Kerry playgrounds to receive €60,000

60 thousand euro is being provided for playgrounds in the county .The department of the Environment, Heritage and Local Government is making the funding available on a cash basis and it can be spent on one or more facilities. Meanwhile under a new pilot scheme the Government is asking Kerry County Council to come up with an imaginative project to provide skateboard facilities. 1 million euro will be available nationally for such projects. Minister For The Environment Dick Roche is appealing to local authorities to think outside the box and bring forward imaginative and innovative ideas.