Author Archives: waterfordcouncilnews

About waterfordcouncilnews

A news blog with all the latest items of interest from Waterford City & County Council, Ireland.

A reminder from the HSE, Waterford Council and the Gardaí on when to isolate

The HSE, Waterford City and County Council and the Gardai are reminding people that have Covid 19 symptoms of the necessity to isolate themselves from everyone and contact a GP.  ·         If you’re concerned about any symptoms, stay at home and contact your GP. … Continue reading

Posted in Council News, COVID-19 | Leave a comment

Announcement of Waterford Poetry Prize winners 2020

Waterford Writers Weekend is online this year owing to the current restrictions. Thanks to everyone who entered the Waterford Poetry Prize 2020 and we are delighted to have had Colm Keegan as adjudicator this year. Colm will announce the winners and read … Continue reading

Posted in Arts / Culture | Leave a comment

Reminder: Temporary Road Closure – O’Connell St., Waterford

Notice is hereby given that Waterford City and County Council, in exercise of its powers pursuant to the Road Regulations 1994 Part 8 (7b), will extend the closure of the following road from 6.30pm Friday to 12 midnight Sunday each … Continue reading

Posted in Community Alerts, Road Works / Closures | Leave a comment

Waterford Council operations : Level 5 restrictions

As providers of essential services, the offices of Waterford City & County Council remain open on an appointment basis only. In line with current public health guidance on remote working, an appointments based service will be in operation where necessary … Continue reading

Posted in Council News, COVID-19, Office Opening / Closures | Leave a comment

Extension of Home Loan/Mortgage Payment Break for Waterford City & County Council Borrowers

Home Loan Borrowers can apply for a Mortgage Payment Break, whether for the first time, or for those already approved for a break a further extension can be applied for. The Terms and Conditions are outlined on the Covid-19 2020 … Continue reading

Posted in Council News, COVID-19 | Leave a comment

Update on the North Quays project – October 2020

Waterford City and County Council is currently carrying out enabling works for the North Quays project in advance of the main contract works that comprise a new multi-modal Transport Hub, Sustainable Transport Bridge and Access Infrastructure works on Dock Road … Continue reading

Posted in Community Alerts, Waterford North Quays | Leave a comment

Waterford Dog Shelter : Temporary Closure

Please note that Waterford City and County Council Dog Shelter , Bilberry, Waterford will be closed from today Friday, 16th October, 2020 until further notice. This is due to “Electricity Supply Interruption” to allow for fault repair works to be … Continue reading

Posted in Community Alerts, Office Opening / Closures | Leave a comment

Déise’s clean waterways a welcome retreat during Covid-19 restrictions

With so many people taking a holiday at home this year, it’s not surprising that Waterford was one of the first places on many people’s list as their top go-to destination. Ireland’s oldest city with its stunning natural harbour and … Continue reading

Posted in Community Alerts, Council News, Waterford Greenway | Leave a comment

Art of the People at Central Library

Art of the People celebrates Waterford art making and art makers. Presented in the windows of Waterford City & County Council’s Central Library, the installation itself, offers a window into the diversity and vibrancy of artistic practice in the city … Continue reading

Posted in Arts / Culture, Library Service | Leave a comment