Press Releases

24 June 2020 

Cork City 5th in Europe for economic potential

Cork City is the fifth overall best city in Europe for economic potential, according to the Financial Times FDI European Cities and Regions of Future 2020/2021...

19 June 2020 

Statement on An Bord Pleanála decision on Morrison's Island Project

Cork City Council has welcomed the decision by An Bord Pleanála (ABP) to approve the Morrison’s Island Public Realm and Flood Defence Project.

18 June 2020 

Cork Sports Partnership leads Cork Walking Week 2020

Cork Sports Partnership is encouraging everyone to get out and get moving during Cork Walking Week 2020.

17 June 2020 

Public consultation on temporary closure of 3 more city centre streets

An online public consultation has been launched inviting the public to have their say on the temporary closures of Emmet Place, Fr Mathew St and Princes St.

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.