2017 IPB Pride of Place Winners Announced
Galway scoops top prizes in the cities competition. The winners of the IPB Pride of Place Awards in association with Co-operation Ireland were announced last night at a gala awards ceremony in Letterkenny. The awards acknowledge the achievements and the invaluable work undertaken by volunteers and those involved in local community development. Galway City took home two awards in the cities competition.
Galway City Council Civic Reception
A Civic Reception was held at City Hall, Galway City Council, College Rd, Galway on Friday 1st December 2017 at 2.00pm, to celebrate the historic achievement of the Galway Senior and Minor Hurling Teams. The Mayor of the City of Galway, Councillor Pearce Flannery, acknowledged and celebrated the outstanding sporting achievements of the teams. Galway Senior and Minor Teams won the All Ireland Championship titles on Sunday 3rd September...
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...
Courtesy Call from Chinese Ambassador, Dr. Yue Xiaoyong, through Mayor Flannery, to meet CE/SMT/Co. Members
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...
Lenaboy Castle to Become Children's Creative Hub
An agreement to transfer ownership of the former St. Anne's Children’s Home at Taylor's Hill, Galway from the Sisters of Mercy to Galway City Council was announced at the monthly meeting of the Council in City Hall, Galway on Monday (11th September.) The members of the council were informed the transfer by the Sisters of Mercy, which also includes a cash payment, will facilitate the creation of a Children’s Creative Hub.
Census 2016 Results: Profile 4 - Households and Families: GALWAY
The Central Statistics Office (CSO) today (27th July 2017) publishes Profile 4 Households and Families, the latest of the eleven Census 2016 profile reports. The report shows that there were 1,218,370 families in the State on Census Night, an increase of 3.3% since 2011. The number of children per family remained unchanged at 1.38 children since the 2011 census.
The Galway Ceremony to commemorate the National Day of Commemoration - Sunday 9th July 2017
Minister Humphreys and Mayor Larkin attend Brussels reception marking Galway's designation as European Capital of Culture 2020
The Minister for Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs, Heather Humphreys TD, joined with H.E. Mr Tom Hanney, Deputy Permanent Representative of Ireland to the European Union, and H.E. Mr Éamonn Mac Aodha, Ambassador of Ireland to the Kingdom of Belgium, in hosting a special reception in Brussels to celebrate Galway's designation as the European Capital of Culture in 2020 on Monday 21 st November
Draft Register of Electors 2017/2018
Tairiscint Ranganna 2016
Draft Register of Electors 2017/2018
Galway City Council has commenced an extensive campaign to update the Register of Electors for the year 2017/2018 period. This Register contains the details of all of those who are entitled to vote and will be used for all Local, General, and European elections and Referenda, held between the period 15 th February 2017 and 14 th February 2018.