Whoa! Averaging 66,000 Unique Weekly Readers! 


McIlveen Welcomes £7.65 Million Spent On TransportNI Road Works In Causeway Coast & Glens

1 Mins read

DRD minister Michelle McIlveen has welcomed the £7.5 million already spent on this financial year by TransportNI on road schemes in the Causeway Coast & Glens Council area.

Speaking ahead of tonights meeting at CCAG council the minister said ” Work on the A26 Frosses Road dual scheme commenced in Spring this year is commencing well.  Bulk earthwork activity have been ongoing at various locations along the site, much of it involving the removal of large quantities of soft peat and replacing it with suitable material.

“The existing Crankhill bridge has been demolished and construction work on the new bridge over the Cloughmills Water is progressing along with various box and and pipe culverts.   The £55million scheme is expected to be completed in the summer of 2017.”

“Other significant areas of work already completed by the NI executive through transport NI this financial year included the provision of a £280,000 shared cycles footway on the C84 Corkey Road connecting the hamlets of Ben Vista and Rockend.


Digital Editorial Team
12449 posts

About author
An article that is attributed to the Causeway Coast Community Team has either involved multiple authors, written by a contributor or the main body of content is from a press release. Got a news-related tip you’d like to see covered on Causeway Coast Community? Email us - [email protected]
Related posts

12 arrests and three vehicles seized following Joint Agency Task Force Operation

1 Mins read
Officers from the Police Service of Northern Ireland were part of a cross border Joint Agency Task Force operation that took place…

Woman 'confirms involvement' in hoax bomb alert at Armoy

1 Mins read
A WOMAN with a Stranraer address has “confirmed” involvement in a hoax bomb alert in Armoy in 2019, Coleraine Magistrates Court, sitting…
BusinessLocal NewsNews

Dodds announces new support scheme for large tourism and hospitality businesses

2 Mins read
Economy Minister Diane Dodds today unveiled details of a new £26.1m support scheme for larger hospitality and tourism businesses that have been…

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *