Monthly Archives: September 2021

Make Way Day

Waterford City and County Council, in association with The Road Safety Authority (RSA) and An Garda Síochána, is supporting the Disability Federation of Ireland’s ‘Make Way Day’ (Friday, September 24th) campaign. The campaign reminds drivers that parking on footpaths and … Continue reading

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Repurposed technology keeping the Library community connected

In continuing its commitment to helping the public access technological support services, Waterford Libraries recently acquired 32 repurposed iPads from Waterford City and County Council, helped by funding from Creative Ireland. The tablets, which were originally used by Waterford councillors, … Continue reading

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RSA and An Garda Síochána mark ‘Make Way Day’ with illegal parking campaign

Drivers urged to park responsibly and think of vulnerable road users Campaign targets irresponsible motorists with message ‘If You Don’t Move, We Can’t.’ The Road Safety Authority (RSA) and An Garda Síochána are supporting the Disability Federation of Ireland’s ‘Make … Continue reading

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Last Two Weeks f Light And Language At Lismore Castle Arts

Lismore Castle Arts presents Light and Language. Curated by Lisa Le Feuvre. Artist Nancy Holt with A.K Burns, Matthew Day Jackson, Dennis McNulty, Charlotte Moth and Katie Paterson. Gallery open Monday to Sunday 10:30 am to 5:30 pm The artist … Continue reading

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Minister Humphreys launches Department of Justice Fireworks Awareness Raising Campaign for 2021

“Fireworks are illegal and dangerous – members of the public are encouraged not to buy, sell or use them” Serious penalties can be imposed for the misuse of illegal fireworks – Fines of up to €10,000 or 5 years imprisonment, or both, … Continue reading

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Important Update regarding Long Term Leasing Scheme with Local Authorities

The Department of Housing, Local Government and Heritage recently published Housing for All – a New Housing Plan for Ireland. With the focus of the Plan firmly on new-build delivery, Housing for All aims to phase out the current long … Continue reading

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Advanced Notice – Temp. Road Closure at N25, Ticknock

Notice is hereby given that Waterford City and County Council, in exercise of its powers pursuant to Section 75 Roads Act 1993, will close the N25 at Ticknock to through traffic from 5th to 6th of October, 2021 inclusive to … Continue reading

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Waterford City and County Council announced as successful applicant to Fáilte Ireland’s Urban Animation Capital Investment Scheme

Under Fáilte Ireland’s Urban Animations Capital Investment Scheme, Waterford City and County Council has been awarded €539,275 to support sustainable tourism development through public realm and urban animation projects. The successful project application ‘City of Light’ is set to transform … Continue reading

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Great Calligraphy Festival Celebrating the Art of Writing in Waterford

During lockdown the Waterford Great Parchment Book (1356-1649) was chosen for inclusion in the prestigious Irish Script on Screen project and now all 450 pages are available worldwide on http://www.isos.dias.ie. To celebrate Waterford Treasures wanted to have a Great Calligraphy … Continue reading

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