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McAleer welcomes £10 million investment to improve rural roads

28 June, 2016 - by Declan McAleer

Sinn Féin MLA Declan McAleer has welcomed news that Infrastructure Minister Chris Hazzard has announced £10 million to improve rural roads.

Speaking after the announcement the Infrastructure Spokesperson said:

"I welcome the news that the Infrastructure Minister is to invest £10 million to improve 1000 rural roads.

“Many roads in rural areas are in urgent need of repair and resurfacing and this money will go along way to improving the condition and will also help to make a number of roads safer for motorists, pedestrians and road users.

"I am particularly pleased with the news there is to be nearly £4 million invested into the Western area.” ENDS/CRÍOCH

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