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Local Link Louth Meath Fingal at the launch of the National Development Plan (NDP) Project Ireland 2040

Local Link Meath Louth Fingal at the launch of the Transport, Tourism & Sport elements of Project 2040. 

 

The Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Shane Ross and Minister of State for Tourism & Sport, Brendan Griffin today launched ‘Linking people and places’ and details of the almost €25 billionwhich will be invested in our transport, tourism and sport infrastructure over the next 10 years.

The Ministers were joined at today’s launch in Dublin Port by An Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar, and the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform, Paschal Donohoe as part of Government’s Project Ireland 2040 capital investment programme.

Project Ireland 2040 is the Government’s €116bn plan to re-imagine Ireland and to prepare for a future society which will have an extra one million people with 660,000 more people at work. Project Ireland 2040 links planning and investment for the first time, and, with 50% of the projected population growth planned for towns, villages and rural areas, balances rural and urban investment.

 

Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport Shane Ross, Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform, Paschal Donohoe, Senator Marie Louise O'Donnell, CEO of the National Transport Authority Anne Graham, Minister of State for Tourism & Sport, Brendan Griffin, Manager Local Link Louth Meath Fingal Miriam McKenna.