Local authority environmental enforcement activities are increasing, but challenges remain in waste, farm and air quality inspections

Local authorities increased environmental enforcement activities in 2018 and met their overall performance target. Further improvements are required in aspects of their enforcement work and local authorities need to: make sure waste is segregated at source by businesses and householders to improve recovery; improve sharing of information on waste enforcement to ensure that illegal waste […]

Three Weeks To Voter Registration Deadline – Mattie McGrath

Independent TD Mattie McGrath has encouraged all eligible residents in County Tipperary to ensure that they are listed on the Draft Register of Electors. Deputy McGrath was speaking ahead of the deadline for inclusion on the Register which will be reached on Saturday November 25th 2017: “It is vitally important for everyone to take a few minutes […]

Tipp Civil Defence Activities Are Being Restricted At Local Authority Not National Level – Mattie McGrath

Independent TD Mattie McGrath has called on Tipperary Local Authority to explain why it is continuing to restrict the activities of Tipperary Civil Defence at local sporting or community events. Deputy McGrath was speaking after he received a reply to a Parliamentary Question on the matter to the Taoiseach and Minister for Defence Enda Kenny: […]

Local Authority National Accessibility Week, 28th Nov– 2nd Dec 2011

Local Authority National Accessibility Week 2011 is taking place from 28th November to 2nd December 2011.  The week-long campaign will coincide with International Day of People with Disability which is taking place on 3rd December 2011. National Accessibility Week is a continuation of the 2010 campaign which was designed with a particular focus on illegal […]