Press Releases

15 January 2020

Decision time for Cork's Favourite Song

Cork City Libraries, in association with Creative Ireland have announced the finalists for Cork's Favourite song. Is your favourite song featured? Read on!

14 January 2020

Cork City Council launches Placemaking Fund 2020

Following on from the successful pilot last year, Cork City Council is inviting proposals from city centre based community and business groups to this fund.

10 January 2020

Competition to re-design Bishop Lucey Park launched

The RIAI, in conjunction with Cork City Council, has launched an architectural and landscape design competition for the redevelopment of Bishop Lucey Park.

7 January 2020

Cork City Council welcomes publication of latest IBAL report

Cork City Council has welcomed the publication of the latest IBAL report.

31 December 2019

Cork City Council takes over rates in new city areas from January 1st

From Jan 1st 2020, Cork City Council becomes the rating authority for businesses operating in the expanded city. 2020 rates will be paid to Cork City Council.

30 December 2019

Cork 2020 Commemorations Fund announced for citywide organisations

Communities and organisations across Cork City will be invited to avail of the Cork 2020 Commemorations Fund to support local commemorative events.

18 October 2019

New Cork City Council Strategic Policy Committees meet at City Hall

Cork City Council’s new Strategic Policy Committees (SPCs) met yesterday for the first time for an information session ahead of their first official meetings.

16 October 2019

One hour free parking offer in Douglas continues

Cork City Council’s Douglas parking promotion, which began in September, remains in place this month. 

11 October 2019

Cork City Council wins two awards for social housing initiatives

Cork City Council has won two awards in the Irish Social Housing Awards for its 'right-sizing' initiative and for work with Clúid on the Leeside Apartments.

4 October 2019

Cork is selected as a leading city in health and wellbeing by UNESCO

Cork has been selected by UNESCO as one of the lead cities in a global network focussing on health and wellbeing in cities.