Motor Insurance drops by 14% according to CSO but McEntee gives cautious welcome

Monday, 11th September 2017 Minister for European Affairs and Meath East Fine Gael T.D. Helen has given a “very cautious welcome” to new figures from the Central Statistics Office (CSO) which show a 14% drop in the cost of motor insurance. “Whilst this is good news for Meath motorists it comes on the back of… Read More Motor Insurance drops by 14% according to CSO but McEntee gives cautious welcome

McEntee urges Meath public to engage on Slane By-Pass

Friday, 4th August 2017 “I am urging all Slane and Meath people to have their voices heard on the critically important Slane By-pass project” local T.D. and Minister for European Affiars Helen McEntee has stated. “If you didn’t get to attend the the Public Consultation on the Slane Bypass held recently but would still like… Read More McEntee urges Meath public to engage on Slane By-Pass

McEntee welcomes national funding increase of almost 10% for roads in Meath

Monday, 30th January 2017 “I want to join with my party colleagues in Meath in welcoming the increased funding from national level for roads in Meath.  This years figures stand at €13,490,518, compared to €12,271,812 this time last year.  This represents a increase in money terms of €1,218,706 or 9.93% in percentages terms for 2017… Read More McEntee welcomes national funding increase of almost 10% for roads in Meath

Economic recovery allows for 12.2 million investment in Meath roads – McEntee

Fine Gael TD for Meath East, Helen McEentee, has today (Tuesday) welcomed the news that €12,271,812 has been allocated to Meath for road improvement and maintenance works. The funding is part of a €298 million national investment programme for 2016 for regional and local roads. “Meath is getting a real boost from this significant investment… Read More Economic recovery allows for 12.2 million investment in Meath roads – McEntee

Footpath urgently required at Headfort Bridge – McEntee

Fine Gael TD for Meath East, Helen McEntee says that a footpath is urgently required from the Old Heritage Centre to Headfort Bridge. Deputy McEntee said ‘I am aware that this has been an ongoing issue for many years. ‘Since my election I have been inundated with Representations from concerned Residents, that a footpath is… Read More Footpath urgently required at Headfort Bridge – McEntee

Meath hauliers to benefit from €4,000 drop in commercial motor tax which comes into effect today – McEntee

Fine Gael TD for Meath East, Helen McEntee, has said that changes to commercial motor tax will make a major difference for road hauliers in Meath. Budget 2016 announced that the number of rates of commercial motor tax will be reduced from 20 to 5 and will now range in cost from €90 to €900… Read More Meath hauliers to benefit from €4,000 drop in commercial motor tax which comes into effect today – McEntee

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