Tramore Railway Station

Restoration of Tramore Railway Station Building gets funding from this year’s Town & Village Renewal Scheme

4 October 2017 Latest News Local News News

Tramore’s Railway Station building will benefit from this year’s Town & Village Renewal Scheme to the tune of €100,000.

The money which is being allocated from the Department of Rural and Community Development as part of an overall €21m fund.

The fund is available to Local Authorities to support the revitalisation of rural towns and villages across Ireland.

Tramore is not the only local area set to receive funding, The areas within Waterford set to benefit are: Cheekpoint, Villierstown, Ballymacarbry, Ballyduff Lower, Dungarvan, Bunmahon, Clonea-Power, Portlaw and Tramore.

Waterford Council have said the wide range of works listed below will help improve the streetscape/public realm and develop key economic opportunities for the towns and villages, making them more attractive and more sustainable places in which to live and work.

The breakdown of funding is as follows:

Restoration of Tramore Railway Station Building to create an opportunity site€100,000
Connectivity works linking Portlaw to Curraghmore Estate and heritage works€95,000
Glamping accommodation project for Villierstown€90,000
Public Realm upgrade works for Dungarvan Town Centre€80,000
Connectivity of  Cheekpoint to Faithlegg€80,000
Craft hub and vintage tea rooms for Clonea-Power€64,000
Beach board-walk and trail enhancement works at Bunmahon€64,000
Ballyduff Lower connectivity works to enhance village centre€28,800
Connectivity works to enhance access within Ballymacarbry€24,000

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