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The English Market – Startup Stall

The Start-Up Stall in the English Market has welcomed its second occupant, Smokehouse Sauce.More.....


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Information on parking in Cork City

Cork City offers many options to park your car in the City. More.....


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Oíche Chultúir As Gaeilge - Culture Night Cork City 2016 Irish Language Events

This year the largest ever number of Irish language events will be taking place in Cork for Culture Night which are suitable for all ages and all levels of Irish.More.....


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Irish Water to take responsibility for administration of Cork City business water accounts from early September

3,200 Cork City business customers to benefit from one point of contact for all their water queries. More.....


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Free Parking in North Main Street Car Park

Great news! Free Parking in North Main Street Car Park will be free from 10am-12pm throughout September!. More......


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Culture Night Cork City 2016

Cork City Council has unveiled its programme of events for Culture Night Cork City and has announced that renowned opera singer Cara O’Sullivan is this year’s Cultural Ambassador of Culture Night Cork City.  More.....


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Chamber of Commerce Excellence in Government Awards

Cork City Council has been shortlisted in the thirteenth annual Chambers Ireland Excellence in Local Government Awards for Cork City Council’s Choice Based Letting Scheme.More....


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Launch of the Cork City Joint Policing Committee Six Year Strategic Plan

On 20 June 2016, Cork City Joint Policing Committee launched a six-year strategy aiming to enhance relationships between the Local Authority, An Garda Síochána and the community.More....


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Local Enterprise Office (Cork City) schedules Autumn Programmes for Owners/Managers in the Micro Enterprise Sector

The Local Enterprise Office, Cork City has a wide range of management development programmes and training courses on offer to assist those interested in starting up a new business. More.....


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Draft Cork City Local Economic & Community Plan 2016-2020 PURE CORK -AN ACTION PLAN FOR THE CITY

Amendments to the Draft Cork City Local Economic & Community Plan 2016-2020; “PURE CORK - An Action Plan for the City” and associated environmental reports are available for public consultation.More.....


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Upgrade to Ard Bhaile & Glennamoy Lawn Housing Accommodation Complex (Energy Efficiency Improvement Project)

A major upgrade in terms of insulation and heating is to be carried out at the Ard Bhaile and Glennamoy Lawn housing complex.  More.....


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Public Consultation notice for the External Emergency Plan for Flogas Ireland Ltd., Tivoli Industrial Estate, Tivoli, Cork

The Inter-Agency Emergency Management office in the South Region, on behalf of An Garda Síochána Cork City Division, the Health Service Executive South and Cork City Council has, as required by European and Irish legislation, published a Public Consultation notice for the External Emergency Plan. More.....


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Launch of Rebuilding Ireland – Action Plan for Housing and Homelessness

Mr. Simon Coveney T.D., Minister for Housing, Planning, Community and Local Government, today (19 July) published “Rebuilding Ireland – an Action Plan for Housing and Homelessness”, following Government approval of the comprehensive and ambitious Plan at today’s Cabinet meeting.  More.....


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Skehard Road Phase 3, Church Road to CSO/Mahon Link Road Project

In 2014 Cork City Council commissioned a transportation assessment for the South East of the City.  More.....


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Cork chosen by UNESCO to host its 3rd International Conference on Learning Cities

Cork has been chosen by UNESCO as the location to host its International Conference on Learning Cities in 2017 – the first time this prestigious conference has been held in Europe.  More.....


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Book of Condolence

At 11am on Thursday 7th July, Lord Mayor Councillor Des Cahill opened a Book of Condolence in The Atrium, City Hall following

the terrorist attack in the heart of Baghdad, which killed more than 200 people. More.....


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Permission to Erect Temporary Posters

In accordance with the protocol for the erection of temporary meeting/event posters and notices Cork City Council has given permission to  People Before Profit to erect 50 temporary posters within the City Centre. More......


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Cork City Centre is Buzzing this July

Mundy wasn’t the only fan of July as festival season continues at pace in Cork City Centre. More.....


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Cork City Now - Cork City Council Corporate Messaging

Cork City Now, the new corporate communication and messaging solution for Cork City Council, will go live from the 1st of August.More....


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Cork City Council Library Development Programme 2015 - 2019

Cork City Council’s development programme for the library service, called Read – Learn – Explore, has been published. More....


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Junction Upgrade Scheme: Thomas Davis Bridge/Sundays Well-Lee Road

Junction Upgrade Scheme relating to Thomas Davis Bridge/Sundays Well-Lee Road. More.....


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The Royal Institute of the Architects of Ireland (RIAI) Public Choice Awards

Hollyhill Library was awarded Second Place in the RIAI Public Choice Award.More......


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Structures at Risk Fund 2016

Cork City Council in conjunction with the Department of Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht invited applications for the ‘Structures at Risk Fund’ for 2016. More.....


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Official Unveiling of Monument remembering Members of the Cork City Battalion Irish Volunteers

Members of the Cork City Battalion Irish Volunteers on Active Service under Arms to achieve the freedom of Ireland as an Independent Republic in Easter 1916.  More.....


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Summer in Fitzgerald’s Park

Cork City Council is delighted to present Summer in Fitzgerald’s Park. More........


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InterTradeIreland /Cork LEOs-Going North Initiative

With a population of 1.75 million people, Northern Ireland is a small but attractive market for many Irish businesses.. More.....


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PLANNING & DEVELOPMENT ACTS, 2000 - 2014 Notice of the making of Variation No. 2

On 23rd May 2016, the Members of Cork City Council in accordance with the Planning & Development Acts 2000 - 2014, adopted a resolution to make Variation no. 2.More.....


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Employment and Landuse Survey 2016

The 2016 Employment and Landuse Survey of the 6,000+ businesses and organisations located in Cork City commenced in June.More......


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Over 3,500 local jobs created by Local Enterprise Offices in 2015

Small businesses supported by the LEOs show jobs growth throughout the country, including the Local Enterprise Office, Cork City.  More.....


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The Joys of June in Cork City Centre

Cork city centre is the only place to be this coming June. With a host of exciting events, it will truly be fun for all the family.More.....


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Launch of “Cork Walks on line”

“Cork Walks On Line” was launched by Árd Mheara, Cllr Chris O Leary on Thursday the 19th of May.More....


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Feelgood Friday launching in Cork City

Cork City will come alive on the last Friday of every month. More......


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Cork Age Friendly City Strategy 2016- 2020

On Wednesday 4th May 2016 Ann Doherty, Chief Executive of Cork City Council and Chair of the Cork Age Friendly City Alliance launched the Cork Age Friendly City Strategy 2016- 2020 . More..... 


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City Centre Movement Strategy – Part 8 Planning

Cork City Council proposes to undertake development works as part of Phase 1 and Phase 2 of the City Centre Movement Strategy. More.....


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Calling Cork City Marathon Volunteers

IRISH EXAMINER CORK CITY MARATHON  -Do you want to be a volunteer for Cork City’s biggest sporting event!


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Cork City Centre Revitalisation Brochure & Cork City Centre Action Plan 2016

A summary of the story so far in the revitalisation of Cork City Centre was prepared for the official launch of the City Centre Partnership in April 2016.More.......


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Dog Fouling Awareness

On Monday the 25th of April 2016 the Lord Mayor, Cllr. Chris O’ Leary, launched Cork City Council’s Dog Fouling awareness week. The week long programme of events focuses on Education and Awareness. The theme for the week is SCOOP that POOP.More.....


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New City Centre Partnership For Cork Launched

Collaboration is key to the work of CORE– a new city centre partnership which was officially launched in Cork City Hall on Thursday 21st April. More.....


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Cork World Book Festival Programme

Cllr. Chris O’Leary, Árdmhéara Chorcaí, will officially open the 12th edition of the Cork World Book Fest at Cork City Library 7.00 p.m., Tuesday 19 April.More.......


