Press Releases

16 May 2019

Symbolic signing of all-island Learning City Charter

Lord Mayor of Cork, Councillor Mick Finn joined counterparts from Limerick, Dublin and Derry on 13 May to jointly sign a Learning City charter

15 May 2019

Launch of the 9th LGBTI Awareness Week

Lord Mayor Cllr. Mick Finn launches LGBTI+ Awareness Week 'Allies for Inclusion' in Cork City Hall

24 April 2019

Mary Elmes Bridge to be installed in the city centre next month

The 165 tonne Mary Elmes Bridge, will be transported by barge from the Cobh shipping yard where it was assembled to its city centre location next month.

11 April 2019

Cork councils embark on public awareness campaign for boundary extension

Cork City Council and Cork Co. Council have launched an awareness campaign aimed at citizens living in the parts of the county due to transfer to the city next...

4 April 2019

Seafest sets sail for Cork in June

SeaFest and Cork Harbour Festival are coming together for Ireland’s biggest maritime celebration, which will take place in Cork this June.

25 March 2019

Step up to the Irish Examiner Cork City Marathon

On your marks, get set, REGISTER! Both pro and budding runners, walkers and everyone in between are encouraged to register their entry for the 2019 Irish Exami...

25 March 2019

All-Ireland Pollinator Plan Conference Heads to Cork

Local Authority staff, Councillors, Planners, Engineers, Landscape Architects, Sustainability, Parks and Gardens staff from all over the island have been invit...

21 March 2019

Lord Mayor launches Adverse Childhood Experiences and Trauma Training

Cork City Council, with CETB, HSE, TUSLA, Sen. Colette Kelleher and UCC, will run a two day training seminar on Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and Trauma...

20 March 2019

Public Meeting: Commemoration of the Decade of Centenaries 2019-2023

A public meeting will be held on Friday 29th March 2019 in order to share ideas on how the Decade of Centenaries 2019-2023 might be commemorated in Cork City.

19 March 2019

Cork's first Carnival of Science to be held this June

Cork's first Carnival of Science Festival will be held this June 22nd and 23rd in Fitzgerald's Park and promises to be fun for all the family.