Boil Water Notice lifted in Cappawhite following completion of water mains upgrade

Irish Water and Tipperary County Council are pleased to confirm that a Boil Water Notice that has been in place for approximately 100 residents in Cappawhite since last October has now been lifted following the completion of remedial works in the village. This follows an investment of €600,000 to replace 2.7km of old cast iron water main […]

Council Slammed over plan for Ardfinnan Bridge – McGrath, Lonergan, Molloy

Independent Public Representatives Mattie McGrath TD, Councillors Martin Lonergan and Richie Molloy have slammed Tipperary County Councils decision to proceed and lodge a Planning Application with An Bord Peanala for Ardfinnan Bridge which will include the erection of censored traffic lights and the installation of a footpath on the carriageway of the bridge despite major […]

Public Urged To Get Involved In Clonmel Redevelopment

“Town Centres are going through transformational change and now is an opportune time for Clonmel to re-imagine its future with input from stakeholders and community interests,” according to Local Councillor, Martin Lonergan.  Tipperary County Council is seeking submissions from every section of the community in Clonmel and its environs as to how Gladstone Street and […]

Open Day In Gurteen College Will Highlight Potential For Energy In Agriculture

A major open day, Energy in Agriculture 2017 will take place at Gurteen College, Ballingarry, Roscrea on Tuesday, 22nd August. This FREE event will feature talks on all aspects of energy use and generation on fa00rm, practical demonstrations and sixty industry exhibitors.   Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment, Denis Naughten TD will open the event. He […]

Tipperary To Benefit From Additional €36,500 Arts Council Award

Tipperary County Council will benefit from a recent award by the Arts Council of €36,500 to develop a unique and ambitious dance and health programme along with Kildare and Kerry County Councils. The Arts Council confirmed the award as part of their ‘Invitation to Collaboration’ scheme aimed at Local Authorities, which aims to promote unique […]

Disappointment at Council’s rejection of Thurles to Clonmel Greenway motions

  The Tipperary Greenway Campaign Group has expressed it’s disappointment at the reaction by Tipperary County Council to motions put forward by Councillors Jim Ryan and Pat English. A statement from the campaign group said:- “Naturally, we are very disappointed by Tipperary County Council’s decision not to explore the potential of the Thurles to Clonmel […]

Public Urged To Have Their Say On Cahir Town Centre Urban Design Strategy – Martin Lonergan

Independent County Councillor for the Clonmel Borough District, Martin Lonergan is urging every section of the Cahir Town Community to have their say on the proposed Cahir Town Centre Urban Design Strategy. Commenting on the call Cllr. Lonergan said, “Town Centres are going through transformational change and Cahir is at a cross roads. It can either […]

Tipperary On Track To Achieve 33% Energy Reduction Target By 2020

Tipperary County Council has signed up to an energy partnership with the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI) to adopt cost saving and efficiency measures to ensure its energy consumption is reduced in line with the 2020 public sector energy efficiency target of 33%. The partnership programme helps public bodies to save money, improve the […]

Irish Water Making Progress In Removing Tipperary Water Supplies From EPA’s Remedial Action List

Irish Water has made significant progress in addressing issues at Tipperary’s water supply schemes which are on the Environmental Protection Agency’s Remedial Action List (RAL). The Remedial Action List is updated quarterly by the EPA. Irish Water has a prioritised programme of investment for all schemes on the list and the current updated RAL which […]

Tipperary County Council Housing Policy in need of urgent and radical reform,” Mattie McGrath

Independent TD Mattie McGrath has said that Local Authorities nationwide, including Tipperary County Council, have completely lost their way in terms of the provision of social or affordable housing. Deputy McGrath was speaking after the latest Report from the National Oversight and Audit Commission (NOAC) concluded that Local Authorities may be deliberately leaving properties vacant […]

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