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The Freedom of the City of Cork to be conferred on Ms. Adi Roche

At a meeting of Cork City Council, held in the Council Chamber, City Hall, Cork on Tuesday 29th March 2016. More.....


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1916 Centenary Celebrations in Cork City

The ideals and the courage of Cork men and women who joined the fight for Irish freedom were remembered in a state ceremony  on Easter Monday March 28th. More....


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Book of Condolence for the victims and survivors of the Brussels Attacks

Ard Mhéara Chorcaí Cllr. Chris O’Leary has opened a Book of Condolence in The Atrium, City Hall for the victims and survivors of the Brussels attacks that took place on Tuesday March 22nd. More......


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Book of Condolence opened for the friends and families of the victims of the tragedy that took place on Buncrana pier

At 2pm onTuesday 22rd March ,  Ard Mhéara Chorcaí Cllr. Chris O’Leary opened a Book of Condolence in The Atrium, Cork City Hall
for the friends and families of the tragedy that took place on Buncrana pier on Sunday evening.More.....

 


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Structures at Risk Fund 2016

Applications are invited for the annual  Structures at Risk Fund 2016. More......


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Notice of Rate having being made - Cork City Council

Notice is hereby given that the Municipal Rate has been duly made on the property rateable thereto in the above-named City of Cork. More.......


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Family Fun over St. Patrick’s Weekend in Cork

Cork City Council has announced their exciting line-up for the annual Cork St. Patrick’s Festival 2016. More......


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Mahon Bus Gate, Terminus & Pedestrian/Cycle Ramps Project

Cork City Council propose to carry out improvement works on St. Michael’s Drive, Mahon Link Road and the Blackrock Amenity Walkway/Cycleway. More......


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Intercultural Learning through Digital Skills: The Virtual Irish-German Classroom

On Friday, February 12th, 2016, students from Cologne and UCC launched their collaborations in the area of Intercultural Learning through Digital Skills by paying a courtesy visit to Deputy Lord Mayor of Cork at City Hall, followed by launch of Website and Award Ceremony at UCC.  More.....


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Cork Tops European League Table for Foreign Direct Investment Strategy

Cork has been named the best small city in Europe for its Foreign Direct Investment strategy by the Financial Times fDi magazine. More....


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Call for Traders for - Summer in the Park – Fitzgerald’s Park 2016

Submissions are invited by Cork City Council for Casual Traders to participate in events that will take place in Fitzgeralds Park. More.......


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Notice of Deposit of Rate Books

The annual Rate on Valuation for the service of the local financial year ending 31st December 2016. More.......


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Call for Proposals for Summer in the Park – Fitzgerald’s Park 2016

Cork City Council is once again delighted to make a call for proposals to create Summer in the Park. More.....


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Cork City Council is the Winner of the 2016 Irish eGovernment Innovation Award

Cork City Council is delighted to announce that its Litter Fine project has been announced as the Winner of the 2016 Irish eGovernment Innovation Award. More......


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Ambitious Tourism Strategy for Cork launched

‘Growing Tourism in Cork’ – A Collective Strategy was launched this morning by the Cork Tourism Strategy Taskforce at Cork Airport.  More


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Lord Mayor welcomes €5m Grant aid for Cork City Centre

Lord Mayor, Cllr Chris O'Leary warmly welcomed the announcement of €5million in European funding for Cork City Centre.  More.....


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Local Community Heritage Grant Scheme 2016 & Local Heritage Publication Grant Scheme 2016

Applications are sought by Cork City Council for the Local Community Heritage Grant 2016.  More....


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Hazardous Waste Free Drop off Day in Kinsale Road Civic Amenity Site

Hazardous Waste Free Drop off Day in Kinsale Road Civic Amenity Site -Saturday Jan 23rd 8am until 12.45pm.More......


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Leaflet and Booklet on Government Assistance for People affected by Flooding

Please find in the links public information leaflets on the various flooding-related schemes available following the National Emergency Coordination group meetings.More.....


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Cork City launch extensive programme of events as part of Ireland 2016 Centenary Programme

An extensive programme of events across the seven programme strands of the Ireland 2016 Centenary Programme was launched on Thursday January 7th. More.........


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Report a Faulty Street Light

If you would like to report a faulty street light. More.......


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Good News for the New Year - Join Cork City Libraries for free!

From January 2016 membership of Cork City Libraries will be free for everyone! More......


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Project grants celebrating the legacy of 1916-2016 through Irish

A scheme offering small scale project grants for projects and activities celebrating the legacy of 1916 through the Irish Language is available. More......


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Cork Receives Unesco Learning City Award

The UNESCO Institute for Lifelong Learning has presented Cork with a Learning City Award, making it one of only 3 cities in Europe and 12 worldwide to achieve this special honour.  More.....


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Lord Mayor Welcomes Approval for €50m Capitol Site

The decision of an Bord Pleanála to grant approval for the €50 million redevelopment of the former Capitol Cinema on Grand Parade has been warmly welcomed by Lord Mayor, Cllr Chris O’ Leary.  More.......


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Weather and Flood Assessment Update

The South of the country has been enduring persistent rainfall over the past number of weeks..More......


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Cork Welcomes Young Scientists Tanzania

On Wednesday 6th January, the Lord Mayor of Cork City, Cllr. Chris O’Leary, will host a welcome reception for the winners of Young Scientists Tanzania, at Cork’s Lifetime Lab.   More.....

 


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Christmas Tree Recycling

Cork City Council has five locations where householders may take their natural christmas trees for recycling. More......


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Last weekend to enjoy GLOW Cork ~ Extra date added this Thursday ~

This is the last weekend of Glow, A Cork Christmas Celebration, so make sure you pop in to Cork City to see it while you can.More.....


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Christmas in the English Market

Cork’s famous food market, The English Market is the perfect spot to sip hot chocolate and pick up a range of gifts and Christmas nibbles. More......


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Gift a Lift

Why not “Gift-a-Lift” and offer to be the designated driver for friends or family. More.....


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IRELAND eGOVERNMENT AWARDS

Cork City council is delighted to have been nominated for two awards in the eGovernment awards today. More.....


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Be Winter Ready

The Be Winter Ready Campaign gives information on being prepared, providing practical advice for coping during episodes of severe weather. More.....


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Evening Echo – Public Art Display in Shalom Park

Evening Echo is a public artwork by New Zealand-based artist Maddie Leach. It is sited on old gasometer land gifted by Bord Gáis to Cork City Council in the late 1980s.More.....


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Call for lease proposals-Lord Mayor's Pavilion Fitzgerald's Park

Proposals are invited by Cork City Council from creative/entrepreneurial/cultural

individuals or groups for the commercial letting of the Lord Mayors Pavillion. More.....


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Cork City Fire Brigade Community Fire Safety Vehicle Re-launch

Cork City Fire Department is re-launched their Community Fire Safety vehicle on Monday November 30th 2015 outside the Cork City Council Civic Offices at 11.00am.More.....


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Christmas Parking arrangements in Cork City

More christmas parking arrangements announced for Cork City . More......


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Smarter Parking for Cork City Shoppers this Christmas

Cork City Council, in collaboration with the City Centre Forum, is working to introduce measures to encourage and facilitate visitors to the city centre during the festive season. More......


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Book of Condolence for the friends and families of the victims of the Paris attacks

The Lord Mayor of Cork Cllr. Chris O’Leary opened a Book of Condolence in The Atrium, City Hall for the friends and families of the victims of the Paris attacks.More......


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Pride of Place Awards 2015

The all-Ireland awards, run by Co-operation Ireland and a Pride of Place steering committee, were presented in Ennis on Saturday night.More.....


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Cork City Council wins Chambers Ireland Excellence in Local Government Award

Cork City Council  was awarded a Chambers Ireland Excellence in Local Government Award, last night for its contribution to the 'I wish' initiative. More....


