Recreation News

Galway City Council Burial Ground Facilities

  • Fri 1 Sep, 2017
  • Recreation News
Galway City Council wish to seek expressions of interest from parties to provide one or other of the following:- (i) Provide suitable lands for a burial ground within the City boundary or environs (ii) Provide lands and develop burial ground within or bordering the City boundary (iii) Provide lands as a joint venture in the provision of such facilities

Community Centres at Knocknacarra, Renmore and Westside: New Schedule of Charges with Effect From 1st August, 2017

  • Tue 25 Jul, 2017
  • Recreation News
New Schedule of Charges with Effect From 1st August, 2017 affecting the Community Centres at Knocknacarra, Renmore & Westside.

REHABILITATION WORKS TO BLACKROCK DIVE TOWER PROTECTED STRUCTURE

  • Fri 2 Jun, 2017
  • Recreation News
SITE NOTICE NOTICE UNDER SECTION 179 OF THE PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT ACT 2000, AS AMENDED & PART 8, ARTICLE 81 OF THE PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT REGULATIONS 2001, AS AMENDED

PITCH LICENCES FOR SEASON 2017-2018 Licence Period – 1st August, 2017 to the 30th June, 2018

  • Tue 30 May, 2017
  • Recreation News
Applications are now invited for Pitch Licences for the season 2017-2018 and forms must be accompanied with all relevant documentation.  Application forms can be obtained from the Recreation & Amenity Department at Galway City Council, City Hall, College Road, Galway 091 536565 or by downloading the application...

DRAFT MASTER PLANS: (1) SOUTH PARK (2) KINGSTON LANDS

  • Thu 25 May, 2017
  • Recreation News
The City Council have prepared  Draft Master Plans for the above locations.  As part of the public consultation process, the Draft Plans will be on public display for the period 25 th May to 14 th July, 2017. The draft documents can be viewed at the Customer Service Desk, Galway City Council, City Hall, College Road, Galway during office hours.

NO VEHICULAR ACCESS TO BOHERMORE CEMETERY WEDNESDAY 24TH & THURSDAY 25TH MAY, 2017

  • Wed 17 May, 2017
  • Recreation News
Due to maintenance works, there will be no vehicular access to Bohermore Cemetery on Wednesday 24 th May and Thursday 25 th May, 2017.   Please note there will be pedestrian access only

Tender for operation of Kiosk at Ladies Beach, Salthill

  • Tue 21 Mar, 2017
  • Recreation News
Tenders are invited from suitably qualified persons for the operation and maintenance of the Galway City Council Kiosk at the above location.    

REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST Licence of ‘The Kiosk’ at Kennedy Park, Eyre Square, Galway

  • Tue 21 Mar, 2017
  • Recreation News
Galway City Council seeks Expressions of Interest from interested parties for the licensing of ‘The Kiosk’ at Kennedy Park, Eyre Square, Galway. The licence period will be from 1 st May, 2017 – 31 st October, 2017 and types of usage considered will be tourist-related services.   Expressions of...

GALWAY CITY, EUROPEAN GREEN LEAF 2017 REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST

  • Tue 7 Mar, 2017
  • Recreation News
Galway City Council seeks “Expressions of Interest” from qualified Plant Nurseries and Landscape Contractors to propose and implement Tree Planting Schemes at the following locations:   Salthill Park Hunter’s Lands, Barna Road Millar’s Lane,...

Advanced Warning Notice

  • Tue 14 Feb, 2017
  • Recreation News
Galway City Council wish to advise that there will be tree maintenance works in the following areas from the 14 th to the 28 th of February 2017. To accommodate these works there may be some temporary access restrictions (pedestrian and vehicular) during the works. Galway City Council apologises for any inconvenience caused.

Lease of ‘The Kiosk’ at Ladies Beach, Salthill, Galway

  • Thu 2 Feb, 2017
  • Recreation News
Galway City Council, Recreation & Amenity Department are seeking applications from interested parties for the leasing of 'The Kiosk' at Ladies Beach, Salthill, Galway.

Kingston Masterplan

  • Thu 12 Jan, 2017
  • Recreation News
Copies of reports on the Consultation process and recommendations are available at Customer Service Desk at City Hall or contact Parks Department at 091-536565.

Southpark Masterplan

  • Thu 12 Jan, 2017
  • Recreation News
Copies of reports on the Consultation process and recommendations are available at Customer Service Desk at City Hall or contact Parks Department at 091-536565.

Christmas Tree Recycling

  • Wed 21 Dec, 2016
  • Recreation News
Galway City Council wish to advise members of the public that a "Christmas Tree Recycling Service" will be provided on: Saturday 7th January 2017 between 09:00 and 15:00 and from: Monday 9th to Saturday 14th January 2017 between 09:00 and 15:00

Notice of Consultation for the Development of a New Tourism Strategy

  • Wed 16 Nov, 2016
  • Recreation News
Galway County Council and Galway City Council are in the process of developing a Tourism Strategy for Galway and wish to have the input of all concerned within the tourism sector, communities involved in tourism and public agencies who support tourism activities.

Leisureland Feasibility Study

  • Thu 6 Oct, 2016
  • Recreation News
The Board of Leisureland has commissioned a review of the current operation of the Leisureland facilities together with options for the development/use of the adjacent site. To assist in the review and to obtain the views of the public, an open consultation afternoon/evening session is being held in the Inishmore Suite of the Galway Bay Hotel from 4pm - 7pm on Thursday 6th October 16. Members of the public are invited to meet with the...

Portuguese Man O'War: Galway City Council Urges Caution

  • Fri 30 Sep, 2016
  • Recreation News
Galway City Council is urging bathers to exercise extreme caution as a result of the worst Portuguese Man O'War infestation off the Irish coast in a century. Populations of the venomous species have increased along the western seaboard due to warming waters with record sightings of the species reported during recent weeks.

Spring Bulbs 2016

  • Tue 20 Sep, 2016
  • Recreation News
Spring Bulbs 2016. Notice to Community Groups, Schools, Housing Committees & Environmental Groups.

Millennium Childrens Park - Advance Warning Notice

  • Thu 25 Aug, 2016
  • Recreation News
Playground will be closed for maintenance works from the 5 th of September 2016. Apologies for any inconvenience caused.  

CEMETERY SUNDAY 21ST AUGUST, 2016

  • Thu 11 Aug, 2016
  • Recreation News
BOHERMORE CEMETERY CEMETERY SUNDAY 21 ST AUGUST, 2016 MASS AT 11 AM