first_imgNewsBreaking newsLocal NewsMinister hears how floods swept through FoynesBy Bernie English – January 24, 2014 863 Print Twitter Surgeries and clinic cancellations extended No vaccines in Limerick yet WhatsApp Email Facebook MINISTER of State for the Office of Public Works, Patrick Hayes, was in Foynes this week to hear what residents a business owners suffered in the January flooding.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up He met with representatives of the local community in Foynes, Limerick County Council, the OPW, Shannon Foynes Port Company and Public Representatives.At the meeting the Minister was told by local community representatives that the January flood had caused huge problems in the community in Foynes and that there was a need for all of the State bodies to work together to try to help those affected and to try to ensure that it doesn’t happen again. RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHORcenter_img Previous article40 jobs from Limerick environmenal firm expansionNext articleFormer mayor tries to NIP immigration issue in the bud Bernie Englishhttp://www.limerickpost.ieBernie English has been working as a journalist in national and local media for more than thirty years. She worked as a staff journalist with the Irish Press and Evening Press before moving to Clare. She has worked as a freelance for all of the national newspaper titles and a staff journalist in Limerick, helping to launch the Limerick edition of The Evening Echo. Bernie was involved in the launch of The Clare People where she was responsible for business and industry news. Shannondoc operating but only by appointment TAGSfeatured Advertisement Walk in Covid testing available in Limerick from Saturday 10th April First Irish death from Coronavirus Linkedin Proceedures and appointments cancelled again at UHLlast_img read more