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Built Heritage Investment Scheme 2016

The Department of Arts, Heritage & the Gaeltacht has announced a small-grants scheme to assist owners and occupiers of protected structures and significant buildings. More.......


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Cork City Council welcomes Apple 1000 jobs announcement

Cork City Council are delighted that computer giant Apple has said it intends to expand its campus in Cork and provide space for 1,000 further staff by the middle of 2017.  More.....


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CORK’S OLIVER PLUNKETT STREET WINS GREAT STREET AWARD

Cork’s Oliver Plunkett Street was announced as the winner of ‘The Great Street Award 2016’ by The Academy of Urbanism in the UK. More.....


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Choice Based Letting

 The Choice Based Letting Scheme (CBL) has gone live on Wednesday, 4th November 2015.More.....


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Lord Mayor welcomes Purple Flag Award for Cork City Centre.

The Lord Mayor of Cork, Cllr Chris O’Leary accepted the Purple Flag award on behalf of the people of Cork City on Tuesday November 3rd at a ceremony in Guildford, UK . More.......


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Local Companies Compete at ‘Ireland’s Best Young Entrepreneur’ Regional Finals

Three local business owners and new start-ups from Cork City, all under the age of 30, have gone head-to-head with other winners from South Cork, Cork North and West and Waterford at the regional final of ‘Ireland’s Best Young Entrepreneur’ competition.More.....


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Cork Sweeps the Pedometer Challenge Led by Cork City Council Sweepers!

Cork Employees take 1st, 2nd and 3rd place with a combined 8 Million Steps! More.....


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The Inter-Agency Emergency Management

The Inter-Agency Emergency Management Office in the South Region, on behalf of the Health Service Executive South, An Garda Síochána Cork City Division and Cork City Council has, as required by European and Irish legislation, published a Public Consultation notice. More.....


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Cork City Council Corporate Plan 2015 - 2019

Cork City Council is pleased to present its Corporate Plan for the period 2015 to 2019.  The plan was adopted by the Elected Members of Cork City Council at their meeting held on the 22nd of June 2015. More......


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Cork Showcased as Ideal Location for Eco Datacentres

On Friday, October 9th, Cork City Council, with the support of CorkBIC, IDA and Cork Chamber of Commerce, hosted a think-tank event in the Clarion Hotel Cork. More....


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Cork City Council Wins Award at N.I.S.O. Awards 2015

The National Irish Safety Organisation Awards took place in Galway on Friday 2nd October 2015 with it being Cork City Council’s third entry into the NISO Awards.More.....


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Mardyke Gardens nominated in the Irish Landscape Awards 2015.

We are delighted to announce that Fitzgerald’s Park ‘Mardyke Gardens’ has been nominated in the ILI(Irish Landscape Institute) Irish Landscape Awards 2015. More......


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Cork’s Potential as a Prime Location for Data Storage and Data Centre Development

Cork City Council, with the support of CorkBIC, IDA and the Cork Chamber of Commerce will host a stakeholder engagement event on Friday 9th October at the Clarion Hotel in Cork.More.....


Notice of Proposals to make Cork City Council Bye-Laws

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The Report of the Cork Local Government Review Committee

The report of the Cork Local Government Committee into local government arrangements in Cork was launched today. More......


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Age Friendly Business Recognition Programme

Age Friendly Business Recognition Programme, Free information seminar, Wednesday 9th September 2015 6.30 p.m. Pegasus 4, Clarion Hotel, Lapp’s Quay.  More....


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Cork City Centre Implementation Plan

Cork City Council has formed a Steering Group to direct the implementation of the City Centre Strategy and its constituent projects.  More.....


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Pedestrian Count Report

Pedestrian Count Report for Q2-2015 is now available. More....


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Lord Mayor Hosts North Monastery Students Travelling to Shanghai

On Wednesday 15Th July, 2015 the Lord Mayor of Cork, Councillor Chris O' Leary wished bon voyage to a group of 6 students from the North Monastery School. More......


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A Story of European Funding in the Southern and Eastern region of Ireland

We are happy to announce that the video screened at the launch event for a major ERDF co-funded investment package of €500 million for the Southern and Eastern region. More......


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Draft Development Contribution Scheme 2015-2016

Cork City Council’s Strategic Planning & Economic Development Directorate has prepared a Draft Development Contribution Scheme 2015-2016. More.....


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Clontarf Bridge Closed

Please be advised that Clontarf Bridge closed yesterday morning to vehicular and pedestrian traffic. More......


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Cork City Council, Cork Education and Training Board, University College Cork and Cork Institute of Technology sign Memorandum of Understanding on Learning

Cork City Council, Cork Education and Training Board, University College Cork and Cork Institute of Technology recognise the necessity to continually improve skills and human capital through learning. More.....


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Electric Vehicle Parking at Charge Points in Cork

EV parking has been possible with the introduction of new legislation by the Department of Transport, which allows local authorities to designate parking spaces for electric vehicle charging.  More.......


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Public Workshop to inform Cork City’s Ireland 2016 Centenary Programme

Cork City’s plans to commemorate 1916 will include a very wide and exciting range of cultural and community activities, involving young and old alike. More.......


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Submission by Cork City Council to the Cork Local Government Review Committee on the future Governance of Cork

Submission by Cork City Council to the Cork Local Government Review Committee on the future Governance of Cork.  More.....


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Structures at Risk Fund 2015

Cork City Council is delighted that the two applications that were submitted to the Department of Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht . More.......


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Living City Initiative

Today, Tuesday 5th of May 2015, Cork City Council announces details of the Living City Initiative. More.......


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Operation of Black Ash Park & Ride facility on Friday 1st and Saturday 2nd May 2015

Black Ash Park and Ride will operate as normal today. More...


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NOTICE OF PROPOSAL TO MAKE CORK CITY ROAD TRAFFIC (SPECIAL SPEED LIMIT) BYE-LAWS 2015 FOR N40 SOUTH RING ROAD, SARSFIELD ROAD AND BANDON ROAD INTERCHANGES AND ANCILLARY ROADS

Notice of Proposal to make Cork City Road Traffic (Special Speed Limit) Bye-Laws 2015 for N40 South Ring Road, Sarsfield Road and Bandon Road Interchanges and Ancillary Roads. More.....


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Skehard Road Realignment & Renewal Project

Cork City Council proposes to realign and renew Skehard Road between it’s junctions with Parkhill and Bessboro Road. More.....


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Book of Condolence for the Family and Friends of Karen Buckley

At 1pm Tuesday April 21st, the Lord Mayor Cllr. Mary Shields opened a Book of Condolence for the family and friends of Karen Buckley in the atrium of the Civic Offices, City Hall, Cork.More......


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Notice of Making of the Cork City Development Plan 2015-2021

Notice of Making of the Cork City Development Plan 2015-2021.  More.....


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City Centre Movement Strategy - Part 8 Planning Notice

Cork City Council proposes to undertake development works as part of Phase 1 and Phase 2 of the City Centre Movement Strategy.  More.....


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Referendums

Thirty-fourth Amendment of the Constitution (Marriage Equality) Bill 2015. More.......


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App for Children with Autism launched in City Hall’

Cork City Hall was the scene of an alien invasion this week as it hosted the launch of an app aimed at helping children develop the skills they need to operate comfortably in social situations.More.....


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René Böll Exhibition

René Böll exhibition-“Cilliní on Achill Island and the Currane” At Cork City Hall 02 – 24 April 2015. More.....


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Cork City Council Submission to the Cork Local Government Review Group

On 15th January 2015 the Minister for the Environment, Community & Local Government Mr. Alan Kelly T.D. appointed a statutory committee to review the Cork City Boundary and other Local Government arrangements in Cork.More......


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Micheál O Muircheartaigh entertains at Cork Central Library for Seachtain na Gaeilge:

Micheál O Muircheartaigh held an audience spellbound at the Central Library, Grand Parade, Cork on Wednesday March 18th as part of Seachtain na Gaeilge2015.More.....


