Category Archives: Community Alerts

Pop up “walk-in/no appointment necessary” COVID-19 test centre in Dungarvan, Co. Waterford

As an additional facility, the HSE will be operating a free “Pop up, walk-in/no appointment necessary” COVID-19 test centre on the grounds of Dungarvan Community Hospital, Dungarvan, Co. Waterford on Thursday 24th, Friday 25th and Saturday 26th of June. The pop up … Continue reading

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Freedom of Waterford (Honoris Causa) conferred on Henry de Bromhead

Freedom of Waterford (Honoris Causa) conferred on Henry de Bromhead Issued: 16th June 2021 Mayor of Waterford City & County Council, Cllr. Damien Geoghegan today conferred the Freedom of Waterford on Waterford’s eminently successful racehorse trainer, Henry de Bromhead. In … Continue reading

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Restricted Opening Hours – Waterford Dog Shelter

RESTRICTED OPENING HOURS Please note that #Waterford Council Dog Shelter, Bilberry will operate restricted opening hours on Wednesday, 16th June, 2021. For enquiries and access to the Pound please telephone 0761 10 20 20 or e-mail contact@waterfordcouncil.ie

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Facebook friend request from “Waterford Council”

FRIEND REQUESTS FROM WATERFORD COUNCIL We are hearing several reports of “friend requests” from a profile purporting to be Waterford Council. Please note these are fraudulent and should not be accepted. A business ‘page’ cannot send friend requests to an … Continue reading

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Local Property Tax adjustment factor

The Finance (Local Property Tax) Act 2012 (as amended), makes specific provision that elected members of a local authority may pass a formal resolution to vary the basic rate of the Local Property Tax for their administrative area by a … Continue reading

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Waterford City & County Council and Minister Humphreys launch Broadband Connection Points (BCPs)

Our Rural Future: Waterford City & County Council and Minister Humphreys launch Broadband Connection Points (BCP’s) Knockanore Community Centre Ballysaggart Community Centre Modeligo Community Hall Mount Melleray Community Hall Waterford City & County Council, and Minister for Rural and Community … Continue reading

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Waterford Treasures re-opens with a brand new ‘Freedom of Waterford’ Tour

Waterford’s collection of museums has now re-opened to the public and there is a brand new tour available offering visitors the ‘Freedom of Waterford’. Visitors can now enjoy a guided walking tour experience with one of the expert guides at … Continue reading

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Search for Waterford’s Nesting Swifts – We need your help this summer

BirdWatch Ireland, in partnership with the Heritage Office of Waterford City and County Council, are coordinating a nesting Swift survey over the summer months to identify the remaining nest sites still used by Swifts in the county. The project aims … Continue reading

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Tramore Summer Parking Permits – now available online

Tramore Summer Parking Permits are now available for online purchase by everyone who visits or lives in Tramore and parks in the pay and display areas along the Prom. Permits are available for the months of June, July, August and … Continue reading

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