New Website Launched

More than sunshine on offer for business and professionals in Ireland South East A new website, www.irelandsoutheast.com, has been launched for investors and professionals to learn more about the South East region as a place to live, work and invest. The site offers practical information and case studies of successful businesses and professionals in the […]

Mount Congreve Receives €3.7m in Funding

Mount Congreve Receives €3.7m in Funding Some great news for Mount Congreve Gardens as Minister Ring announces €62 million in Government funding for 26 Rural Regeneration and Development projects across the country.  Mount Congreve in Waterford is to receive just over €3.7 million to develop the house and gardens. The objective of the works is […]

New Local Government Climate Charter Introduced

New Local Government Climate Charter Introduced CHARTER REFLECTS COUNCILS’ AMBITION TO LEAD ON CLIMATE ACTION Councils stand ready to lead on climate action and have huge ambition for what the local authority sector can achieve with government support, Michael Walsh, Chair of the County and City Management Association (CCMA) said as a new Local Government […]

Waterford PPN Awards Short List Announced

Waterford PPN Awards Short List Announced Waterford Public Participation Network (PPN) is a network of more than 600 community, voluntary, social inclusion and environmental organisations in the Waterford City & County area. What is the aim of PPNs? A PPN is a formal network that allows local authorities to connect with community groups around the […]

Brand New Waterford Gallery of Art to Open to the Public

Brand New Waterford Gallery of Art to open to the public with Imagine Arts Festival Event # IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT # Due to great demand, we are putting on a second tour of the Waterford Gallery of Art with Dr. Eimear O’Connor. Places are limited & Booking is essential. First Tour will take place from 2:00pm […]

Clean Coasts Big Beach Clean in An Rinn a success   

Clean Coasts Big Beach Clean in An Rinn a success “The Clean Coasts Big Beach Clean on the beaches of An Rinn Waterford scheduled for Saturday September 28 was a great success, with the least amount of rubbish ever needed to be gathered” said an Rinn resident Seamus Phelan. The beaches were pretty good to […]

“Take 3 for the Sea” anti-litter pledge

“Take 3 for the Sea” anti-litter pledge   “Take 3 for the Sea” is a simple idea: the campaign encourages people to take three pieces of plastic litter with them when they leave the beach, waterway or… anywhere! We in Waterford are lucky to have a variety of beautiful beaches and coastline. We enjoy our […]

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 […]