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Irish Military Archives historical exhibition on the Irish Volunteers

LOCATION: Cork City and County Archives, Seamus Murphy Building, 32 Great William O’Brien Street, Blackpool.More.....


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Draft Plaques Procedures and Policy Document

City Council Commemorative Committee is seeking comments and input from the public on draft plaques procedures and policy document.  More....


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Structures at Risk Fund 2015

Cork City Council in conjunction with the Department of Arts, Heritage & the Gaeltacht are inviting applications for the “Structures at Risk Fund” for 2015. More......


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Lord Mayor's Community & Voluntary Awards 2015 - Closing date 13th March.

The Lord Mayor has launched the 2015 Community & Voluntary Awards.More......


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Local Community Heritage Grant Scheme 2015 and Local Heritage Publication Grant Scheme 2015

Applications are sought by Cork City Council, for the Local Community Heritage Grant 2015. More.......


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Launch of the Lord Mayor’s St. Patrick’s Festival Charities Ball 2015

The Lord Mayor of Cork, Cllr. Mary Shields has today announced that she will be hosting the Lord Mayor’s St. Patrick’s Festival Charities Ball on Friday 13th March in the Concert Hall, City Hall, Cork. More......


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Cold Weather Salting Routes

Cork City Council has defined salting routes (shown below) which prioritise main traffic routes, bus routes and other areas such as those adjacent to hospitals and schools.  More.....


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City Council Christmas Opening Hours –

City Hall Civic Offices on Anglesea Street will be closed from Wednesday December 24th, 2014 to Monday December 29th.More.......


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Cork Convention Bureau Ambassador's Awards Event

Cork Convention Bureau Ambassador's Awards Event was held on December 4th.  More.....


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Draft Cork City Development Plan 2015 -21

The Proposed Amendments to Volume 1-3 of the Draft Cork City Development Plan 2015 -21. More.........


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WHO Presentation for Cork City's commitment to WHO European Healthy Cities

The Lord Mayor of Cork Councillor Mary Shields today accepted a prestigious certificate from the World Health Organisation on behalf of Cork City.  More.....


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Cork City Scoop Three prizes at 2014 IPB Co-operation Ireland Pride Of Place Winners Announced At Gala Ceremony

Cork picked a number of the prizes in the in the IPB Co-operation Ireland Pride of Place Awards announced last Saturday night. More.....


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Coca-Cola Zero® Bikes launches its Website

Coca-Cola Zero® Bikes launches its website for the regional bike-share scheme in Galway, Limerick and Cork. The pre-registration phase of the bike schemes has now commenced.More.....


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Christmas Parking 2014

Christmas Parking in Cork City 2014.More.......


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Cork City Library wins Best Local Authority Library Service

Public Sector Magazine, the main periodical covering public service issues in Ireland, has selected Cork City Libraries as outright winner for Best Local Authority Library Service, for 2014.More......


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Cork City Profile 2014

On Tuesday 7th October the Deputy Lord Mayor of Cork, Cllr Ken O'Flynn launched “Cork City Profile 2014 – A statistical and geographical profile of Cork City Local Authority area focused on Health and Social Inclusion” in The Millennium Hall at 10.00am.More.....


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Shopping made easy at the English Market - Value Parking with Cork City Council Car Parks

When shopping in the English Market why not park in one of the City Council car parks to avail of great value parking.  More......


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Proposed Protocol for the authorisation of erection of temporary posters/notices on Cork City Council property to advertise public meetings/events.

Proposed Protocol for the authorisation of erection of temporary posters/notices on Cork City Council property to advertise public meetings/events.  More....


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Two new Black Swan Cygnets at the Lough

The Lord Mayor released two Black Swan cygnets into the Lough.  More.....


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Draft Scheme for Strategic Policy Committees 2014-2019 and Call for Nominations

Following the Local Elections 2014, it is necessary for each local authority to establish new Strategic Policy Committees in line with the Guidelines published by the DoECLG. More.....


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Launch of the new publication by Cork City Council, Archaeological Excavations at South Main Street 2003-2005

The Deputy Lord Mayor Cllr. Kenneth O’ Flynn officially launched the publication Archaeological Excavations at South Main Street 2003-2005 on 26th August 20014 in the Council Chambers, City Hall, Cork.More......


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City Centre Strategy

In 2013 Cork City Council commissioned Colliers International to prepare a strategy. More......


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Farranferris Local Area Plan

Notice of decision to extend duration of the Farranferris Local Area Plan from 13th July 2015 to 13th July 2019. More......


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Cork City and County Archives Launches Online Catalogue of Collections

Cork City and County Archives has launched an online catalogue containing detailed descriptions of records and manuscripts in the Archives that are available for public research.More.....


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Firefighter Alex O'Shea breaks the Guinness World Record at the Cork City Marathon.

Alex O'Shea crossed the line in a stunning three hours, 41 minutes and 10 seconds - shaving almost an hour off the previous record, set at the London Marathon earlier this year.More.....


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Cork as an Age Friendly City

The Cork Age Friendly City programme is a new initiative to bring a focus on the needs of older people in the city.More........


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Mahon Local Area Plan 2014

The Mahon Local Area Plan 2014 was made by the Elected Members of Cork City Council.More.......


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Cork City Council Local Elections 2014 - Election Results

The following persons have been elected as members of Cork City Council for the period 2014-2019. More.....


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Lord Mayor attended City Development Plan Exhibition in Blackpool

The Lord Mayor, Cllr Catherine Clancy, welcomed the public consultation on the recently published Draft Cork City Development Plan when she visited a public consultation on its contents on Friday lunchtime at Blackpool Shopping Centre.More.....


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Cork LGBT Awareness Week 12th-18th May 2014

Events to celebrate LGBT  ( Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender)  awareness week 2014 commenced on Monday 12th May with a launch in  the Atrium, Civic Offices, City Hall at 5.00 p.m. by Lord Mayor Cllr. Catherine Clancy. More.....


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Variation No 11(Mahon Local Area Plan) of the Cork City Development Plan 2009 – 2015

Variation No 11(Mahon Local Area Plan) of the Cork City Development Plan 2009 – 2015 was adopted on the 24th March. More.....

  


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Irish Water

Irish Water is the new national water utility and is now responsible for managing the delivery of water services to homes and businesses in Ireland.More......


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Minister turns sod on first phase of new housing in Knocknaheeny on Thursday 8th May at 11am, as part of an ambitious plan to regenerate the Cork North West Quarter of the City.

Minister for Housing, Jan O’Sullivan, TD joined Lord Mayor of Cork, Councillor Catherine Clancy and City Manager Dan Buggy on Thursday 8th May 2014 at 11 am.  More......


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Freedom of the City 2014 - President Michael D. Higgins

At a special meeting of Council held on Thursday, April 24th, 2014, the Lord Mayor of Cork, Cllr. Catherine Clancy and Cork City Council bestowed the Freedom of the City of Cork on President Michael D. Higgins.  More..........


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Cork City Painting Grant Scheme 2014

Cork City Council has announced details of its Painting Grant Scheme 2014 being run by its Strategic Planning and Economic Development Directorate. A total fund of €15,000 has been allocated to incentivise improvements in the appearance of buildings on key streets in central Cork. The closing date for the receipt of applications is Friday, 16st of May, 2014. More......


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Draft Cork City Development Plan 2015

Draft Cork City Development Plan 2015 – 2021 has been issued for consultation. More......


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Draft Cork City Heritage Plan 2014 – 2018

The draft Cork City Heritage Plan 2014-2018 is now available for public comment.  More......


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Building Control Regulations and Commencement Notices

In accordance with the Building Control (Amendment) Regulations, 2014, Commencement Notices and 7 Day Notices for construction work must now be submitted online. More.....


