Category Archives: Environmental Campaigns

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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Public Participation sought in the Identification of Waterford Bathing Waters

Public Participation in the Identification of Waterford Bathing Waters CONSULTATION TYPE: SUBMISSIONS SOUGHT CONSULTATION END DATE(S): 3rd AUGUST 2017 Local authorities must identify official bathing areas in their area every year so that they can be monitored for safety, water quality and … Continue reading

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Cllr Declan Doocey launches Gum Litter Campaign 2017

Campaign is aimed at changing people’s behaviour towards gum disposal.  The 2017 Gum Litter Taskforce (GLT) gum litter education campaign was launched in Dungarvan today by Cllr Declan Doocey and Ardscoil na nDeise The campaign has had huge success to … Continue reading

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