Starting into 2017 and GRD hopes it will be a good year for all of the people we work with. We wish you all success in this year, and hope that this picture of a wee boat all lit up on Kinvara Pier will be a beacon of light for us all. Read more
Over 300 people from Community and Voluntary groups from all around County Galway were honoured at the Cathaoirleach’s Community Awards Ceremony on Wednesday 28th November in the Shearwater Hotel, Ballinasloe. Read more
Now is your chance to further your education. Trish Bourke, NUI Galway Mature Students Officer will be at the Corralea Hotel on Thursday from 2 - 3.30 and can give you information about coming to NUIG. Read more
More than 170 towns and villages benefit from funding under €10m Town and Village Renewal Scheme – Minister Humphreys Press Release Read more
Welcome to the Galway Rural Development website. Galway Rural Development, through the programmes we administer, will continue to work along with other agencies, groups and individuals around the county to improve the quality of life for all citizens in our area. We especially wish to work with those who are most in need of assistance, to provide real opportunities for people to gain significant improvements for themselves and their communities throughout rural Galway.