Tuesday, 30 November 2021
Minister for Rural and Community Development, Heather Humphreys TD, has today announced €15.5 million in funding for 84 outdoor adventure projects. Included in the announcement is the Sliabh Liag Cliff Experience and the Letterkenny to Burtonport Greenway, known as 'The Muckish Railway Walk'.
The Sliabh Liag Cliff Experience includes upgrade works on four sections of the existing mountain train path and amounting to €269,682 and the Letterkenny to Burtonport Greenway enhancement includes an upgrade to a specific 1km section of the former Burtonport to Letterkenny rail-line to greenway standard, amounting to €200,000.
Minister Humphreys made the announcement at the Nobber to Castletown Greenway in Nobber, Co Meath today. A further section of this Greenway from Wilkinstown to Castletown received approval of €500,000 in today’s funding announcement.