Bandon Main Drainage Scheme in its final stage- Daly

Wednesday March 7th 2018

Bandon Main Drainage Scheme in its final stage – Daly

Cork South West Fine Gael TD and Minister of State at the Department of Health, Jim Daly, has today, been directly informed on the progress of the main drainage scheme for Bandon.

Irish water are currently in pre contract negotiations with the preferred contractor with the view to being in a position to award the contract in the near future. The scheme will see an upgrade of new and existing drainage in Bandon along with progressing many infrastructural projects such as footpaths and street surfaces which have been on hold pending the drainage works.

Speaking on main drainage scheme, Minister Daly said, ‘From my conversation with officials in Irish Water, they are confident that the contract will be signed in May with the view to work beginning immediately after the contract is signed.’

Concluding Minister Daly said, ‘This main drainage scheme for Bandon is a of huge importance to the people living in the town and one that I have been working closely on. It is encouraging to see that the project is progressing well at the final stages.’