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

Migrant Forum seeks to work together for a more inclusive community in Waterford

Waterford City and County Council invites residents of Waterford, who have come from other countries and made Waterford their home, to meetings in Dungarvan and Waterford City in October. The purpose of the meetings will be: i)                    to identify what … Continue reading

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Waterford Dog Shelter – Restricted Opening Hours on Thursday, 4th October 2018

Please note that Waterford City and County Council Dog Shelter, Bilberry, Waterford will operate restricted opening hours on Thursday, 4th October, 2018. For enquiries and access to the Shelter, please telephone 0761 10 20 20 or e-mail Waterford City … Continue reading

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Presidential Election 2018 – Are You Registered ?

Make sure you have your say on 26th October, 2018. You cannot vote if you are not REGISTERED.  To check your details log onto: The last day for entry on the SUPPLEMENT to the Register of Electors for the … Continue reading

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Notice of the passing of a resolution to vary the rate of Local Property Tax

Waterford City and County Council has set the Local Property Tax varied for 2019 unchanged from the level that applied for 2018 i.e. No change in charge for households over that which applied in 2018. In pursuance of the provisions … Continue reading

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‘Choice Based Lettings Scheme’ now established in Waterford

Over 150 houses and apartments have been allocated through Waterford City & County Council’s Choice Based Letting system since it was introduced in September 2016. From next year over 80% of the Council’s allocations will be made through Choice Based … Continue reading

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South East LCDCs launch regional Tobacco Free Action Campaign

On Thursday 27th September, the Local Community Development Committees of Carlow, Kilkenny, Tipperary, Wexford and Waterford will collectively launch a Tobacco Free Positive Message Campaign across the region. This campaign is a direct outcome of partnership working between the Local … Continue reading

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Change of Opening Hours of Dungarvan Civic Amenity Site

Please note that with effect from the 1st October 2018, the opening hours of Dungarvan Civic Amenity Site, Ballinamuck, will be as follows: Monday to Thursday — 8.30am to 1.00pm & 1.30pm to 4.00pm Friday — 8.30am to 1.00pm & … Continue reading

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