€205,000 is to be allocated to 15 projects in north Kerry.
EirGrid has announced the reciptients of funding under the Kilpaddoge-KNockanure electricity project.
The new underground electricity cable carrying 300 megawatts of renewable electricity generated in the region between substations; it is enough to power 225,000 homes.
The community projects to secure funding are located in Moyvane, Tarbert and Knockanure.
They include a sports hall refurbishment, mental health awareness courses, nature walk trails and training gear for sports clubs.
A list of recipients is here:
|Group Name||Project Purpose||Brief Description|
|Moyvane Community Sports Hall||Community Improvements||Heating System Installation and Bathroom/Shower Facility Refurbishment|
|Tarbert Development Association||Walkway Improvements||Seating replacement along the John F Leslie Wood Walk including renewal and replenishment of the planting in the Sensory Garden|
|Moyvane Development Association||Walkway Improvements||Upgrading of Nature Trail Walk|
|Moyvane GAA||Facility Improvements||Upgrading Lighting Standard|
|Murhur National School||Facility Improvements||Upgrade of facilities, both internal and external|
|Knockanure GAA Club||Recreational Walkway||New walkway surrounding current pitch|
|Tarbert comprehensive school||Building Improvements||Sports hall floor replacement|
|Scoil Chorp Chríost||Facility Improvements||Upgrade School Playing Field|
|Tarbert N.S.||Facility Improvements||Upgrading of Light Fittings|
|Tarbert Bridewell CLG||Community Improvements||Refurbishment of Upper Roof & Rain Water Goods|
|Tarbert Macra na Feirme||Social Inclusion||Resources and Awareness for members|
|Knockanure Community Development Ltd||Community Improvements||Community Hall improvements including, new Storage Shed, Biodiversity & Herb Garden, CPR & AED Training|
|Moyvane ICA Guild||Community Improvements||Improvements to Moyvane ICA Guild facilities|
|Moyvane Ladies Football Club||Sporting Equipment||Jerseys, footballs and training gear|
|Moyvane/Knockanure Care Of the Aged||Social Inclusion||Social Outing and Dinner Party|