Category Archives: Economic Development

New Walk Waterford booklet launched

The new version of the Walk Waterford–From Sea to Mountains booklet, along with an accompanying online resource was recently launched by Mayor of Waterford City & County Council, Cllr. Joe Kelly at the beautiful Anne Valley Walk. Walk Waterford is a series of 39 recreational … Continue reading

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Waterford City & County Council and Minister Humphreys launch Broadband Connection Points (BCPs)

Our Rural Future: Waterford City & County Council and Minister Humphreys launch Broadband Connection Points (BCP’s) Knockanore Community Centre Ballysaggart Community Centre Modeligo Community Hall Mount Melleray Community Hall Waterford City & County Council, and Minister for Rural and Community … Continue reading

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Sanofi to invest €630,000 in Waterford environment

Sanofi are launching a three-year environmental awareness programme centred on Waterford and providing a model for the biopharmaceutical company’s sites worldwide. This spectacular 45-metres x 18-metres sand art was created on the Copper Coast in Co Waterford by Sean Corcoran … Continue reading

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Update on Tramore Public Realm town centre works

Following the monthly update between Waterford City and County Council and  the contractor on site at Tramore town centre it is confirmed that the  Upper Main Street is completed within the scope of the current project. Paving has been delivered … Continue reading

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Minister Humphreys announces €14 Million Fund to support outdoor adventure activities

Our Rural Future: Minister Humphreys announces €14 Million Fund to support outdoor adventure activities Fund to develop recreational activities at mountains, lakes, rivers, forests, beaches and bogs  Investment will support Tidal Pools, Floating Boardwalks, Mountain Trails, Forest Walks, Greenways & … Continue reading

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Waterford unveils ambitious plans for a new investment brand – “Waterford: Find Your Future”

21 April 2021: Plans to propose the entire City of Waterford as a Decarbonising Zone under Ireland’s Climate Action Plan have been unveiled at the launch of Waterford’s new investment brand identity. Under the ambitious Waterford – Find Your Future brand, which is centred on Waterford’s critical role … Continue reading

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Ardmore and Tramore approved for Fáilte Ireland Platforms for Growth 2 – Facility Centres for Water Sports Activities Funding Scheme

Waterford City & County Council is delighted to welcome the news that two seaside locations in Waterford have been approved under the Fáilte Ireland Platforms for Growth 2 – Facility Centres for Water Sports Activities funding scheme. The funding was … Continue reading

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Dungarvan Begins its Transformation Journey

In a new initiative being driven by the Council, the local Chamber, Waterford LEO and a number of industry partners, ambitious plans have commenced to create a Digital Transformation Hub for Dungarvan. With a clear purpose – to enable Dungarvan … Continue reading

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Waterford Council open applications for Fáilte Ireland’s new ‘Outdoor dining enhancement scheme’

Waterford City & County Council opens applications for Fáilte Ireland’s new ‘Outdoor dining enhancement scheme’, today April 12th 2021. This scheme is open to attractions, hotels, restaurants, cafes, public houses and other establishments where food is sold for consumption on … Continue reading

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