Press Releases

6 November 2020 

Cork City Council unveils bicycle parking map

Cork City Council today unveiled a map indicating the locations of new bicycle parking in Cork City.

4 November 2020 

"Forgotten Lord Mayor" Donal O’Callaghan’s story brought to life

A new book on the third Lord Mayor of Cork to be elected in 1920, Donal Óg O’Callaghan, is published this Wed 4 Nov on the centenary anniversary of his electio...

19 October 2020 

Update on cycle infrastructure coming on stream in next month

Up to €2 million is being invested in the city’s cycling infrastructure, with support from the National Transport Authority (NTA).

13 October 2020 

National Women's Enterprise Day 2020

Local Enterprise Office, Cork City announces ‘National Women’s Enterprise Day’ as new figures show 20,500 female entrepreneurs have taken up supports this year...

12 October 2020 

Cork City Council nominates community groups for Pride of Place awards

Cork City Council is once again delighted to link with Co-operation Ireland in nominating six communities, groups and organisations for the 2020 IPB Pride of P...

1 October 2020 

Cork and Innova Foster partners share learnings at final workshop

Cork City Council took part in the final partner workshop for Innova Foster, an EU project focused on leveraging growth opportunities for high-potential SMEs.

25 September 2020 

Cork City Council votes to increase Local Property Tax by 7.5%

Cork City Council tonight voted to increase the Local Adjustment Factor (LAF) of Local Property Tax in Cork City by 7.5%. 

25 September 2020 

Permanent Pedestrianisation of Cork City's Re-Imagined Streets

Cork City Council is seeking to permanently pedestrianise 17 of Cork city’s streets to support social distancing and its vision for a city of sustainable urban...

11 September 2020 

Cork City Council & LEO set up winterproofing fund for al fresco dining

Cork City Council and its Local Enterprise Office have set up a fund to support businesses who availed of outdoor seating licences as the winter approaches.

9 September 2020 

Cork City Council seeks 'parklet partners' for 10 new city parklets

Following the success of the parklet on Douglas Street, Cork City Council is seeking to provide up to 10 more parklets in the city centre and wider city.