Category Archives: Environmental Campaigns

Anti-Litter & Anti-Graffiti Awareness Grant 2018

Waterford City & Council invites submissions from community groups, youth groups, schools or other community development organisations based in County Waterford, who are interested in receiving funding for public education and awareness initiatives regarding litter or graffiti. Is your group … Continue reading

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New Household Recycling List developed #RecyclingListIRL

A new household recycling list has been developed to keep up with international standards in recycling.  The message is simple: please make sure items are clean, dry and placed loosely in the bin. And remember, if it’s not on the … Continue reading

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October is national “Reuse Month”

October is national “Reuse Month” and a number of events are currently being organised to promote reuse. Check out these 2 Textile Up-cycling workshops below … Event : Textile Up-cycling Workshop Date : 17th October Location : Tramore Library Event … Continue reading

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Car Pool Karaoke for European Mobility Week

Why not try Car Pool Karaoke for European Mobility Week – there are lots of prizes to be won – upload your video to Waterford Road Safety on Facebook this Friday 22nd September.

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Free Electrical Recycling Day at Tramore this Saturday 16th

Free Electrical Recycling Day Tramore – Saturday 16th September 10am-4pm at Tesco Park. Any household waste electrical items, batteries or energy saving light bulbs accepted, large or small! From Fridges to Phones, Laptops, to Lawnmowers, Toys to Power Tools, and … Continue reading

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Illegal Dumping at Moanyarha in the Nire Valley.

Illegal dumping, and on a large scale, continues to increase in our wonderfully scenic county.  Attached are pictures from last week where Council crews cleaned up large amounts of dumping from Moanyarha in the Nire Valley. If you see illegal … Continue reading

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The Greenway Bug Hotel is open !

Two local schools from the city and the county partnered together to create a hotel for bugs on the Waterford Greenway.  The twinning of the schools was coordinated by Junior Achievement Ireland with the volunteering support of staff from the … Continue reading

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