Category Archives: Waterford Greenway

Waterford receives €350,000 from 2019 Outdoor Recreation Infrastructure Scheme

Waterford receives almost €350,000 in funding under the 2019 Outdoor Recreation Infrastructure Scheme The Department of Rural and Community Development has recently (21st February) published details of projects to be funded under the Outdoor Recreation Infrastructure Scheme in collaboration with … Continue reading

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ESRI Ireland helps Waterford Council to improve public services for 116,000 citizens

Esri’s digital mapping technology used by local authority to manage housing, planning, finance, property management, roads, environment and customer service Tech is enabling Council to complete double the number of housing inspections per year Council has created a number of … Continue reading

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CE’s Report on Submissions regarding the Bilberry to Waterford City Greenway link

This Chief Executive’s Report forms part of the statutory process as required by Part XI of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended) and Part VIII of the Planning and Development Regulations 2001 (as amended). The Chief Executive’s Report … Continue reading

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Water refill stations used at WWAC half marathon

At the West Waterford AC Half Marathon on the Greenway last weekend, Waterford Council funded the water station at the finish line, where reusable cups and water fountains were supplied. Working with Refill Ireland, tanks of filtered water were provided … Continue reading

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€2.65m announced to bring Waterford Greenway into heart of Ireland’s Oldest City

The Mayor of Waterford today welcomed the announcement of €2.65 million investment for Waterford Greenway. The funding announced by the Minister of State Shane Ross at the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport will bring the stunning Waterford Greenway into … Continue reading

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‘You don’t want it to end’ – Waterford Greenway named Ireland’s Favourite Adventure

An excellent article on the Waterford Greenway from the Irish Independent, where the Greenway won a Reader’s Travel Award.

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 Visiting MEPs Impressed by Waterford Greenway

On a fine sunny morning last Thursday, a delegation of six MEPs including Ireland South MEP Deirdre Clune, paid a visit to Waterford Greenway as part of their recent mission to Ireland. The group also included delegation chair, Wim Van … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Arches competition on Waterford Greenway

Who will you share a stroll, cycle, scoot or skate on the Greenway this Valentine’s ? To enter our competition, grab a photo or a selfie at one of our Valentine’s Arches, share it on social media using #LoveWaterfordGreenway and … Continue reading

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Waterford Greenway scoops two awards in All Ireland Community and Council Tourism Awards

Waterford’s stunning Greenway has been crowned Ireland’s ‘Best Tourism Initiative’ in the LAMA (Local Authority Members Association) All-Ireland Community and Council Tourism Awards 2018 competition. But, above and beyond that, it also won the overall best national award – the … Continue reading

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