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

Bewley’s Big Coffee Morning Social for Hospice

Calling all coffee lovers in Waterford! Host a Bewley’s Big Coffee Morning Social and raise funds for your Waterford Hospice on Thursday 23rd September #TogetherforHospice Mayor of Waterford City & County, Cllr. Joe Kelly and Metropolitan District Mayor Cllr. Séamus … Continue reading

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Housing Minister visits Waterford City

Today, Friday September 10th, Minister of State at the Department of Housing, Local Government and Heritage, Peter Burke TD visited Waterford. Following a meeting with the Mayor of Waterford City and County Cllr. Joe Kelly and Chief Executive Waterford City … Continue reading

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Weather Warning – Low Pressure (Thunderstorms/Lightning)

Met Eireann have issued a Nationwide warning of an unstable area of low pressure today and tomorrow. Sporadic heavy downpours with lightning/thunderstorm risk and localised flooding 30-40mm in some areas. Mist and fog still a feature with high humidity and … Continue reading

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Culture Night Waterford 2021

The sixteenth edition of Culture Night will take place on Friday 17th September 2021. Culture Night / Oíche Chultúirit is a national moment, celebrating all that makes up the richness and diversity of culture in Ireland today, connecting people to … Continue reading

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Recycling Changes announced as Soft Plastic Waste can now be placed in Household Recycling Bins

All plastic packaging waste – including soft plastic – can now be placed in Irish household recycling bins as long as it is clean, dry and loose. Making the announcement, Minister of State with special responsibility for Communications and Circular Economy, … Continue reading

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Waterford Council to Light Up for World Suicide Prevention Day

Waterford City and County Council, in support of Cycle Against Suicide, will light up on World Suicide Prevention Day, which takes place on September 10th. On average one person dies by suicide each day in Ireland.  Cycle Against Suicide, an … Continue reading

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“Bag It, Bin It !” DOG FOULING CAMPAIGN

Waterford Council have been working with several community groups over the summer on the Bag it, Bin it campaign. One of these groups was Tournore Court Residents Association, Dungarvan who borrowed the Bag it, Bin it stencil and sprayed the … 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 September, … Continue reading

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Comhairliúchán Bailte Seirbhíse Gaeltachta – Gaeltacht Service Towns Consultation

Cuireann “Dún Garbhán le Gaeilge” fáilte mhór romhaibh bhur gcuid moltaí a roinnt linn maidir le bearta dhréacht Phlean Teanga do Dhún Garbhán mar Bhaile Seirbhíse Gaeltachta, ar fáil tríd an nasc seo. Iarrtar oraibh aiseolas a chur chugainn trí … Continue reading

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