Category Archives: Community Alerts

Statement on Traffic Changes at Manor St/Railway Sq/Bath St

Waterford City & County Council acknowledges the public’s frustration with increased journey times and traffic disruption as we phase in signalling and layout changes at Railway Square, Manor Street and Bath Street. These changes are part of the Waterford City Centre … Continue reading

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SS Formby and SS Coningbeg Commemorations

Waterford City & County Council will be marking the centenary of the loss of the Waterford steamships SS Formby and SS Coningbeg with a series of commemorative events on Friday 15th December and Saturday 16th December 2017. The Commemoration will … Continue reading

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One-way system commencing at Railway Square/Manor Street from 15th December

A one-way traffic system will commence at Railway Square from Friday, 15th December. All outbound traffic on Manor St will be diverted onto Railway Square and the Poleberry Link Road from Friday. Traffic Management will be in place at the … Continue reading

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Artlinks Bursaries now available for 2018

Waterford City & County Council in partnership with the ArtLinks partners in Carlow, Kilkenny and Wexford is pleased to announce that they are currently accepting applications for the ArtLinks Bursary Awards 2018. ArtLinks is a partnership of the four Local Authority Arts … Continue reading

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Waterford Cold Weather Initiative (CWI)

Responding to Rough Sleeping during Cold Weather Given the demands on current emergency homeless services and the growing waiting list to access services and the Rough Sleeper Units, an additional Cold Weather Initiative is opening in Waterford City. The CWI … Continue reading

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Ballyvoyle Tunnel on Waterford Greenway is temporarily closed

The full extent of Ballyvoyle Tunnel on Waterford Greenway has been closed this morning due to emergency maintenance works. Fencing and signage is now in place to this effect. It will be closed until further notice in order to allow … Continue reading

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Good news for Built heritage in Waterford

The Department of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht has announced 2 funding schemes for Protected Structures – the Built Heritage Investment Scheme 2018 (BHIS) and the Structures at Risk Fund (SRF) 2018. The BHIS scheme seeks to leverage private capital … Continue reading

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