Rathkeale to get €88000 Funding

Ballina, Co. Mayo, Dungarvan, Co. Waterford, Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford, Mullingar, Co. Westmeath and Rathkeale, Co. Limerick are being given €88000 each  as part of the  RAPID  scheme

(Revitalising Areas by Planning Investment and Development)

The total  €440,000 is to come form the Dormant Accounts Funding

The Dormant Accounts legislation targets three broad categories of persons for support from the Dormant Accounts Fund:

• those affected by economic and social disadvantage;

• those affected by educational disadvantage; and

• persons with a disability

RAPID (Revitalising Areas by Planning Investment and Development) is a focused initiative designed to prioritise and target Government expenditure on the most concentrated centres of disadvantage in the country.