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Cork CoderDojo Kids take flight to sister city San Francisco

The Lord Mayor Cllr Catherine Clancy welcomed 5 young people aged 12-13 from CIT Blackrock Castle Observatory’s CoderDojo to City Hall on Friday 28th March.  More......


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Weather Warning for Wind for Cork issued by Met Eireann at 09:00 Friday, 14-Feb-2014

Weather Warning for Wind for Cork issued by Met Eireann at 09:00 Friday, 14-Feb-2014. More.....


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Free Parking Initiative Spring 2014

Following the successful pre Christmas free parking initiative at Cork City Council’s multi-storey car parks and the Black Ash park and ride, Cork City Council is delighted to announce additional free parking services commencing this weekend, to assist shoppers in the city centre.More.....


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Fógraíonn Comhairle Cathrach Chorcaí seoladh Deontais Tionscadal Gaeilge 2014.

Ar an Máirt 28ú Eanáir d’fhógair Comhairle Cathrach Chorcaí  seoladh  Deontais Tionscadal Gaeilge 2014.  Breis Eolas......


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Cork featured on BBC Radio 4.

The BBC broadcaster Peter Day recently travelled to Cork to find out what life is really like in a country just recently realised from the constraints of an EU bailout. More....


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Cork City Council Heritage Grant 2014

Applications are sought by Cork City Council for the Heritage Grants 2014. MOre.....


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Lord Mayor’s St. Patrick’s Festival Charities Ball 2014

The Lord Mayor’s St. Patrick’s Festival Charities Ball 2014 will take place on Friday 14th March 2014 in City Hall, Cork.  More....


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Proposed Alterations to Draft Mahon Local Area Plan

Cork City Council has prepared the Proposed Material Alterations to the Draft Mahon Local Area Plan. More.......


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Proposed Variation No 11 (Mahon Local Area Plan) of the Cork City Development Plan 2009 – 2015

Cork City Council has prepared the Proposed Variation No 11 (Mahon Local Area Plan). More......


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ITS Ireland Award “Recognising Excellence in Deploying ITS” for 2013

Cork City Council was selected to receive the ITS Ireland Award “Recognising Excellence in Deploying ITS” for 2013 which Cork shared with Kildare Co. Co as joint winners in the competition. More.....


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A major award for Cork at the Urban Awards Ceremony in London.

The Lord Mayor of Cork, Cllr. Catherine Clancy, was presented with a major award for Cork at the Urban Awards Ceremony in London. Cork was voted the winner in the “The Great Town” category by members of the Academy of Urbanism.  More....


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Cork City and County Councils win Award.

City and County Councils won the Chambers Ireland Excellence In Local Government Award last night in the Joint Local Authority Initiative category. The winning project was Cork Innovates.  More......


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WARNING OF INTERRUPTION TO WATER SUPPLY:

Due to a serious break in a Trunk Water Main in Cattle Market Street Area, Residents and Business Owners in the following areas may experience some loss of supply. More.....


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Cork will light up for Christmas this Sunday

Brendan O'Connor Glows with pride at invitation to turn on Cork’s Christmas lights on Sunday 17 November at 6pm. More......


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Lord Mayor thanks attendees and organisers of successful Cork, Towards an age friendly city conference

On Wednesday 6th November  the Lord Mayor of Cork Cllr Catherine Clancy thanked Cork’s older citizens for attending the  Cork -Towards an Age-Friendly city conference held on Monday November 4th in such unprecedented numbers.  More.....


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Cork City Council Wins Award (Regional) at NISO Awards 2013

The National Irish Safety Organisation Awards took place in Galway on Friday 4th October 2013. It was Cork City Council’s first entry into the NISO Awards and we secured a major award on the night. More......


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Lord Mayor of Cork announces details in City Hall of the Chanticleer Choral Workshop and Concert being given by the members of Chanticleer. More

On Thursday, 3rd October, 2013, the Lord Mayor of Cork announced details in City Hall of the Chanticleer Choral Workshop and Concert being given by the members of Chanticleer.  More......


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Irish YouTube Sensations, Seo Linn, to headline Cork Rebel Week concert in Port of Cork

Irish YouTube Sensations, Seo Linn, to headline Cork Rebel Week concert in Port of Cork.  More


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Lord Mayor announces details of Cork - Towards an Age-Friendly City Conference

On Tuesday 1 October 2013 (International Day of Older Persons), the  Lord Mayor of Cork Cllr. Catherine Clancy announced details of a conference to be held on Monday 4th November in the Concert Hall. More....


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Lord Mayor’s Coffee Morning in aid of Marymount Hospice

The Lord Mayor's Coffee Morning in aid of Marymount Hospice, held in the Millennium Hall this morning was a tremendous success. More....


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Red and White flag of Cork at the Tramore Valley Park

Cork City Council in association with East Cork Crane Hire showed their support  for the Cork Senior Hurling Team by flying the red and white flag of Cork at the Tramore Valley Park. More.....


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Arrangements for the Homecoming of the Cork Senior Hurling Team on Monday, 9th September, 2013.

As yesterday Senior All-Ireland Hurling match was a draw, the homecoming will be deferred until after the game has been replayed. More.....


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Notice of Preparation of Draft Mahon Local Area Plan

Notice is hereby given, pursuant to Section 20 (3) of the Planning and Development Acts 2000-2013, that Cork City Council has prepared a draft local area plan for the Mahon area of Cork City and proposes to make the plan.  More.......


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The Cork Business Association are asking our business community to support all our Cork Teams!

The Cork Business Association are asking our business community to support all our Cork Teams by getting the red and white flags and buntings up throughout the city. More.......


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Cork Public Bike Share Scheme – Public Information Session

The National Transport Authority and Cork City Council have prepared proposals for a Public Bike Sharing Scheme in Cork City Centre. More.....


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Cities for the Future: Learning from the Global to the Local-A Cork City Gathering Flagship event

Cities for the Future: learning from the global to the local is part of a new initiative called EcCoWell which, by building on areas of common interest, aims to create cities which offer their citizens a better quality of life.  More


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Transportation Division Public Counter - Change of Opening Hours

Please note that the opening hours of the Transportation Public Counter at Cork City Council’s Civic Offices, Anglesea Street will change with effect from Monday 29th July, 2013.  More.......


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The “Spirit of Mother Jones Festival” Cork 2013.

The Cork Mother Jones Committee will hold the Spirit of Mother Jones Festival 2013  in historic Shandon from Tuesday 30th July to Thursday 1st August 2013. More.......


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Jedward receive their very own Rebel Passports

Jedward received their very own Rebel Passports on a special visit to Cork City Hall on July 16th.  More ......


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Cork University Hospital’s Children’s Unit announced as Official Charity Partner of Cork Rebel Week 2013

As part of the Cork Rebel Week celebrations later this year, the People’s Republic of Cork will “officially” become “independent” for one day on October 16th.  More.....


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National Recreation Week June 24th to 30th

National Recreation Week is a joint initiative between the Department of Children and Youth and Local Authorities.  More......


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Cork City Council Promotes Alternative Family Events on Bonfire Night

Summer fun nights, alternative family events on Bonfire Night, Sunday, June 23rd supported by Cork CIty Council.  More......


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CIT and Cork City and County Councils Water Technology Group for the Cork Region : Phase 2 launch

The second phase of the Innovation hub to address Ireland’s water infrastructure was launched in the Nimbus Centre, Cork Institute of Technology on Monday 10th June.More.....


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Northside Business Programme

The inaugural event of Northside for Business Programme was  announced by the Lord Mayor on Thursday 6th June a 5pm at Heineken Ireland’s  Kiln hospitality suite.  More......


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National Opening Event for Bike Week in Cork

Bike Week 2013 runs from 15th to 23rd June and this year the National Opening Event will be held in Cork on Sunday 16th June, with lots of cycling activities for all ages throughout the week.  More...... 


