Gorey Kilmuckridge Municipal District are delighted to announce a 4 day event with funding granted from The Local Live Performance Scheme from the Department of “Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht and Media” with the support of the Arts Officer in Wexford Co Council, Liz Burns.
We wish to advise that the results of further sampling, obtained on Thursday 12th August, at Duncannon and Morriscastle beaches have returned "Excellent" water quality results. No Swim and Swim Advisory notices are removed with immediate effect.
Cathaoirleach of Wexford County Council launches 2021 Gum Litter Taskforce Campaign
The campaign looks to build on the success of previous years as the percentage of gum as a proportion of litter has dropped by 64% since the campaign began.
An Extension of Commercial Rates Waiver to Third Quarter 2021 was notified by Government in Circular Fin 14/2021. This is a three month extension of the Q1 2021 and Q2 2021 waivers, which applied a total 50% of the annual Rates demand to all eligible properties.
Wexford County Council is currently prioritising housing programmes for delivery. As part of a range of housing solutions, the housing authority is currently seeking expressions of interest from private developers, building contractors and land owners.
The Finance (Local Property Tax) Act 2012 (as amended), makes specific provision that elected members of a local authority may pass a formal resolution to vary the basic rate of the Local Property Tax for their administrative area by a percentage known as the local adjustment factor. At the meeting set by Wexford County Council to consider this matter, the members may set a local adjustment factor within the range of +/- 15% of the basic rate, or, may decide not to adjust the basic rate.
The Historic Structures Fund 2021 Irish Language Shopfronts Stream was launched in 2021 by Mr. Malcolm Noonan TD. Minister of State for Heritage and Electoral Reform.
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Councillor Ger Carthy, Cathaoirleach of Wexford County Council has formally announced that Wexford County Council, supported by 3 Counties Energy Agency has achieved the globally recognised international energy management standard, ISO 50001, becoming more advanced in optimising their energy efficiency.