Advisory Notice put in place at Youghal Front Strand Friday 16th July

This is to notify that due to a number of storm water overflows from the local waste water network in the Dunns’ Park area in Youghal on Friday 16th July 2019, the HSE has advised that an Advisory Notice NOT TO SWIM be put in place at Youghal Front Strand Friday 16th July . The Council is carrying out further sampling on Monday 19th August 2019  and full results will be available on Wednesday the 21st of August 2019.  Following advice from the HSE, the Advisory Notice will remain on display at the beach until water quality is deemed satisfactory.

Notice of Consideration of Setting a Local Adjustment Factor

The Finance (Local Property Tax) Act 2012 (as amended), makes specific provision that elected members of a local authority may pass a formal resolution to vary the basic rate of the Local Property Tax for their administrative area by a percentage known as the local adjustment factor. At the meeting set by Cork County Council to consider this matter, the members may set a local adjustment factor within the range of +/- 15% of the basic rate, or, may decide not to adjust the basic rate.

Prohibition Notice placed today at Warren

This is to notify that a high E. coli results have been recorded at The Warren Beach and the HSE has advised that a Prohibition Notice be put in place. The Council is carrying out further sampling on Wednesday 14th August 2019 and full results will be available on Friday 16th of August 2019. Following advice from the HSE, the Prohibition Notice will remain on display at The Warren Beach until several rounds of compliant sampleshave been achieved and water quality is deemed satisfactory.

Prior Warning Notice to Bathers - issued on 9/8/19

Prior Warning Notices have been put in place at Youghal Front Strand, Youghal Claycastle, Garryvoe, Tragumna, Cadogans and Fountainstown beaches, today 9th of August 2019.  The prior warning notices have been placed as a result of recent & forecasted heavy rain which can potentially affect bathing water quality.  These beaches will be sampled on Monday 12th August 2019 and a full set of microbiological results will be published Wednesday 14th of August 2019 on www.beaches.ie.