Thursday June 4, 2020

Government housing plan is about building communities

9th October, 2016
Tom Parlon, Director General, Construction Industry Federation; Michael Stone, President, Construction Industry Federation and Paschal Donohoe, TD, Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform

The government’s Rebuilding Ireland plan “isn’t just about bricks and mortar”, housing minister Simon Coveney told Thursday’s Construction Industry Federation conference.

“It’s about putting sustainable communities in place right across the country,” he said. And 60 per cent of the increased spending in Tuesday’s budget will be set aside for housing initiatives, he told the conference.

The action plan commits the government...

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