Press Releases

17 June 2020

Middle Parish residents respond to the needs of the community

Local community and voluntary groups in Middle Parish continue to support those most vulnerable in the community during the Covid 19 pandemic.

12 June 2020

Cllr. Joe Kavanagh elected Lord Mayor of Cork at AGM

The new Lord Mayor of Cork, Cllr Joe Kavanagh was elected this evening at the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Cork City Council.

12 June 2020

Lord Mayor launches We Are Cork Summer Youth Challenge

The Lord Mayor of Cork this morning launched the We Are Cork Youth Challenge Lord Mayor’s Medal, a new initiative from Cork City Council and Cork ETB. 

9 June 2020

Over €300,000 in Sports Grants approved by Council

Almost €300,000 in Sports Grants was approved at last night's Council meeting supporting sports clubs and organisations across the city.

9 June 2020

Lord Mayor opens over 80 new homes across Cork City

The Lord Mayor of Cork, Cllr John Sheehan today officially opened 81 new homes across the city while also laying foundation stones for a further 220 homes.

8 June 2020

Lord Mayor's Awards go virtual for 2020

This year the Lord Mayor's Cultural & Civic Awards and Community & Voluntary Recognition Ceremony has gone online.

5 June 2020

Announcement of winning design for redevelopment of Bishop Lucey Park

Cork City Council and the RIAI today announced the winning architectural design of the competition to redevelop Bishop Lucey Park in Cork.

4 June 2020

Cork City Council wins ISO 50001 for energy efficiency commitment

Cork City Council has gained international certification for its commitment to energy efficiency within the organisation and reducing its carbon footprint.

31 May 2020

Sports Capital Grants scheme put to good use by ‘The Barrs’

The Lord Mayor met officials and players at St. Finbarr's GAA last week to view 2 new dugouts funded through Cork City Council's Sports Capital Grant Scheme.

29 May 2020

Cork City Marathon virtual race series launched as 2020 race cancelled

Cork City Marathon 2020 goes online as September 6th event cancelled due to COVID-19.