to the regional and local road individual grant allocations made by my Department to local authorities. Local authorities were notified of their allocations under severe weather on the 1st April 201...