Category Archives: Environmental Campaigns

Statement from Council on recent tree felling/pruning

We have received numerous calls from Councillors and the general public recently regarding the removal of trees adjacent to Devonshire Bridge, Dungarvan. Waterford Council sees trees as an integral part of the landscape and the planting of any  tree ultimately … Continue reading

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Celebrate World Wetlands Day on Saturday 2nd Feb at the Anne Valley

Come along on Saturday February 2nd at 11 am for a guided walk along the wonderful  Anne Valley Wetlands. Well known naturalist and wildlife photographer Paddy Dwan will explain the value of wetlands and show you how to be  a … Continue reading

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Waterford City and Tramore selected as ‘Think Before You Flush’ communities

Clean Coasts and Irish Water select Waterford City and Tramore as ‘Think Before You Flush’ communities as Irish Water reveals 4,600 sewer blockages across the country this year October 18th, 2018 – Waterford City and Tramore have been chosen along … Continue reading

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West Waterford Energy Day

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IBAL Litter survey results released for Waterford

The most recent survey of litter levels in Ireland by Irish Business Against Litter has resulted in Waterford City Centre and Ballybeg both improving their rankings. Waterford City Centre is deemed to be ‘Cleaner than European Norms’ in 10th place … Continue reading

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Mayor launches waste prevention initiative at Council Meeting

On Thursday 11th October, Mayor of Waterford City & County, Cllr. Declan Doocey launched an initiative that sees Waterford City and County Council move away from the use of plastic bottles at all Council meetings. Councillors and Council staff have … Continue reading

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“Plastic Oceans” – Environmental track released by Riptide Movement

October 2018 is “Reuse Month”.  National Reuse Month aims to inspire you and provide you with the skills and tools to reuse more At Home, At Work, and At Play. The Riptide Movement recently worked with Clean Coasts Ireland and released … Continue reading

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South East LCDCs launch regional Tobacco Free Action Campaign

On Thursday 27th September, the Local Community Development Committees of Carlow, Kilkenny, Tipperary, Wexford and Waterford will collectively launch a Tobacco Free Positive Message Campaign across the region. This campaign is a direct outcome of partnership working between the Local … Continue reading

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European Mobility Week is kicking off this Sunday

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