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Kilmacthomas housing project progressing well

A new social housing development in Kilmacthomas, Co. Waterford is progressing well, with works expecting to be completed early next year. Funded by the Department of Housing, Local Government and Heritage under the Rebuilding Ireland programme, the project consists of … Continue reading

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Waterford outdoor dining awarded €500,000

Minister for Tourism Catherine Martin TD and Fáilte Ireland have announced €506,693 funding to Waterford City and County Council for outdoor dining in the City and Dungarvan under the Weatherproofing and Outdoor Dining Enhancement Scheme. Fáilte Ireland’s Outdoor Dining Enhancement … Continue reading

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Seanchaí Ar Líne ar ais d’Oíche Chultúir 2021 le Dún Garbhán le Gaeilge l Join Dún Garbhán le Gaeilge to celebrate Culture Night 2021 by spending Seal le Seanchaí

Bheadh na múrtha fáilte romhat a bheith linn do Seal le Seanchaí, oíche de sheanchas agus de scéalaíocht ar líne ó Chontae Phort Láirge chun ceiliúradh a dhéanamh ar Oíche Chultúir 2021. Beidh an seanchaí áitiúil, Séamus Ó Lonáin mar … Continue reading

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Minister Eamon Ryan discusses Waterford’s Decarbonisation Zone designation

On Monday, September 6th, Minister for Transport and Minister for Environment, Climate and Communications, Eamon Ryan TD visited Waterford to discuss Waterford’s Decarbonising Zone (DZ) designation with Waterford City and County Council. In Ireland’s Climate Action Plan, local authorities were … Continue reading

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Get on your bike for Bike Week- September 12th to September 18th

Celebrating the benefits of cycling, Bike Week kicks off on Sunday, September 12th with a full week of cycling events taking place throughout Waterford city and county. From city cycles and lunchtime leisure cycles to turbo cycle training workshops and … Continue reading

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Decade of Centenaries programme at Garter Lane. Waterford, Workers, and the Struggle for Independence

As part of the Decade of Centenaries Programme, Waterford Council of Trade Unions will host an event, beginning on 10 September 2021, in the Garter Lane Centre, which will explore topics related to Waterford, Workers, and the Struggle for Independence. … Continue reading

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Free Workshop For Teachers About Fashion And The Environment

In Ireland, our addiction to new clothes is doing more harm than you may think. Half a tonne of clothing is dumped here every minute, producing over 12 tonnes of carbon emissions – the same as driving 65,000 kilometres in … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Retained (Part Time) Firefighter Waterford City Fire Station

Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons for the following position: RETAINED (PART-TIME) FIREFIGHTER WATERFORD CITY FIRE STATION REMUNERATION: Annual Retained Allowance 0-2 years service €8,194 2-5 years service €9,106 5-10 years service €10,210 10+ €11,221 Additional payment for attendance … Continue reading

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Waterford Libraries host Healthy Ireland Video Series

As part of Healthy Ireland, a Government-led initiative to improve health and wellbeing, Waterford Libraries will host a Healthy Ireland at your Library Video series, placing a focus on prevention, individual awareness and keeping people healthy for longer.   Throughout … Continue reading

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