Urban Regeneration and Development Fund projects approved under the 1st round
The Southern Regional Assembly welcomes the allocation of funding to key regional projects. A funding package for the Southern region of €35,809,000, demonstrates Government's commitment to support the proposed objectives in the Draft Regional Spatial and Economic Strategy, which will go on this display for a ten week public consultation in the next days. The funding package for urban based projects will be delivered across the 3 Metropolitan Areas of Cork, Limerick Shannon and Waterford with €13,034,000 for category A and €6,333,500 category for B projects. This is augmented by a package approved for regional drivers of €15,560,000 for category A projects in Tipperary, Clare, Kerry, Cork County, Wexford, Kilkenny and Waterford County and €881,500 for category B projects in Clare, Carlow and Kerry.