€7 million for national roads in Roscommon

Over €7 million has been allocated to Roscommon County Council for work on national roads in 2008. The news was welcomed this week by Deputy Michael Finneran. ‘This is a major announcement for national primary and secondary roads for the County of Roscommon. The allocation for improvements on national primary and national secondary roads is €5,095,000 and the maintenance allocation for national primary and secondary roads is € 2,075,292. ‘The national road project started in 2007 on the N6 Galway to Ballinasloe dual carriageway, is scheduled for completion in 2009 and the length will be 19km. I welcome this announcement by Minister Dempsey,’ concluded Deputy Finneran.