New Town Centre Location increases Access to Council Services
The new Wexford Borough District Office of Wexford County Council opened to the public at The Bullring today (Monday 29 April 2019) in the former Permanent TSB Bank building.
Wexford County Council wishes to announce the appointment of technical advisors to assist with the development of the N11/N25 Oilgate to Rosslare Harbour scheme through feasibility, option selection, design, economic appraisal and planning. The project has been allocated €800,000 funding this year, and the contract appointing engineering consultants, Mott MacDonald Ireland Limited, was signed
Wexford County Council retains all 9 Blue Flags
The consistently high quality of Wexford public beaches and marinas was recognised again today when the 2019 Blue Flag and Green Coast Awards were announced, with County Wexford receiving a total of 9 Blue Flags and 8 Green Coast awards.
Wexford County Council is operating a Freephone Service for the Local Elections 2019 in order to facilitiate visually impaired people to vote in secret.
The Freephone Number is 1800 804536.
The message on the freephone sets out the local election candidates in the order in which they appear on the ballot paper for elections being held on 24 May 2019.
Kevin ‘Boxer’ Moran T.D., Minister of State with special responsibility for the Office of Public Works and Flood Relief launched the Public Exhibition for the River Slaney (Enniscorthy) Drainage Scheme, at Enniscorthy Library, Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford.
The 2019 Town and Village Renewal Scheme is now launched.
The Scheme is targeted at rural towns and villages with populations of less than 10,000.
Applications can range from €20,000 to a maximum of €100,000. Funding of up to €200,000 will also be considered for a limited number of projects.
Your community group is invited to attend a regional event which will provide information on how to submit good applications for grant funding.
The events in each area are run by the Department of Rural & Community Development, Pobal, the Local Authority, the Irish Local Development Network, and the Local Development Company/Companies.
The Valuation Office will be holding 'Walk In' Clinics in County Hall on Monday 15th April and in Gorey Civic Offices on Tuesday 16th April.
Valuation Office staff will be present in each location to answer queries relating to the recently issued Proposed Valuation Certficates. They will explain the revaluation process and offer guidance on making representations.
This afternoon, Friday 1 March 2019, Wexford Local Community Development Committee (LCDC) and Wexford County Council welcomed seventy community groups to an event at the Council’s headquarters to mark the allocation of funding of almost €280,000 under the Community Enhancement Programme 2018.
2018 was one of the most successful years for Wexford County Council in terms of social housing provision with the needs of 920 households from all across County Wexford met under the Council’s 2018 housing capital programme.
Community Groups and Clubs collaborate with Emergency Services to deliver Resilience Plan
A unique guide designed to help individuals and community groups prepare for, respond to and recover from emergencies in their local areas was launched this morning Monday 11 February by Cathaoirleach of Wexford County Council, Councillor Keith Doyle.
Free Electrical Recycling Day is taking place at Wexford Racecourse, Carricklawn, Newtown Road, Wexford, on Saturday 9 February from 10.00 am to 4.00 pm.
Any household waste electrical items, batteries or energy saving lightbulds accepted, large or small, from fridges to phones, laptops to lawnmowers, toys to power tools, and everything between.
Wexford Delegation seeks Brussels support for Rosslare Europort
Cathaoirleach of Wexford County Council, Councillor Keith Doyle was in Brussels today (Friday 1st February) for a meeting with EU Transport Commissioner Violeta Bulc and EU Agriculture Commissioner Phil Hogan to raise concerns about the impact of Brexit on connectivity and to discuss investment and development in Rosslare Europort.