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

Temporary Closure: Waterford City & County Dog Shelter

Please note that Waterford City and County Council Dog Shelter, Bilberry, Waterford will be closed from today Tuesday, 18th September, 2018 until further notice.  This is to facilitate building works at the Dog Shelter. For inquiries, please telephone 0761 10 … Continue reading

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9/11 Memorial unveiled at Waterford’s Bishop’s Palace Gardens

A poignant memorial, consisting of a steel girder from the rubble of New York’s former World Trade Center, has been erected in Waterford to remember all those who lost their lives on September 11th 2001. Local glassworker Seán Egan was … Continue reading

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European Mobility Week is kicking off this Sunday

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Interruption to phone services

Waterford City & County Council will not have phone coverage on this Saturday afternoon, 15th September 2018, from 12 noon to approx. 5pm, due to a systems upgrade. In an emergency, please contact 999 or the Emergency Services.  Our email … Continue reading

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Anti-Dumping Campaign launched at Saleens Beach

An anti-dumping campaign was launched this week at Saleens Beach by Deputy Plenary Mayor Cllr. John O’Leary. The campaign encourages householders to ask for a waste collection permit before giving their waste to anyone for disposal. A short animated video … Continue reading

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Arts Grants 2019 now accepting applications

WATERFORD CITY & COUNTY COUNCIL INVITES APPLICATIONS FOR ARTS PRACTICE AND VENUE GRANTS 2019 Arts Practise Grants Waterford City & County Council is pleased to invite online applications for their 2019 Arts Grants Scheme. For full details of the available … Continue reading

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Today is ‘World Suicide Prevention Day’ #littlethings

“Working Together to Prevent Suicide” is the theme for this year’s World Suicide Prevention Day. Today, September 10th 2018, is ‘World Suicide Prevention Day’. The national Suicide Prevention Campaign ‘Little Things’ has three core messages: It’s okay not to be okay; there … Continue reading

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