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

Application for inclusion in the Supplement to the 2019/2020 Register of Electors

Please complete either of the following forms in order to be included in the Supplementary Register of Electors; RFA2 (Addition to the supplement) – Download here !  RFA3 (Change of address on the supplement) – Download here! Completed forms are to … Continue reading

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Statement from WC&CC on Dungarvan Christmas Lighting

Waterford City and County Council, in latter years, has taken sole responsibility for the installation and maintenance of Christmas lighting in the main urban areas of Waterford City, Tramore and Dungarvan, to assist the retail and hospitality sectors at the … Continue reading

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Storm Brendan Joint Statement by Waterford City and County Council & An Garda Síochána

The Crisis Management Team have been in liaison since yesterday (January 12th) to assess the response by the relevant agencies to Storm Brendan. Waterford is subject to an Orange wind warning issued by Met Éireann valid from 08.00am to 15.00pm … Continue reading

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Stay safe during Storm Brendan

Waterford is currently under an Orange Warning for Wind, as Storm Brendan hits the country.  Met Éireann have issued the following forecast for the period 8am-3pm today, Monday 13th January. As Storm Brendan tracks to the northwest of Ireland, southerly … Continue reading

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Waterford City & County Council allocates Festival & Event Grants 2020

Waterford City and County Council has allocated €1,286,458 in festival and event funding to aid with the development and promotion of events in Waterford City & County during 2020. The allocation supports 73 festival and events throughout Waterford City and … Continue reading

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Temporary Road Closure – L5522 Lacken Road, Kilbarry, 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 6th January to 2nd March, 2020 to … Continue reading

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Built Heritage Investment Scheme (BHIS) & Historic Structures Fund (HSF) grants 2020

Built Heritage Investment Scheme (BHIS) 2020 & Historic Structures Fund (HSF) grants for 2020 available The Minister for Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht has announced 2 funding schemes for Protected Structures – the Built Heritage Investment Scheme (BHIS) 2020 and … Continue reading

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Waterford Dog Shelter – Restricted Opening Hours, 3rd Jan 2020

Waterford Dog Shelter FRIDAY  3rd January 2020 Restricted opening hours will apply For enquiries and access to the Pound please telephone 0761 10 20 20 or e-mail contact@waterfordcouncil.ie

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Book of Condolence for the late Danny McGrath, RIP

Cllr. John Pratt, Mayor of Waterford City & County Council will open a Book of Condolence today in the Civic Offices, Dungarvan, following the tragic passing of well-known local man, Danny McGrath. Speaking of Mr. McGrath, Cllr. Pratt commented: “I … Continue reading

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