WexSci – Wexford’s Science Festival returns to County Wexford from 10 to 24 November 2019 with festival organisers promising another fun-filled and exciting week of science and technology- related activities and events
Irish Distillers, Ireland’s leading supplier of spirits and wines and producer of some of the world’s most well-known and successful Irish whiskeys, has donated the records from the Power family’s Oylegate estate to the
Wexford County Council wishes to advise the public that the “No Swimming” advice issued on Monday last in respect Duncannon Beach has now been lifted, and that the beach is once more suitable for swimming.
One of the largest job announcements made in County Wexford in a number of years has just been announced by Minister Michael D’Arcy and the IDA.
OPUS Fund Services are to set up operations in Enniscorthy and are expected to employ 100 people over the next 5 years. Founded in 2006, Opus is an award winning, independently owned and operated global fund administrator.
Wexford County Council was recently awarded the coveted OHSAS 18001 Safety Standard, becoming only the second local authority in Ireland to achieve a full health and safety certification across the entire organisation and all of its many and varied operations.
Following recent successful Mattress Amnesties in which over 1300 mattresses were collected and recycled, Cathaoirleach of Wexford County Council Michael Sheehan today launched the Council’s 2019 Mattress and Sofa Amnesty. The initiative takes places over four Saturdays, beginning Saturday 31st August, and will give members of the public an opportunity to bring their old mattresses and sofas t
Like many other County Councils, Wexford County Council is holding a public participation process as part of the identification of Bathing Waters under the Bathing Water Directive (2006/7/EC) and the Bathing Water Quality Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 79 of 2008)
An innovative tourism initiative aimed at encouraging visitors to explore new areas of Wales and Ireland has recently been developed through a unique partnership between authorities on both sides of the Irish Sea.
Notice is hereby given that Wexford County Council has prepared a draft Climate Change Adaptation Strategy in accordance with the provisions of The Climate Action and Low Carbon Development Act 2015 and the National Adaptation Framework (NAF), 2018.
Foreshore application by SSE Renewables (Ireland) Ltd in respect of Site Investigation Works off Bunmahon Bay, Co. Waterford and Bannow Bay, Co. Wexford - File ref. FS 006983
Public Consultation date
Commencement Date: Tuesday, 25 Jun 2019
Closing Date: Tuesday, 23 Jul 2019
Short term letting provisions will apply in the designated Rent Pressure Zone of Gorey.
The area is confirmed as the Gorey Electoral Area.
Information on the provisions of these regulations can be found on the Department of Housing, Planning & Local Government’s website at the following link:
The 2019 Keep Wexford Beautiful Competition is now welcoming entries following the launch of the competition by An Cathaoileach, Councillor Michael Sheehan, on Monday 1 July 2019. Councillor Michael Sheehan, Chairperson of Wexford County Council, said ‘the aim of the competition is to encourage everyone to get involved in their local community and in doing so help Keep Wexford Beautifu
On Friday 21 June 2019, Minister for Housing, Planning & Local Government, Eoghan Murphy TD, was in County Wexford to perform the official opening of five social housing projects. The Minister was accompanied by local public representatives, senior housing officials from Wexford County Council and Cooperative Housing Ireland, and representatives of the various contractors involved, as he m
The Southern Waste Region Complaign 'Are you Waste Compliant?' launched on 20 June 2019.
All Local Authorities are adopting similar Bye-Laws thus ensuring a consistent approach to managing waste across Ireland.
The main focus of this compaign is aimed at householders.
To comply with the new Bye-Laws:
Young artists from schools all around County Wexford turned out in force at Wexford County Council’s headquarters in Carricklawn, Wexford on Thursday 20 June to receive their awards for the Council’s Annual Artwork Competition 2019.
€8 million funding announced for Ferrybank-New Ross 24 km Greenway
Wexford County Council has welcomed last Friday’s announcement by Minister Shane Ross TD and Minister of State Brendan Griffin TD of the Department of Transport Tourism and Sport, of €8 million funding for the South East Greenway project.
Mayor of Borough District of Wexford, Cllr Tony Dempsey, launches 2019 gum litter campaign
Councillor Tony Dempsey, Mayor of the Borough District of Wexford, together with members of Wexford Tidy Towns and staff of the Environment Section of Wexford County Council today officially launched the Gum Litter Taskforce (GMT) gum litter education campaign.