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

Temporary Road Closures for Séan Kelly Tour of Waterford

Temporary Road Closures for Séan Kelly Tour of Waterford.  This event takes place tomorrow 19th and Sunday 20th of August 2017. The closing date for registration has been extended till 12 noon today, Friday 18th August.

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“Transforming Waterford” – an integrated transport proposal for Waterford

A Unique Opportunity for Waterford Waterford City has been constrained in its growth by an absence of key infrastructure, particularly in respect of its river crossings and City Centre access. As a consequence its development has been compromised, leading to … Continue reading

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Waterford Harvest Festival set to cook up a storm!

A perennial favourite on the culinary calendar, Waterford Harvest Festival, will fill the streets with inviting sights, sounds and aromas as one of Ireland’s leading food festivals returns from September 8th to September 10th. Now in its ninth year, Waterford … Continue reading

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Waterford Blue Flag and Green Coast Awards 2017

At an awards ceremony held at Crosshaven Yacht Club on May 22nd, County Waterford’s beaches were awarded with 4 Blue Flag awards and 7 Green Coast awards for 2017. These awards are only made to bathing areas with excellent water … Continue reading

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Temporary Closure of Waterford Archives: 14th – 21st August

Waterford Archive will be closed from Monday 14th August until Monday 21st August. The Archive will be open in High Street on Tuesday 22nd August 10-2. Apologies for any inconvenience caused. Please contact the Archivist at archivist@waterfordcouncil.ie or 0761102144 with … Continue reading

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Minister Murphy invites proposals for social housing accommodation for people with special housing needs

Mr. Eoghan Murphy TD, Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government, has invited a further round of housing proposals from Approved Housing Bodies to provide independent living accommodation for people with special housing needs. Funding for this purpose is available … Continue reading

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Latest #ArtforBuoys piece revealed in Dungarvan

The latest painted buoy in Dungarvan is located between Duckspool and Barnawee.  The artwork is by Shona Shirley Macdonald http://shonashirleymacdonald.com #ArtforBuoys

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