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Calling Cork Businesses to the Rebel Passport Roadshow

Since the first batch came off the printers, organisers of Cork Rebel Week have been inundated with applications for the coveted Rebel Passport.  More......


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Cork Celebrates Africa Day

Cork will be alive with the sights and sounds of Africa tomorrow (Saturday May 25th).  More.....


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2013 – 2018 NOISE ACTION PLAN

Cork County Council and Cork City Council have prepared a draft 2013-2018 Noise Action Plan (NAP) as required by the Environmental Noise Regulations 2006, for the area known as the Cork Agglomeration.More....


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Cork City Council unveils plans for Africa Day Event

 On Saturday, 18th May  at Central Library Grand Parade Cork details were announced of  Cork City Council ‘s events to celebrate Africa Day 2013. More......


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Start Your Own Business at UCC

Graduates with a great business idea may discover just the kick-start they need from the IGNITE Graduate Business Innovation Programme at UCC which is funded by Cork City Council in partnership with Cork County Council, Cork County & City Enterprise Boards and Bank of Ireland.More.....


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Cork and its Business Diaspora: harnessing a natural resource

Play your part in bringing together the most influential members of the Global Cork Business Network....Calling the sons and daughters of Cork.  More....


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Domestic Water Metering Survey

Cork City Council is commencing survey of domestic water connections in order to gather information to support the proposed roll-out of domestic water metering.  More........


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Public Meeting - City Development Plan - 5.30pm, 15th May 2013, Imperial Hotel, South Mall, Cork

Cork City Council is preparing a new City Development Plan for the period of 2015 - 2021.  More.......


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Draft Metropolitan Cork Joint Retail Strategy for Cork City Council, Cork County Council and the Town Councils of Cobh and Midleton

Notice is hereby given that Cork County Council and Cork City Council have prepared a ‘Draft Metropolitan Cork Joint Retail Strategy’ for the Metropolitan Area of Cork, including Cork city and suburbs, and the towns of Ballincollig, Blarney, Carrigaline, Carrigtwohill, Cobh, Douglas, Glanmire, Midleton, Passage West.  More.....


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Cork City Joint Policing Committee

Cork City Joint Policing Committee met on Monday 4 March in the Clarion Hotel in Cork.  Guest speaker on the day was Mr. Robert K. Olson, Chief Inspector of the Garda Inspectorate, Dublin. More....


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French Travel Bible Heaps Praise on Cork

'Le Guide du Routard', the travel bible of the French-speaking world, has heaped praise on our city and urged French tourists to visit this year.More....


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Cork Formalises Silicon Valley Connections

Cork City Council and Cork Chamber sign Memorandum of Understanding with Irish Technology Leadership Group (ITLG) on 22nd of January 2013. More.....


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The Gathering Local Community Fund Grants

Under the Gathering Local Community Fund , Cork City Council was allocated €30,000 to assist local Gathering events which will take place throughout 2013. More.....


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Be Winter Ready

In preparation for the winter period Cork City Council  in association with other agencies in the region have produced the following brochure. More.....


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Global Technology leaders to convene in Cork for ITLG summit in the year of the Gathering.

A major summit of global business leaders, high level executives, entrepreneurs and investors from US and Ireland will convene in Cork.More...


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Cork City Council launches comprehensive report on Social Inclusion

On Wednesday 19th December 2012  at an event in the Clarion Hotel Cork, Cork City Council launched  “Building co-ordination around communities and local needs: the future of a more inclusive Europe. More....


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Knocknaheeny Youth Music Initiative Evaluation Launched

The “Cork Academy of Music Knocknaheeny Youth Music Initiative. An evaluation” report was launched on the 20th of December 2012 at the Cork Academy of Music. More.....


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The Discovery Science Festival 2012

The Discovery Science Festival is the key event of Science Week Ireland in Cork, with a schedule spanning a fortnight of shows, workshops to schools and family activities.More....


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Launch of Fourth Cork Walks Trail

The Launch by the Lord Mayor Councillor John Buttimer of the fourth Cork Walks Trail - University Walk, took place on Thursday, September 20th at 6pm.  More.....


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Four Community Meetings for The Gathering Ireland 2013 to be held in Cork

Cork will host four community meetings in advance of The Gathering Ireland 2013, the national tourism initiative launched earlier this year by An Taoiseach Enda Kenny. More....


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Public invited to sign up for Severe Weather SMS Alerts and Mailing List Service.

Following on from the commitment given by the City Manager Mr  Tim Lucey in June Cork City Council has introduced a severe weather SMS alert and mailing list service.More....


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To Business Owners whose properties incurred damage during the flooding event of June 28th, 2012.

The Department of Environment, Community and Local Government has asked Cork City Council to gather information in order to estimate the extent to which businesses in Cork were affected by the flooding events of June 28th last.More......


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National Day of Commemoration Ceremony

The National Day of Commemoration Ceremony, to honour all those Irishmen and Irishwomen who died in past wars or on service with the United Nations, was held held  Sunday, 8th July at Fitzgerald’s Park, Cork.


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Emergency payments available to those affected by Cork Flooding

The Department of Social Protection has issued details of emergency payments available to those affeted by Cork Flooding. More....


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Lord Mayor Praises City response to Flooding Crisis

On Friday 29th June 2012, The Lord Mayor of Cork, Cllr. John Buttimer congratulated City council staff, emergency services and the people of Cork for their response to the flooding emergency. More....


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Cork City Council Elects New Lord Mayor

At the Annual Meeting of Cork City Council held on Friday 22nd June 2012  Cllr John Buttimer (FG) was elected Lord Mayor of Cork. More.....


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Lord Mayor's Community and Voluntary Awards 2012

The Lord Mayor’s Community & Voluntary Awards 2012 were announced and presented in the Concert Hall,City Hall, Cork on Tuesday June 12th. More......


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Public consultation on improving the lives of children and young people.

On Monday 11th June 2012 Frances Fitzgerald TD,  Minister for Children and Youth Affairs, launched a public consultation process on improving the lives of children and young people. More….


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Marina Park Landscape Design Contract Awarded

The contract to design Ireland's first large scale urban wetlands and park  surrounding a modern sports stadium, which it is hoped will act as a catalyst project for the redevelopment of Cork Docklands, has been awarded by Cork City Council.More.....


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ConnectIreland.com - Help Create Jobs in Ireland

Cork City Council supports the "Succeed in Ireland" initiative launched by the government on 8th March 2012 which aims to create 5,000 jobs within 5 years.  More........


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Family Fun Day on Easter Saturday at the Coal Quay Market, Cornmarket Street 

 The Coal Quay Market, on Cornmarket Street, Cork, hosted a Family Fun Day on Easter Saturday, 7th April 2012, from 9am to 3pm. More ........


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Cork Delegation to strengthen business ties with San Francisco

The Lord Mayor of Cork, Cllr. Terry Shannon and Cork Chamber held a joint press briefing on Wednesday, 28 March to outline details of the forthcoming joint delegation to San Francisco. More....


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Lifetime Lab goes to Luxembourg

Primary School children in Luxembourg will get the opportunity to experience hands on science and maths workshops when Cork’s foremost science centre Lifetime Lab travels to Luxembourg to participate in “Discovering the World Week” from March 26th to 30th 2012. More....


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The 9th Cork Lifelong Learning Festival

On Friday March 9th  in the Council Chamber,City Hall, Cork,  the Lord Mayor of Cork Cllr Terry Shannon was  joined by his counterpart Cllr Niall Ó Donnghaile, Lord Mayor of Belfast to launch this year’s Cork Lifelong Learning Festival. More.....


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Lord Mayor launches Civic and Mayoral Museum

On Thursday 23rd February in the Lord Mayor’s Chamber, City Hall, Cork, the Lord Mayor Cllr. Terry Shannon announced the launch of the Cork Civic and Mayoral Museum. More..........


