Press Release

Committee welcomes major investment in pipeline

Session: 2013/2014

Date: Monday, 27 January 2014

Reference: CRD 5/13/14

The Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for Regional Development has welcomed the announcement of £14million investment in the Castor Bay to Belfast Water Trunk Main.

Following the announcement of the works, the Chairperson of the Committee, Mr Jimmy Spratt MLA stated: "We welcome this mayor investment in our water infrastructure, which will undoubtedly bring about significant benefits to customers in Lisburn and Belfast. I would echo the Minister's comments about bringing important and substantial work into our construction industry."


Notes to Editors:

Committee Membership:

The Chairperson of the Committee is Jimmy Spratt MLA
The Deputy Chairperson is Sean Lynch MLA

The Committee has a further nine members:

Joe Byrne MLA
John Dallat MLA
Alex Easton MLA
Brenda Hale MLA
Ross Hussey MLA
Declan McAleer MLA
Kieran McCarthy MLA
David McNarry MLA
Cathal Ó hOisín MLA

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