Category Archives: Community Alerts

Civic Amenity Site Opening Hours At Easter

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Council Issues Road Safety Advice as Clocks go Forward this Weekend

Summer Time arrives as the clocks go forward an hour on Sunday, March 28 2021 at 1am. So as the country prepares to “spring forward” – and with the Easter school holidays- March 29 to April 12 – road safety professionals … Continue reading

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GIY aim to get half a million people growing food with Grow It Forward

In partnership with Healthy Ireland and Libraries Ireland, GIY today announced the launch of Grow it Forward. Through this initiative, 50,000 free food growing kits will be given away, participants are asked to use the kits to share the experience … Continue reading

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Anti Dog Fouling campaign launched

Have you stepped in it lately? Waterford City & County Council together with Carlow, Kilkenny & Wexford Councils are launching a new Anti-Dog Fouling campaign asking dog owners to clean up after their dog. The campaign promotes a simple theme… … Continue reading

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Town & Village Renewal Scheme 2021

Waterford City & County Council now seeks expressions of interest from towns and villages for funding of suitable projects under this initiative. Expression of Interest forms and details of the Scheme outline can be obtained by emailing townvillagerenewal@waterfordcouncil.ie and completed Expression of … Continue reading

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Applications are now invited for the 2021 Community Heritage Grant Scheme

The Community Heritage Grant Scheme is now OPEN for applications. The Scheme closing date is Monday 29th March 2021 at 5pm. The Heritage Council has allocated in the region of €1,000,000 to its Community Grant Scheme 2021. The aim of … Continue reading

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Join us for a lunchtime poetry reading for International Women’s Day

The Arts Office, Waterford City and County Council in association with the Molly Keane Writers Retreat, Ardmore is pleased to present a free online lunchtime Poetry reading tomorrow, Monday 8th March at 1pm to celebrate International Woman’s Day. Full details are … Continue reading

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2x Tidy Towns webinars : United Nations Sustainable Development Goals

Waterford City and County Council is hosting two additional FREE Tidy Towns related webinars in 2021. Top tips in how to succeed in the competition will be on offer for community groups, organisations, and individuals who register. The aim is to … Continue reading

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Waterford Libraries and WIT School of Humanities launch bite-sized lunchtime presentations

Waterford Libraries and the English and Theatre Studies Team at the School of Humanities, WIT have joined forces to create an engaging series of bite-sized lunchtime presentations. These are on a host of topics from books, transcription of letters to … Continue reading

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