Category Archives: Council News

“Transforming Waterford” – an integrated transport proposal for Waterford

A Unique Opportunity for Waterford Waterford City has been constrained in its growth by an absence of key infrastructure, particularly in respect of its river crossings and City Centre access. As a consequence its development has been compromised, leading to … Continue reading

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Waterford Blue Flag and Green Coast Awards 2017

At an awards ceremony held at Crosshaven Yacht Club on May 22nd, County Waterford’s beaches were awarded with 4 Blue Flag awards and 7 Green Coast awards for 2017. These awards are only made to bathing areas with excellent water … Continue reading

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Minister Murphy invites proposals for social housing accommodation for people with special housing needs

Mr. Eoghan Murphy TD, Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government, has invited a further round of housing proposals from Approved Housing Bodies to provide independent living accommodation for people with special housing needs. Funding for this purpose is available … Continue reading

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Carrickphierish Library shortlisted in Chambers Ireland’s Excellence in Local Government Awards

Good news today: Carrickphierish Library has been shortlisted in the “Best Library Service” category of the Chambers Ireland’s Excellence in Local Government Awards. The awards ceremony will be held in November. Congratulations to all staff involved in setting up, opening … Continue reading

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Playground at Walton park closed today – 8th August

The Playground at Walton Park, Dungarvan is closed today – Tuesday 8th August.  Closure is required to facilitate essential maintenance.  Linear Park, Davis Street remains open.  

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Notice of Consideration of setting a Local Adjustment Factor

The local property tax (LPT) is annual self-assessed tax charged on the market value of all residential properties in Ireland. It came into effect on 1st July 2013 and is collected by the Revenue Commissioners. The Finance (Local Property Tax) Act … Continue reading

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Reopening of the Applemarket, Waterford – Changes in Traffic Flow

FROM TODAY, MONDAY 24TH JULY 2017 (Waterford City Centre Urban Renewal Scheme Part VIII 08/15) The Applemarket will be officially opened to the public on Friday 21st July and will be reopened to traffic from Monday 24th July.   From Monday … Continue reading

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