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Cork City Council announces re-organisation of Senior Management Team

On Tuesday February 7th Cork City Manager, Tim Lucey, announced a restructuring of the Council’s Management Team and Directorates taking into account recent and impending retirements of senior staff of the organisation.


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World Health Organisation designates Cork a Healthy City    The World Health Organisation (WHO) has designated Cork as a ‘Healthy City’. Designated with Copenhagen (Denmark) and Nantes (France); Cork city can now present itself internationally as a city that is prioritising the health of its citizens.  Cork joins the Irish cities of Belfast, Galway and Waterford that have been designated already. More...

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Silicon Republic lists interview with Denis Collins, chairman of it@cork as one of the top 10 business videos of 2011.

Silicon Republic, Ireland’s leading technology news website, has listed an interview with Denis Collins, Chairman of it@cork as one of the top 10 business videos of 2011. More.....


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Lord Mayor receives Official Car from Ford Ireland

Following a tradition established in 1989, the Ford Motor Company recently delivered to the office of the Lord Mayor the free use of the company’s flagship car,the Mondeo Titanium 2.0 TDCI, for the year. More....


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Cork Signs Major Agreement with Wuxi City in China

The Lord Mayor of Cork, Cllr. Terry Shannon signed an agreement with Wuxi – a city of 6.8 million people in Jiangsu Province, just west of Cork’s Sister City Shanghai. The agreement is part of the City’s strategy to build contacts in the key Yangtze Delta region. More...


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Lord Mayor Hails Confucius Institute's Success

The Lord Mayor of Cork, Cllr. Terry Shannon congratulated the Confucius Institute in UCC on its stunning achievement at the 6th Confucius Institute Conference in Beijing at which the UCC Confucius Institute was awarded the title of "Confucius Institute of the Year".


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Reception for Probation Community Service Team

Deputy Lord Mayor, Cllr Tony Fitzgerald, held a special reception on Monday December 12th  to acknowledge the work carried out in the City by the Probation Community Service team on behalf of Cork City Council.More....


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Lord Mayor Signs Tourism Agreement in China

On Friday December 9th the Lord Mayor of Cork, Cllr. Terry Shannon signed an Agreement with Mr. Fan Chang An, Secretary General of the Shenzhen Tourism Association on the first leg of his three city visit to China. More...


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Retirement Function for City Council Staff

Cork City Council recently honoured staff who retired from the organisation in 2011 at an event in City Hall. More....


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Cork-a Scrapbook through Time

Cork-a Scrapbook through Time (a photographic comparison) by Eabha Landers was launched in Cork City Library by Lord Mayor Cllr. Terry Shannon on Tuesday 29th November 2011.


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Switching on of Cork Christmas Retail and City Centre Lights

Friday November 25th saw the switching on of the Christmas Retail and City Centre Lights. Organised by Cork City Council, the city centre was transformed into a hive of activity as Cork gears up for the lighting of the City Centre Christmas lights. More...


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A Cork Christmas Celebration

The official opening of A Cork Christmas Celebration took place at 6.00 p.m. on Friday 25th November with the City of Cork Male Voice Choir performing various Christmas songs on the Nano Nagle Boardwalkbefore the festival was officially opened and its Christmas Lights turned on by renowned comedian Maeve Higgins at 6.30pm. More...


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Civic Reception to honour the Sponsors and Organisers of the Evening Echo Womens Mini Marathon

On Tuesday 15th November the Lord Mayor of Cork, Cllr. Terry Shannon and Cork City Council hosted a Civic Reception to honour the Sponsors and Organisers of the Evening Echo Womens Mini Marathon on the occasion of the 30th staging of the event.


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New 30 km/h Speed Zone for Cork City Centre

To improve the overall environment and comfort/safety for pedestrians in Cork City Centre, a 30 km/h speed limit zone is being introduced from 16th November 2011. The purpose of the 30 km/h zone is to give the City Centre a higher profile in terms of being pedestrian/shopper/visitor friendly. It will not involve any restrictions to the City Centre/parking on-street or access to car parks. More.....


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Cork City groups win three awards at the recent All Island Pride of Place Awards ceremony held in Gorey.

Cork City groups win three awards at the recent All Island Pride of Place Awards ceremony held in Gorey. Togher Community Association won first place in the category Community Enhancement Project.More.....


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Cork City Council issues warning regarding bogus callers to homes in the city.

Cork City Council has been advised that bogus callers alleging to be from the Water Services Section of Cork City Council are operating within the city. Cork City Council advises the public to be aware of such callers and reminds the public that all Cork City Council water services staff carry official identification cards. More....


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Cork City Council wins Chambers Ireland Award for English Market

At the Excellence in Local Government Awards held on Wednesday November 9th  Cork City Council won the Partnership with Business category for the success of the business partnership between Cork City Council, the English Market traders and the Aramark Property Management Company. More... 


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Cork City Council invites applications for Economic Proposition Report on Cork Docklands

Cork City Council has advertised for  a multi-disciplinary consultancy team to prepare an economic proposition report for the Cork Docklands. The purpose of this project is to deliver a report to Cork City Council on the long-term positioning of Cork Docklands as a “Location for Global Economic Investment”. More..


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Jeremy Irons signs up as ambassador for Cork Screen Commission

The Cork Screen Commission (CSC) is delighted to announce that Oscar-winning actor Jeremy Irons has signed up to be an ambassador for CSC, which is a jointly funded initiative by Cork City Council and Cork County Council. More...


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Price reductions for Kinsale Road Landfill site announced

Cork City Council has announced that reductions of between 20% and 37.5%  in charges for disposals of particular categories of waste at the Landfill Site Kinsale Road will come into effect from Monday 17th October 2011


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Cork Walks 2011

The third section of Cork Walks, the City Centre Island, was launched by Lord Mayor, Cllr Terry Shannon on Thursday the 22nd of September as part of European Mobility Week 2011 celebrations.


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Lord Mayor calls for support of Penny Dinners Sponsored Sunday initiative in CorkThe Lord Mayor of Cork, Cllr. Terry Shannon has called on the people of Cork to support the Cork  Penny Dinners Sponsored Sunday initiative. More,,,,,,,

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Reception for delegation of Cork School Principals and City Council officials travelling to Shanghai

On Wednesday 5th October 2011 the Lord Mayor of Cork, Cllr. Terry Shannon hosted a farewell reception for a delegation of Cork City Council Officials and School Principals at his offices in  City Hall, Cork..The delegation left for China on Saturday 8th October for a eight-day visit. More.......


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Lord Mayor of Coventry pays Courtesy Visit to Lord Mayor of Cork

On September 22, 2011 the Lord Mayor of Cork, Councillor Terry Shannon and his wife the Lady Mayoress, Ursula Shannon welcomed the Lord Mayor of Coventry, Councillor Keiran Mullhall to City Hall for a courtesy visit.....


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Edna O'Brien wins 2011 Frank O'Connor International Short Story Award

Edna O'Brien's short story collection Saints and Sinners has won the 2011 Frank O'Connor International Short Story Award. More.....


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The Lady Mayoress' Coffee Morning in aid of Marymount Hospice

The Lady Mayoress, Ursula Shannon, hosted a Coffee Morning in the Millennium Hall, City Hall, on 15th September 2011 in aid of Marymount Hospice, Curraheen, Cork. More.....


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Return of the Coal Quay Saturday Market to Cornmarket Street

The Coal Quay Saturday Market relocated to Cornmarket Street from Emmet Place on August 13th after substantial streetscape renovations. More........


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Cardinal Raymond L Burke pays courtesy visit to Lord Mayor

On Monday July 11th Cardinal Raymond L Burke, Archbishop-emeritus of the Archdiocese of St. Louis, currently Prefect of the Supreme Tribunal of the Apostolic Signatura in Rome paid a courtesy visit to the Lord Mayor of Cork, Cllr Terry Shannon, accompanied by Bishop John Buckley, Catholic Bishop of the Diocese of Cork and Ross.


