Regional Spatial and Economic Strategy for the Northern and Western Region. ISSUES PAPER
Turning adversity into advantage: why 2018 is going to be the West of Ireland's big year
Irish Language Plan for Galway City
Proposals requested from a suitable consultant to prepare an Irish Language Plan for Galway City. A new steering group, Coiste Stiúrtha Pleanála Teanga Gaillimh (CSPT Gaillimh), was jointly established by Gaillimh le Gaeilge and Galway City Council earlier this year to support, guide and oversee the progress and the delivery of an Irish Language Plan for Galway City. Members of the Coiste represent a broad cross-section of the...
RAPID (Revitalising Areas by Planning, Investment and Development) National Capital Grants Programme 2017
Local Food & Craft Gift Fair 2017 - Saturday 25th & Sunday 26th November 2017
Staff Vacancy - Community Warden
Galway City Council wishes to create a panel of suitably qualified candidates for the filling of future permanent and temporary Community Warden positions with the City Council. Applications are, therefore, invited from suitably qualified persons for filling of future Community Warden position(s) with Galway City Council.
Draft Galway City Council (Street Performance and Busking) Byelaws 2017
NOTICE IS HERBY GIVEN that Galway City Council in exercise of the powers conferred on them by the provisions of Part 19 of the Local Government Act 2001, as amended by the Local Government Reform Act, 2014 propose to make Street Performance and Busking Bye-Laws for the Administrative and Functional Area of Galway City. These Bye Laws incorporate the provision of Street Performance (Prohibited Periods) Bye-Laws 2011.
Managing your Waste Caring for Our Environment - 2017 Anti-Dumping Initiative
The 2017 Anti-Dumping Initiative campaign was launched by Minister Denis Naughton, Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment in Ballinasloe on Monday 13th March, 2017. The aim of the initiative is to provide funding for projects tackling illegal dumping including the provision of support for monitoring and surveillance of dumping blackspots and the development of an integrated community based and effective approach to...
2018 GLAS Traditional Farm Buildings Grant Scheme
2018 GLAS Traditional Farm Buildings Grant Scheme The Heritage Council, in partnership with the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine, is opening the annual grants scheme to GLAS participants for the conservation and repair of traditional farm buildings and other related structures. Only farmers approved in the GLAS Scheme are eligible to apply.
Courtesy Call from Chinese Ambassador, Dr. Yue Xiaoyong, through Mayor Flannery, to meet CE/SMT/Co. Members
Staff Vacancy - Cemeteries Supervisor Recreation & Amenity
Notice of Intention of Temporary Closure of Eyre Square North for Galway Christmas Market from 10th November to 24th December, 2017
Proposed Variation of the Galway City Development Plan 2017 - 2023
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.
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.
PUBLIC NOTICE: Proposed Variation of the Galway City Development Plan 2017 - 2023
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:
Community Gardens Harvest Celebration Seminar Announced
European Green Leaf, European Region of Gastronomy and Galway City Partnership are delighted to invite food growers and garden-enthusiasts to the Community Gardens Harvest Celebration Seminar, on Friday 20th of October 2017, from 2-5pm in the Harbour Hotel. Speakers include Charles Dowding, proponent of 'No Dig' gardening, regular guest on BBC radio & television; Dr Colin Sage, University College Cork & Cork Food Policy Council; Dee...
Galway City and County all set for Social Inclusion Week 2017
Opening of Book of Condolence for Mr. Liam Cosgrave, former Taoiseach
The Mayor of the City of Galway, Councillor Pearce Flannery, will open a Book of Condolence at City Hall on Monday 9th October 2017 at 11 a.m. in memory of Mr. Liam Cosgrave, former Taoiseach who died on the 4 th October 2017. The book will be available for members of the public to sign in City Hall, College Road during opening hours.
Book of Condolence - Las Vegas
The Mayor of the City of Galway, Councillor Pearce Flannery, has opened a Book of Condolence at City Hall, Galway City Council, in memory of the victims of the attack on 1st October 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. The Book is available for members of the public to sign in City Hall, College Road, Galway during opening hours. On behalf of Galway City Council and the people of Galway City, Mayor Flannery extended his deepest condolences and...
Bituminous 'Smoky' Coal in Galway City - DON'T BUY or BURN it
If you do, you are contributing to the creation of an environmental and health hazard in your community and your city. You are also breaking the law! Fines of up to €5,000 apply under the Air Pollution Act, 1987 and the Air Pollution Act (Marketing, Sale, Distribution and Burning of Specified Fuels) Regulations, 2012.