Written Answers. - Wicklow-Kildare Housing and Water Schemes.

Wednesday, 19 May 1971

Dáil Eireann Debate
Vol. 253 No. 13

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123.

Mr. Kavanagh: Information on Liam Kavanagh  Zoom on Liam Kavanagh  asked the Minister for Local Government if he will state in respect of each year since 1961 for Wicklow County Council and Kildare County Council the amount of money expended from all sources on housing, indicating the number of houses built in each case.

Minister for Local Government (Mr. Molloy): Information on Robert Molloy  Zoom on Robert Molloy  Following is the statement:

[2033][2034]1. Expenditure on housing Wicklow County Council Kildare County Council
Capital Current Total Capital Current Total
£ £ £ £ £ £
1961-62 25,479 63,578 89,057 113,687 149,084 262,771
1962-63 23,275 70,337 93,612 117,152 102,663 219,815
1963-64 36,992 74,465 111,457 233,022 118,771 351,793
1964-65 44,135 76,455 120,590 256,150 116,831 372,981
1965-66 54,304 82,447 136,751 334,530 112,437 446,967
1966-67 133,590 81,718 215,308 283,865 103,969 387,834
1967-68 121,975 92,805 214,780 470,278 109,990 580,268
1968-69 160,511 97,928 258,439 528,815 127,067 655,882
1969-70* 137,000 113,000 250,000 536,000 138,000 674,000
1970-71* 195,000 134,000 329,000 548,000 161,000 709,000

* Provisional.

2. Numbers of houses built County Wicklow County Kildare
Private Local authority Total Private Local authority Total
1961-62 39 3 42 39 59 98
1962-63 36 36 65 55 120
1963-64 81 81 63 58 121
1964-65 86 11 97 105 120 225
1965-66 122 21 143 132 94 226
1966-67 107 63 170 151 18 169
1967-68 161 46 207 125 96 221
1968-69 167 187 354 184 298 482
1969-70 253 22 275 246 92 338
1970-71 177 27 204 485 87 572

NOTES:— (i) Figures for current expenditure are net amounts after allowing for receipts from loan repayments by borrowers, rents and purchase annuities, etc. They represent, therefore the amounts met by subsidies from central and local taxation.

(ii) Figures for capital expenditure are for expenditure on the building of local authority houses, or the making of house purchase loans and supplementary grants, etc. They do not include expenditure on State grants.

(iii) The numbers of houses built include houses built in the urban districts of Bray, Wicklow, Arklow, Naas and Athy.

124.

Mr. Kavanagh: Information on Liam Kavanagh  Zoom on Liam Kavanagh  asked the Minister for Local Government if he will state in respect of each year since 1961 for Wicklow County Council and Kildare County Council the amount of money expended from all sources on (a) water schemes and connections to rural housing and (b) sewerage schemes.

Minister for Local Government (Mr. Molloy): Information on Robert Molloy  Zoom on Robert Molloy  The information sought is being compiled and will be forwarded to the Deputy as soon as possible.


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