Dáil Éireann - Volume 415 - 19 February, 1992

Written Answers. - Group Water Schemes.

187. Mr. Durkan asked the Minister for the Environment if he will give details of (a) the number and (b) the location of group water schemes submitted from County Kildare for his approval; if he will outline (1) the number already approved, (2) those awaiting approval, (3) when he expects these to progress further and (4) the reasons for any delays; and if he will make a statement on the matter.

Minister for the Environment (Mr. Smith): Over 120 group schemes have been approved to date for County Kildare. The position of schemes now awaiting approval is set out in the following table:

[2489][2490]Name of Scheme

Location

Current Status

Ballyna/Drehid/Kilshanroe

Carbury

Proposals under examination in the Department

Brewel

Dunlavin

Design under examination in the Department

Clonfert

Maynooth

Awaiting County Council approval

Herbertstown

Naas

Design under examination in the Department

Allenwood/Jarrodstown

Leixlip

Group seeking suitable source

Killybegs II

Naas

Awaiting County Council approval

Feighcullen

Rathangan

Group seeking suitable source