Wexford County Council supported by funding from Science Foundation Ireland (SFI), is delighted to present the first weeklong science festival in County Wexford to promote science, technology, engineering and maths, (STEM).
WexSci runs during Science Week from 12th – 19th November.
Wexford County Council’s Local Enterprise Offices has published area-based socio-economic profiles containing a wealth of information which will be very useful to anybody developing an enterprise strategy and/or business plan or researching the potential market for their business in County Wexford.
Chairman leads tributes as Council opens Book of Condolence for the late Mr. Liam Cosgrave
Wexford County Council has today opened a Book of Condolences for the family of the late Mr. Liam Cosgrave, former Taoiseach and Former Leader of the Fianna Gael Party.
12.50pm – 19 October 2017
• ESB Networks has restored over 311,000 Homes and Businesses since Monday.
• Water has been restored to 91,500 customers, with 17,500, remaining without supply, down from a peak of 109,000.
• Our road networks are open again, subject to some specific local issues.
Winner ‘Festival of the Year’ International Opera Awards 2017
As rehearsals continue for the forthcoming Wexford Festival Opera, recently named ‘Best Festival’ at the International Opera Awards, details of the traditional opening night ceremony have been announced.
Press Release - Monday 9th October 2017
On Friday night, the halls of Wexford County Council Headquarters at Carricklawn echoed with a clear message from Wexford Comhairle na n’Og – Do not be afraid to access counselling services if you need help with your mental health.
Wexford County is pleased to announce the County Wexford nominees for the 2017 IPB Pride of Place competition.
Lady’s Island Village has been entered in the Islands and Coastal Communities category of the competition.
Cumas, New Ross has been entered in the Community Reaching Out Initiative category.
Press Release – Monday 25 September 2017
In an operation conducted this morning Monday 25 September 2017, a well-known retail premises on Main St Wexford narrowly avoided having it’s goods seized in an action taken by the County Sheriff on behalf of Wexford County Council.
Emphatically opposed to the suspension of any rail services
Wexford County Council has made a submission in January 2017 in relation to the Rail Review Report published by the National Transport Authority and Iarnród Éireann in November 2016.
New Ross Municipal District have achieved notable success following the release of of the 2017 An Taisce Green Flag award scheme results on July 18th.
Pearse Park & the Library Park were both awarded Green Flag status following the An Taisce application & inspection process which was completed over the last few months.
In-depth, extensive noise survey
On foot of a number of complaints from the public of noise nuisance from wind farms in north Wexford, Wexford Co Co commissioned RPS Engineering in early 2016 to carry out an in-depth, extensive noise survey of the sound emitting from adjacent wind farms and their wind turbines.
The wind farms included in the noise survey were;