Ballina is to benefit from significant investment under the LEADER programme.
Funding of over €251,000 has been allocated for Ballina Rugby Football Club for improvements to the clubhouse and grounds.
Grants have also been approved for Ballina Tidy Towns for improvements at Tom Ruane Park, for a feasibility study on a recreational route between Ballina and Enniscrone, and for Newport 300 commemorations.
Foxford-based FG Councillor Neil Cruise says this is the last allocation of grants under the 2016-2020 LEADER programme, which has delivered funding of over €9.6 million to Co Mayo, and a new transitional programme starts next month.
Councillor Cruise says the latest allocation of funding is good news for Ballina and Newport....