Minister Michael Ring will officially open the new section of the Blueway in Drumshanbo on Friday, June 28 at 11am.
The Minister for Rural & Community Development will open the newly constructed walkway which runs from Acres Lake to Lough Allen. The official ceremony will take place in the car park on the Drumshanbo Road.
Cathaoirleach of Leitrim County Council Enda McGloin announced the details last week saying the Blueway has been “very positive for Drumshanbo and South Leitrim.”
He also noted the Blueway has created new businesses and hopefully new jobs.
He wished Jinny's Bakery all the best with their new tea rooms close to Acres Lake which opened last week. Cllr McGloin asked people to support the new venture and said it was a great sign of the success the Blueway.
Wishing Jinny's Tearooms at Acres Lake in Drumshanbo every success. @DeptRCD invested €700,000 in a hugely popular new boardwalk at the Lake which links Drumshanbo to Leitrim Village - major boost to new and established local businesses. Govt investment unlocking potential. https://t.co/h6O5nPtsN1— Michael Ring (@MichaelRingFG) June 15, 2019