Monthly Archives: July 2016

Meeting regarding Local Property Tax ‘Adjustment Factor’

The Finance (Local Property Tax) Act 2012 (as amended), makes specific provision that elected members of a local authority may pass a formal resolution to vary the basic rate of the Local Property Tax for their administrative area by a … Continue reading

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Housing Action Plan – ‘Rebuilding Ireland’ launched

The government’s Housing Action Plan – ‘Rebuilding Ireland’ (HAP) has been launched. This plan provides a multi-stranded, action-oriented approach to achieving many of the Government’s key housing objectives, as set down in the Programme for a Partnership Government, to significantly … Continue reading

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Recruitment : Retained Fire Fighters (Dungarvan & Dunmore East)

Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons for the following position: RETAINED (PART-TIME) FIREFIGHTER for Dungarvan & Dunmore East stations. Application forms are available from the Human Resources Department, Waterford City and County Council, Civic Offices, Dungarvan, Tel. No.: 0761 … Continue reading

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Council remains dedicated to continuing cultural partnership created by Three Sisters Bid

Members of Waterford City and County Council toady acknowledged the hard and work and dedication of the Three Sisters Bid team who were unsuccessful in their bid for European Capital of Culture (ECoC) 2020. They also congratulated Galway on their … Continue reading

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Boil Water Notice – Ring & Helvick areas

It has come to the attention of Irish Water and Waterford City & County Council that the Ring/Helvick Scheme is/may be contaminated. On the advice of the Health Service Executive and as a precautionary measure pending further investigation, a boil … Continue reading

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Public Libraries are changing – Introduction of Sierra

Public Libraries in Ireland are changing. These exciting changes will bring a bigger and better service. Library membership in all public libraries is now free to all. This July, Waterford City & County Libraries, with 12 other participating library services … Continue reading

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Parking promotion for the Summer in Waterford City

If you’re going out in Waterford, and planning on having a drink, you can now park in Bolton St or Millar’s Marsh car park after 6:30pm and get a free parking ticket from our pay and display machines to provide … Continue reading

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Temporary Closure of City & County Archives

Waterford City and County Archive will be temporarily closed to the public from Thursday 14th July and will re-open on Tuesday 26th July. Please contact the Archivist at with any queries. Apologies for any inconvenience caused.

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Vacancy – Diesel Mechanic

We currently have a vacancy for a diesel mechanic – the position closes on July 22nd at 4pm. See for more details.

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