Category Archives: Council News

Get ready for the GAA World Games in Waterford!

Getting ready for the GAA World Games! Mayor John Pratt welcomes Pat Daly, GAA Director of Games Development & Research back to Waterford    Waterford is set to become the 3rd host of the Renault GAA World Games. The magnificent … Continue reading

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€2.65m announced to bring Waterford Greenway into heart of Ireland’s Oldest City

The Mayor of Waterford today welcomed the announcement of €2.65 million investment for Waterford Greenway. The funding announced by the Minister of State Shane Ross at the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport will bring the stunning Waterford Greenway into … Continue reading

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Proposed Part 8 Mount Congreve Development

Waterford City & County Council is proposing development works which, when realised, will transform Mount Congreve House & Gardens into a world class visitor attraction. Have your say at :

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Bathing prohibition remains at Kilmurrin Cove

Following retests, the bathing water restrictions at Ardmore and Counsellors Strand are now lifted with immediate effect. The no bathing advice for Kilmurrin Cove remains in place until further notice.

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Notice of making of a Vesting Order

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Waterford City & County Council (hereinafter called “the Council”) has pursuant to the powers vested in it by Section 80 of the Housing Act, 1966,as applied by Section 10 of the Local Government (No.2) Act … Continue reading

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Mayor of Waterford launches the Spick and Span Awards 2019

Mayor of Waterford City and County Council, Cllr Declan Doocey launches the Spick and Span Awards 2019 Applications to enter the Waterford City and County Council Spick and Span Awards 2019 will open from the 1st June to the 21st … Continue reading

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Directly Elected Mayor Plebiscite: Statement

There has been much media and public commentary regarding the distribution of leaflets relating to the Directly Elected Mayor plebiscite, with suggestion that the executive of Waterford City and County Council deliberately or otherwise failed to distribute leaflets to all … Continue reading

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Mayoral Plebiscite – Public Information meeting

REMINDER The Committee to Oversee the Plebiscite Public Information Campaign will hold public meetings on the plebiscites on directly elected mayors with executive functions this week in the three administrative areas in which plebiscites will be held on 24 May. … Continue reading

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New pilot service in action when applying for social housing

Attention new applicants for social housing … An improved pilot service is running in Waterford City and in Dungarvan in relation to our applications process. A person with a complete application form and all relevant and correct documents can now … Continue reading

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