31 May 2023

Cork County Blue Flag and Green Coast Awards

Cork County Council can confirm that the Blue Flag has been reinstated in Garrestown Beach and will be raised as soon as the required conditions, that of recycling facilities are provided.

30 May 2023

National Food Waste Recycling Week 2023

Now in its second year, National Food Waste Recycling Week will run from the 5th until the 11th of June 2023. This campaign, managed by will provide practical advice, with easy-to-follow hints and tips to encourage everyone to recycle more of their food waste.

30 May 2023

Five County Cork Communities Nominated for Pride of Place Awards

Cork County Council has confirmed five community nominations for the 2023 IPB Pride of Place Awards, in association with Co-operation Ireland. Now in its 21st consecutive year, the Pride of Place Competition acknowledges the work being done every day by communities all over the island of Ireland.

Roads and Transportation
24 May 2023

Cork County Council Sign Contract for Bantry Relief Road Phase One Design

Mayor of the County of Cork, Cllr. Danny Collins has welcomed the contract signing for Bantry Relief Road Phase 1.  The 1km first phase will run from the existing junction on the N71 Glengarriff Road and the Slip Road to the north of the town, looping southwards close to the alignment of the former railway line re-joining existing roads at Sheskin.

Roads and Transportation
23 May 2023

Statement from Cork County Council on Main Street Charleville

Cork County Council and Transport Infrastructure Ireland (TII) Regional Road Safety met in recent weeks and have commenced an urgent review of Main Street Charleville to facilitate the preparation of safety improvement proposals. 

Business and Economy
19 May 2023

Cork Summer Show 2023

The Cork Summer Show will take place on 17th and 18th June 2023, 9:00 am to 6:00 pm at Cork Show Grounds, Curraheen Road, Cork Exit 2 (Curraheen) on the N40.

Arts and Culture
17 May 2023

Celebrate The Art of Living at the Bealtaine Festival this May!

Cork County Council Library and Arts Services are offering an array of free arts events and activities as part of the Bealtaine Festival this May. Age and Opportunity’s Bealtaine Festival is Ireland’s National Celebration of the arts and creativity as we age. 

Business and Economy
16 May 2023

BaseWorx and Hyde Whiskey to Represent Cork County at National Enterprise Awards

Two Cork based businesses have been awarded Local Enterprise Awards from Cork County Council’s respective Local Enterprise Offices (LEO) in Cork North and West and South Cork. Companies ‘BaseWorx’ and ‘Hyde Whiskey’ received the accolade for building successful businesses despite the challenging times of the past two years.