West Cork

Roads and Transportation
15 Jul 2022

Ordú Luasteorann Oibreacha Bóthair/ Roadworks Speed Limit Order

Notice is hereby given pursuant to Section 10 (1) of the Road Traffic Act 2004, as amended, that a Road Works Speed Limit Order has been made in the interests of road safety and to facilitate the construction of the Dunkettle to Carrigtwohill Inter – Urban Cycleway (Phase 3).

Municipal Districts Operations & Rural Development
20 Jun 2022

Notice to Mariners No. 13 of 2022

To all ship owners, shipmasters, Agents, fishing vessels, pleasure craft users, seafarers, fishery organisations and general port users.
Water Services, Coastal and Flood Projects
21 Oct 2021

The Completion of the Clonakilty Flood Relief Scheme Celebrated

Patrick O’Donovan, T.D., Minister of State with responsibility for the Office of Public Works (OPW), today visited Clonakilty to mark the completion of the Clonakilty Flood Relief Scheme together with the Mayor of the County of Cork, Cllr Gillian Coughlan, three years after construction works began. They were joined at a ceremony in the old town centre by Cllr. Joe Carroll, Chair of the Municipal Council for West Cork, OPW Chairman Maurice Buckley, members of the local Business Association, and by staff from the OPW, engineering consultants Mott MacDonald and contractors Ward & Burke Ltd, who delivered the design and construction of the scheme respectively.
Arts and Culture
21 Jul 2021

Live Theatre returns to West Cork for Fit-Up Festival

An important milestone is being marked in West Cork this week with the return of live performing arts events. The West Cork Fit-Up Theatre Festival got underway on Tuesday and will run until Sunday, August 1st. Nine one-actor plays will be shown during the 12-day festival.

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