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Oct 20, 2017 |
Roads Traffic Transport News
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Galway City Council proposes to make an order closing:- Eyre Square North (An Fhaiche Mhór Thuaidh). Period of Closure: From 6am Friday, 10th November to 6pm Sunday, 24th December, 2017. Reason: To facilitate Galway Christmas Market setup.
Oct 17, 2017 |
Planning News
The Proposed Variation to the Galway City Development Plan 2017-2023 and associated environmental assessments will also be available for inspection at the following location from Thursday 12th October 2017 to Friday 10th November 2017. Location: Ballinfoile- Castlegar Neighbourhood Centre. Hours: During normal opening hours.
Oct 13, 2017 |
Met Eireann has issued a national yellow weather warning for Monday when an Atlantic storm will move northwards close to Ireland with storm force winds, heavy rain and high seas are threatened. There is a high degree of uncertainty regarding the track of the weather system at present and as such only a National Warning has been issued by Met Eireann at present with no specific warning for Galway.
Oct 12, 2017 |
Planning News
Notice is hereby given pursuant to Section 13 of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended) that Galway City Council, being the Planning Authority for the City, propose to make a variation of the Galway City Development Plan 2017 – 2023 in respect of the following: Amend Section 11.2.2 Natural Heritage, Recreation and Amenity RA Land Use Zoning Objectives by adding the following Specific Development Objective:


Galway has officially been designated the European Capital of Culture 2020. This is an opportunity to showcase the best cultural programme that Galway has to offer in Ireland and across Europe. We will Make Waves in 2020; waves of creativity, digital waves, disruptive waves, energetic waves and at the heart of Galway 2020 is the next wave of artists, creators, makers and shakers.


Freedom of Information Publication Scheme

Galway City Council has prepared and published a Publication Scheme concerning the information of the Council in conformity with a Model and Guidelines made by the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform under Section 8 of the Freedom of Information Act, 2014.

Water Quality

Irish Water is responsible for managing and delivering water services to homes and businesses served by Public Water Supplies and Wastewater Agglomerations. For further information or to report an issue with:
Water supply, Water quality or Wastewater
Please contact Irish Water by either of the following:

Web: www.water.ie
Twitter: @IrishWater 
Telephone: 1890 278 278 (LoCall) 
Minicom: 1890 378 378 (For hearing impaired customers with minicom equipment) 
Postal Address: Irish Water, PO Box 860, South City Delivery Office, Cork City

Map Catalogue

Searchable, interactive map gallery provided by Galway City Council as a mapped information resource