New Water Refill Stations on Waterford Greenway

Bottle refill stations introduced along Waterford Greenway to reduce plastic waste Posted on July 10, 2019 by waterfordcouncilnews The Mayor of Waterford City and County Council, Councillor John Pratt has launched water bottle refill stations on the Waterford Greenway. These stations are now located along the Greenway at Abbeyside, Ballylynch Cross, Kilmacthomas Station and Bilberry […]

Big Plans for Mount Congreve

Big Plans for Mount Congreve There are big plans for Mount Congreve and Waterford Council are looking for your input.  From time to time, Waterford City & County Council asks for the public’s input and opinion on proposed developments in Waterford. Different projects and plans may have periods of public consultation, during which members of […]

Localbridge illuminated by birds in flight on Waterford Greenway

Localbridge illuminated by birds in flight on Waterford Greenway ‘Birds in flight’is the captivating new mural that has been unveiled by artist Curtis Hylton at Abbeyside Bridge in Dungarvan – transforming this integral part of the Waterford Greenway, into a stunning must-see urban artwork. Waterford City and County Council has been continuously improving this part […]

Local Enterprise Office announces Waterford’s Best Young Entrepreneurs

Local Enterprise Office announces Waterford’s Best Young Entrepreneurs Daniel Connolly, Abby Wood and Conor Walsh named as Waterford’s best young entrepreneurs As part of a nationwide search launched by Minister Heather Humphreys and Minister Pat Breen to find Ireland’s Best Young Entrepreneurs (IBYE) for 2019, the winners and runners-up were announced at an awards ceremony […]

Waterford Retro Festival 2019

Waterford Retro Festival 2019 Friday 12th to Sunday 14th of April Polish off your dancing shoes and get down to the Cultural Quarter for a festival like no other!! Against the Current proudly present the Waterford Retro Festival 2019. This is a festival celebrating the music, fashion, lifestyles that influenced the many sub cultures involved in […]

Dungarvan Chamber & Tourist Office Object to Offensive Signage

Dungarvan Chamber & Tourist Office Object to Offensive Signage In a social media post Dungarvan Chamber & Tourist Office posted their objections to new signage in Dungarvan banning  parking of camper vans in Abbeyside. Dungarvan & West Waterford Chamber and the Dungarvan Tourist Office jointly object to the new signage installed at The Pond, Abbeyside […]

Statement from Council on recent tree felling/pruning

Statement from Council on recent tree felling/pruning Posted on March 7, 2019 by waterfordcouncilnews 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 adds […]

Are We Too Lazy To Separate Our Rubbish?

Are We Too Lazy To Separate Our Rubbish? Reduce Reuse Recycle – Recreate Repair Rethink Recycling is a group effort. We all have our part to play to not only recycle as much waste as possible but to also make sure our recycling is properly sorted. Recycling that includes non-recyclable items or is contaminated with […]

Three Lunchtime talks by Dr. Eugene Broderick

Three Lunchtime talks by Dr. Eugene Broderick Waterford Treasures – Three Museums in the Viking Triangle Waterford Treasures Talks 2019 – presents the 6th Series of three lunchtime talks by Dr. Eugene Broderick. ‘A Republic at last: Ireland, 1945-1951’ Wed. 20th February: ‘De Valera Defeated, 1945-1948’ Having successfully brought Ireland through the war years, De Valera now […]

Be a Tourist In Your Own City

Be a Tourist In Your Own City Waterford Credit Union have teamed up with Waterford Treasures to give you the opportunity to visit the award winning Medieval Museum, the beautiful Georgian Bishop’s Palace and the world’s first Viking 3D Virtual Reality Adventure – the King of the Vikings for ‘FREE’ every weekend (Saturday & Sunday) […]