Category Archives: Economic Development

National Broadband Ireland (NBI) surveying in Waterford

Surveying and design works for the National Broadband Plan (NBP) rollout continues in Waterford from the 15th of February. National Broadband Ireland (NBI) are the company undertaking the fibre network roll-out to enable high speed internet connectivity for 544,000 premises … Continue reading

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Economic Incentive Scheme for Vacant Properties in Urban Areas 2021-2022

Waterford City & County Council is offering incentives over a three year period to attract new retail and other businesses within the core retail area of the City Centre, towns and village centre of Waterford in order to bring vibrancy … Continue reading

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Trilateral Research establishes European Operations Centre in Waterford

Trilateral Research establishes European Operations Centre in Waterford, creating 40 new jobs in the South East Trilateral Research Ltd., a leading UK headquartered research, consultancy and technology development company, has announced plans to add 40 new roles in Ireland over … Continue reading

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IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING THE RESTART GRANT SCHEMES

The Restart Grant Plus Scheme, will close from midnight on Saturday 31st October. A new COVID Restrictions Support Scheme (CRSS) was established as part of Budget 2021 on 13th October 2020 and is being operated by the Revenue Commissioners If … Continue reading

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Mayor of Waterford welcomes jobs announcement by Zevas Communications for Dungarvan

The Mayor of the City and County of Waterford, Cllr Damien Geoghegan welcomes today’s announcement of 30 new jobs in Dungarvan. Cllr Geoghegan, attending the press launch in Dungarvan today, said “I welcome Zevas Communications to Dungarvan and welcome this … 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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Minister Humphreys announces second tranche of rural Towns and Villages supports

Minister Humphreys announces second tranche of rural Towns and Villages to receive COVID-19 adaptation supports 120 additional towns and villages to benefit from €3.3 million Funding to help communities shop, socialise and work safely during COVID-19 226 projects have now … Continue reading

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Waterford Council launches free Wifi in Grattan Square, Dungarvan – WiFi4EU

Waterford City & County Council welcomes the rollout of Free Public Wi-Fi across Waterford.  This free service is now live in Grattan Square, Dungarvan. The Wifi4EU initiative is an EU funded scheme which hopes to develop more digital communities and … Continue reading

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Join our Webinar: Waterford City & County Development Plan

Join our 3 webinars pertaining to the Waterford City & County Development Plan 2022-2028 18th August – Environment and Heritage – https://t.co/J5cf8CJpAv • Environment – Ray Maloney, Senior Executive Officer, Environment Department •Natural Heritage – Bernie Guest, Heritage Officer, Planning … Continue reading

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