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Cork marks National Day of Commemoration with ceremony in Fitzgerald Park

Cork marked the National Day of Commemoration to honour all Irishmen and Irishwomen who died in past wars or on service with the United Nations with a formal ceremony held on Sunday, 10th July, in Fitzgerald Park, Cork at 11.30 a.m. This is the first year that the ceremony has taken place in Cork.


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JobBridge Internship Opportunities in Cork City Council                                                                         Cork City Council is offering over 50 internship opportunities in a variety of departments within the Council under JobBridge, the National Internship Scheme. More..........

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Cork City Council to Transfer its Waste Collection Service

Cork City Council is to withdraw from the provision of waste collection services in the city from  August 15th next and is transferring its operations to Country Clean Recycling Ltd. who will provide the service to existing Council customers. More...


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Comhairle na nÓg showcases research on youth spaces in the city

On Wednesday  June 29th Cork City Comhairle na nÓg held its annual showcase event in City Hall to display its research on the provision of youth spaces. More...


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Cork City Council elects new Lord Mayor

At the Annual Meeting of Cork City Council held on Friday 24th June 2011 Cllr Terry Shannon (FF) was elected Lord Mayor of Cork. More...


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A little gem is restored in Fitzgerald's Park

The iconic Lord Mayor’s Pavilion in Fitzgerald’s Park has been carefully restored by Cork City Council and was officially re-opened on 14th June by the Lord Mayor of Cork Cllr. Michael O' Connell and the British Ambassador to Ireland Julian King.


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Official Opening of Baile Beag Crèche

The Lord Mayor of Cork, Councillor Michael O’Connell officially opened the Baile Beag Creche on the 16th June 2011. More....


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Cork Bike Week 2011Cork Bike Week 2011 looks to add to the success of previous Bike Weeks by creating even more opportunities for more people in Cork to participate in cycling throughout Bike Week. It will take place from 18th – 26th of June. More...

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Marathon Runners from Cork's Twinned Cities meet the Lord Mayor of Cork

The Bord Gais Energy Cork City Marathon took place on Bank Holiday Monday, 6th June, 2011.  More.....


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The inaugural Cork Harbour Summer School

The first Cork Harbour Summer School will take place on Friday June 10th at the Custom House Offices of the Port of Cork More.....


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First Civil Marriage Ceremony in Lord Mayor’s Chamber

History was made in cork on Thursday May 26th  when the first civil marriage ceremony to take place in the Lord Mayor’s Chamber took place between Ann Marie Collins & Eric Meehan, winners of the “Win your wedding” competition organised earlier this year by Lord Mayor Cllr. Michael O’ Connell.


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Cork City ends H.M. Queen Elizabeth’s Visit On A Celebratory High

Cork’s Lord Mayor Cllr. Micheal O’Connell said that the Queen’s decision to engage in an impromptu walkabout was a testament to the huge excitement and warmth that she experienced among the thousands of people who lined the streets of Cork to welcome her. More


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Darren Swanton Memorial Car Rally Sprint event at Civic Amenity site

The Darren Swanton Memorial Car Rally Sprint event took place on Sunday 22nd May from 10am until 6pm at the Cork City Civic Amenity Centre on Kinsale Road. More...


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Lord Mayor opens Book of Condolences for former Taoiseach Garrett Fitzgerald

On Friday May 20th 2011 at 10.00 a.m. the Lord Mayor of Cork, Cllr. Michael O’ Connell opened a Book of Condolences in the atrium of the Civic Offices, City Hall Cork for former Taoiseach Garrett Fitzgerald.


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Séan Óg Ó hAilpín to be awarded Freedom of the City

At a  meeting of Cork City Council on Tuesday April 26th 2011 the Lord Mayor of Cork, Councillor Michael O’ Connell nominated Seán Óg Ó hAilpín, accomplished Cork footballer and hurler, for the Freedom of the City of Cork and the nomination was unanimously supported by all members of Council. More...


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IBM announce details of Global Entrepreneur Initiative 2011 in Cork

On Friday 1st April in the Lord Mayor’s Chambers, City Hall, Cork IBM Ireland announced details of the forthcoming Global Entrepreneur Initiative 2011 in the presence of the Lord Mayor of Cork, Cllr. Michael O’Connell. More..


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Lord Mayor Civic Awards

At a special ceremony held on Tuesday 19th April in the City Hall, the Lord Mayor Cllr. Michael O'Connell presented the Lord Mayor's Civic Award's.More...........


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Lord Mayor announces winner of “Win your wedding at City Hall" competition

On Wednesday March 30th 2011 at a function in the Ambassador Hotel,Cork, the Lord Mayor of Cork Cllr. Michael O’Connell announced the winners of the “Win your Wedding at City Hall ” competition. More...


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Cork City Council and IBM hold workshop on water production and conservation technologies

On Friday March 25th a workshop on water production and conservation technologies was hosted by Cork City Council and IBM in the Water Conservation Offices of Cork City Council’s Environment Directorate. More.....


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PILOT WEEKLY GLASS BOTTLE COLLECTION IN MAYFIELD

Cork City Council is introducing a pilot weekly glass bottle collection for in the Mayfield area. More..


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CORK OPENS NEW CHINA TIES

On Wednesday 9th March 2011 the Lord Mayor of Cork, Cllr. Michael O Connell and the Vice Mayor of Hangzhou (China), Tong Guili, signed a Memorandum of Understanding between Cork and the Municipal Government of Hangzhou, China. More..


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BOOST FOR IRISH FILM INDUSTRY AS CORK SCREEN COMMISSION IS LAUNCHED

The Irish Film and TV industry received a welcome boost today as Cork City Council and and County Council announced plans to jointly establish the Cork Screen Commission. More ....


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ECAD-European Cities Against Drugs

There was a meeting of the ECAD advisory board in the Council Chambers in Cork City Hall on 4th Febraury 2011 more...


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UN Decade of Action for Road Safety Initiative 2011-2020 Cork Launch

On Wednesday May 11th 2011, the Deputy Lord Mayor of Cork, Cllr. Denis O’ Flynn launched the Cork City aspect of the UN Decade of Action for Road Safety Initiative 2011-2021 in the Lord Mayor's Office, City Hall, Cork. More....


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Oliver Plunkett Street Area Grant Scheme 2014

Following completion of the City Centre Strategy Cork City Council has allocated a significant fund of €250,000 to assist in the development and improvement of the City Centre in 2014. More......


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Christmas Tree Recycling

Cork City Council will provide facilities for the acceptance of Christmas Trees for recycling from domestic sources in Cork City. More......


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How best Cork City Libraries can serve you during 2015-2019?

We have started preparing a development plan for the library service for the next five years.More.......


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Painting Grant Scheme 2015

Applications are invited for the annual Painting Grant Scheme 2015 . More.....


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Summer in the Park

We are delighted to present a programme a events for the summer. More.....


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Book of Condolence opened for the friends and families of the students involved in the tragedy in Berkeley, California.

At 1.15pm on Wednesday 17th June, the Lord Mayor of Cork Cllr. Chris O’Leary opened a Book of Condolence in The Atrium, City Hall . More....


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Local Authority Retail Support Report

The recovery and growth of the domestic economy is central to the Government’s overall programme for economic recovery.More.....


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Free Parking Promotion

Cork City Council is delighted to announce details of our Free Parking Promotion running for the next six weeks. More.....


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Painting & Building Improvement Grant Schemes 2016

Applications are invited for the Regeneration Area Building Improvement Grant Scheme 2016 and the City Centre Building Façade Improvement Grant Scheme 2016.More.....


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Lots to do this September in Cork City Centre!

Events and activities happening in our wonderful City Centre! More......