Reduction in road tax for HGV’s will provide further relief for local Hauliers – McEntee

Fine Gael TD for Meath East Helen McEntee has welcomed the announcement in Budget 2016 that the tax bands currently in place for Heavy Goods Vehicles (HGV’s), have been restructured and the costs reduced. ‘As a Member of the Joint Oireachtas Committee on Transport & Communications I wholeheartedly welcome todays announcement that the current tax… Read More Reduction in road tax for HGV’s will provide further relief for local Hauliers – McEntee

€9 million Budget increase shows commitment of Govt to helping those affected by pyrite – McEntee

Owners of pyritic homes will no longer have to pay Property Tax Fine Gael TD for Meath East, Helen McEntee, has said that measures contained in today’s Budget clearly illustrate the Government’s strong commitment to assisting homeowners affected by pyrite. “As someone who has campaigned vigorously on behalf of the owners of pyritic homes, I… Read More €9 million Budget increase shows commitment of Govt to helping those affected by pyrite – McEntee

Free preschool for all children from age 3 to primary school and first ever paid paternal leave – McEntee

Fine Gael TD for Meath East, Helen McEntee, has said that €85 million in childcare measures announced today in Budget 2016 will reduce costs for hard working parents, as well as improving the quality of the care available to their children. “The Government has confirmed its commitment to investment in childcare, to ensure that we… Read More Free preschool for all children from age 3 to primary school and first ever paid paternal leave – McEntee

McEntee welcomes Dunboyne Athletics Club works progress

Fine Gael TD Helen McEntee has said she’s thrilled that the sod has been officially turned on the first stage of Dunboyne Athletics Club’s track development project. Helen McEntee worked with Dunboyne Athletics Club and the Minister for Sport, Fine Gael’s Michael Ring TD, to secure €90,000 of a grant from Minister Ring for the track… Read More McEntee welcomes Dunboyne Athletics Club works progress

€1.8 in funding awarded to Sports Clubs in Meath – McEntee

Fine Gael TD for Meath East, Helen McEntee, has praised the Minister for Sport, Michael Ring, for allocating funding of €1,840,205 to sports clubs and organisations in Meath, is great news and a great boost for local communities. Deputy McEntee said: “In total, funding of over €41 million is being made available to clubs and… Read More €1.8 in funding awarded to Sports Clubs in Meath – McEntee

Government pushing for full-hours contracts for SNAs – Helen McEntee

Meath Fine Gael TD Helen McEntee has questioned the Minister for Education about the need for better working conditions and salaries for Special Needs Assistants (SNAs). Questioning the Minister for Education Jan O’Sullivan  Deputy McEntee said that SNAs deserve maximum stability and full-hours contracts. Helen McEntee TD, who is supporting the Meath Fight for the… Read More Government pushing for full-hours contracts for SNAs – Helen McEntee