Category Archives: Council News

Summary of Social Housing Assessment 2020

Please read this notice if you have previously applied for Social Housing Supports The Housing Section of Waterford City & County Council will shortly carry out a Housing Needs Assessment in accordance with Social Housing Assessment (Summary) Regulations, 2016. Q. … Continue reading

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Waterford Council informs recipients of pilot Shop Front Improvement Scheme

16 businesses across Waterford City centre have been successful in their application for funding under a pilot Shop Front Improvement Scheme.  The aim of the scheme, launched by Waterford City and County Council in August, is to support business owners … Continue reading

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Waterford Poetry Prize 2020

The Arts Office, Waterford City & County Council is pleased to announce details of the Waterford Poetry Prize 2020. The Waterford Poetry Prize is open to all writers currently living on the island of Ireland. The prize will be announced … Continue reading

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LPT (Local Property Tax) Adjustment Factor

NOTICE OF CONSIDERATION OF SETTING A LOCAL 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 … Continue reading

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Waterford Dog Shelter – Restricted Opening Hours

Waterford Dog Shelter – Restricted Opening Hours Opening Hours FROM Thursday, 16th July 2020 TO: Saturday, 25th July 2020 below. THURSDAY 16th July 2020 to FRIDAY 24th July 2020 Restricted opening hours will apply. SATURDAY 18th July 2020 CLOSED SATURDAY … Continue reading

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Notice of intention to review existing Development Plans and create new Development Plan

Pre-Draft Public Consultation Stage Notice is hereby given pursuant to Section 11(1) of the Planning and Developments Acts 2000-2019 of the intention of Waterford City & County Council to commence its review of the existing Waterford City Development Plan 2013-2019 … Continue reading

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Falcon Real Estate Development welcomes granting of Planning Permission for North Quays SDZ

Falcon Real Estate Development welcomes granting of Planning Permission for North Quays Strategic Development Zone from Waterford City & County Council Waterford, Ireland 10th July, 2020 In what is a milestone achievement for Waterford & the South East, Falcon Real … Continue reading

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Irish Water lifts Water Conservation Order

Irish Water lifts Water Conservation Order following heavy rainfall and recovery of sources Following recent heavy rainfall and improving river and ground water conditions Irish Water has lifted the Water Conservation Order, more commonly known as the hosepipe ban that … Continue reading

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Documentary: The Story of Water

Watch the documentary on The Story of Water in Ireland, airing Tuesday 7th July at 7pm on Virgin Media One. It reveals the full story behind the challenges facing the public water and wastewater network. Follow #storyofwater on social media … Continue reading

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