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

Temporary Closure of Dungarvan Archives, 16-25th March

The Archives in Dungarvan will be closed on Friday 16th March but will be open on Friday 23rd 1-5. Please contact the Archivist at or 0761102144 with any queries. Beidh an Chartlann i nDún Garbhán dúnta ar an Aoine … Continue reading

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Annual Ted & Mary O’Regan Arts Bursary now open for applications

Applications are now being invited for the fourteenth annual Ted & Mary O’Regan Arts Bursary. The Bursary was inaugurated in 2005 to honour the memory of one of Waterford’s best loved and respected couples. The purpose of the Award is … Continue reading

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Waterford City & County Dog Shelter – Restricted Opening Hours today

Please note that Waterford City and County Council Dog Shelter, Bilberry, Waterford will operate restricted opening hours on Wednesday, 14th March, 2018. For enquiries and access to the shelter please telephone 0761 10 20 20 or e-mail

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Infographic: Waterford Council’s response to #STORM EMMA

Here is a look at our efforts during #StormEmma, in numbers.  Click on the info graphic to see a larger image: Download this document as PDF

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Healthy Waterford Strategic Plan Consultation meeting rescheduled

Healthy Waterford recognises that health is affected by the places we live, work and play. As such all organisations and sectors have a role to play in creating a healthy Waterford. We are encouraging representatives to attend on behalf of … Continue reading

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Road Closures for St. Patrick’s Day in Waterford

Notice is hereby given that in accordance with Section 75 of the Roads Act 1993 the following public roads shall close to facilitate the 2018 St. Patricks Day Parade in Waterford. The following roads shall be closed from 11am until … Continue reading

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“Getting Citizens Online” Training Scheme

The Digital Skills for Citizen Scheme is actively supporting citizens to take their first step to “Getting Online”. Classes are taking place in numerous locations in every county. Classes are advertised locally, times and venues are arranged to meet the … Continue reading

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