Approvals in respect of Minor Flood Mitigation Works – Brendan Smith TD.

I welcome these approvals as it will relieve flooding at those locations benefiting householders, farmers and local residents. I was glad to raise these specific cases directly with the Minister.

Minor Flood Mitigation Works & Coastal Protection Scheme


Approved funding to Cavan County Council  

Project LocationDetailsApproved Funding
Aghadreenagh,               Redhills  Replace damaged culvert 5.5long  €6,750
Ballyhaise                            Cavan Road    To create 150m land drainage to rear, install 70m 225 diameter drain to rear to discharge into existing system & renew 100m of 300 diameter culvert downstream of properties€10,350  
Drumliff,                          BallyhaiseTo re-construct existing culvert 65m long 600mm diameter€17,100
Knockateery,                 Cloverhills  To install new 300 diameter culvert, construct 100m roadside banking edge support, re-construct, raise & resurface 100m of local primary road  €14,850
L6027                            Ballyhaise Pitch  To construct an overflow either full length of field or option 2 to construct an overflow culvert under link between pitches discharging into a newly constructed open overflow field drain  €14,850  
Mullinavanague,                  Redhills  To re-construct existing culvert 65m long 600mm diameter  €11,700