Category Archives: Health & Safety

Provision of Lifeguard services

Due to Covid-19 restrictions, the recruitment of beach lifeguards was delayed this year. The beach lifeguard service will not be operational on Waterford’s Blue Flag beaches this June Bank Holiday weekend. Swimmers should follow the advice of Water Safety Ireland … Continue reading

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Water Safety Ireland: Know How To Stay Safe This Weekend

Warm weather increases drowning risks As the risk of drowning increases around warm weather bank holiday weekends, Water Safety Ireland is appealing to the public to adhere to the following guidance during this phase of Government’s Roadmap for Reopening Society. … Continue reading

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Public Notice – Controlled burning of Agricultural Waste

Controlled burning of Agricultural Waste Waterford City & County Council have been directed by the National Directorate for Fire and Emergency Management that in light of the on-going Covid-19 National Emergency controlled burning of agricultural land by the agricultural community … Continue reading

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Advice for dealing with Household Waste if you test positive

Please follow the guidelines on MyWaste Ireland for handling personal or household rubbish, including how to properly maintain your bins. If you are tested COVID-19 postive, put all your personal rubbish (waste) such as gloves, masks, wipes, tissues etc. into … Continue reading

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Service Update: Food Markets & Casual Trading

Due to Covid-19, Waterford City & County Council have decided to suspend all Casual Trading within Waterford City & County until further notice. This includes the Dungarvan (Grattan Square), Tramore (Priest’s Road) and Waterford City (John Roberts Square) markets.

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Waterford City & County Council meetings cancelled

Following consultation with the Mayors and the Cathaoirligh , WCCC wish to advise that the Council Plenary meetings, All Municipal & Metropolitan District meetings and SPC meetings scheduled up to and including the 29th March 2020 are now cancelled. Matters … Continue reading

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Waterford City & County Council issue update on services (COVID-19)

Further to the advice of the National Public Health Emergency Team, the following Waterford City and County Council amenities will be closed until March 29th, 2020: All public libraries in Waterford City and County All Museums, Galleries and Theatres which … Continue reading

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