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Two cases of the coronavirus have been confirmed in Cork - one in UCC and one in a small primary school.
Tue, 17 Mar, 2020
A vital €6m transport and public realm upgrade designed to open Cork’s docklands for more development must go through the planning process again after City Hall admitted a technical administrative omission in a planning notice.
Tue, 10 Mar, 2020
An investigation is underway following the demolition of a building on Cork’s MacCurtain Street to pave the way for a €7m ‘city-sleeper’ hotel.
Mon, 02 Mar, 2020
Gardaí have backed calls to stop taxis parking in the cycle lane on Cork's Washington Street.
Mon, 17 Feb, 2020
The four-seater was already one of the most open in the country before a single vote was cast as three of the four TDs elected in 2016 weren't on the ballot this time out.
Sun, 09 Feb, 2020
Pat Buckley was elected on the first count in Cork East.
Mr Ryan is "quietly confident" undecided voters will "break green" in the coming days
Mon, 03 Feb, 2020
Fianna Fáil members who would consider entering Government with Sinn Féin should either remove Micheál Martin as leader or else rule out such a coalition, Fine Gael senator Jerry Buttimer says.
Fri, 31 Jan, 2020
Fianna Fáil members who would consider entering Government with Sinn Féin should either remove Micheál Martin as leader or else rule out such a coalition, Fine Gael senator Jerry Buttimer has said.
There aren’t many constituencies facing as much of a shake-up as Cork North-Central.
Tue, 21 Jan, 2020
Sinn Féin councillor Thomas Gould is set to be announced as the party's candidate in Cork North-Central.
Wed, 15 Jan, 2020
It was a good day at the office for Fianna Fáil, according to party leader Micheál Martin, and it was hard to disagree.
Mon, 02 Dec, 2019
Fianna Fail's Padraig O'Sullivan claimed the seat in the Cork North-Central by-election on the tenth count.
Sat, 30 Nov, 2019
Latest: Senator Colm Burke was eliminated in the ninth count of the Cork North-Central by-election.
The performance of Labour's John Maher has marked him out as a contender for 2020, according to Labour TD Sean Sherlock.
An emigration monument on Penrose Quay in Cork city centre has been damaged by vandalism, prompting calls from local politicians to restore it to its former glory.
Thu, 31 Oct, 2019
The Department of Transport spent 1% of its land transport budget on cycling infrastructure last year, according to an estimate from cycling advocates who want a tenfold increase in this month’s Budget.
Tue, 01 Oct, 2019
What kind of country do people want, and how do they want politicians to deliver it? The questions arise in light of some of the clown-acting this week in local authority chambers.
Sat, 28 Sep, 2019
City business groups have backed the development of a skyscraper hotel in Cork's docklands, but concerns have also been raised about retaining access to the river.
Wed, 11 Sep, 2019
Students have been invited to help shape Cork’s climate change adaptation strategy which will be published today for public consultation.
Tue, 30 Jul, 2019
Climate change protesters in Cork decided to lay down the law yesterday — by staging a ‘die-in’ in the city centre.
Sat, 20 Jul, 2019
Residents cheered last night as a controversial public transport plan that would have seen parts of some of their front gardens along one of Cork’s busiest roads sacrificed for bus and bike lanes was shot down.
Tue, 09 Jul, 2019
Cyclists must have greater input into the design of cycling infrastructure, Cork's city councillors have said after getting first-hand experience of life in the bike lanes.
Fri, 28 Jun, 2019
The controversial Cork city flood defence proposals and the ambitious Cork Metropolitan Area Transport Study (CMATS) are to be reviewed by a new ‘climate action committee’ which is to be established by the city council.
Tue, 11 Jun, 2019
Sinn Féin has accused the larger political parties on Cork City Council of shafting long-serving councillors off certain committees during a tense council meeting last night.
A GP on Cork’s northside is set to be elected Lord Mayor of the expanded city tomorrow night even as last-minute talks on a voting deal continue.
Thu, 06 Jun, 2019
The Green Party has urged the government to go back to the drawing board on proposals for directly-elected mayors in Cork and Waterford and engage people through a Citizens Assembly process.
Tue, 28 May, 2019
Talks on who will become the next Lord Mayor of Cork were already underway even as the last two candidates took their seats with just a single vote separating them following a recount.
Mon, 27 May, 2019
The people of Cork city and Waterford may be asked to again consider the proposal of directly-elected mayors after voters narrowly rejected a mayoral plebiscite.
Fianna Fáil is on course to retain its position as the largest party on Cork City Council with Fine Gael a close second after the “green wave” swept Sinn Féin aside over the weekend.
Sun, 26 May, 2019
Sinn Féin could be set to lose as many as half of its seats on Cork City Council as the Green Party look set to make significant gains.
Sat, 25 May, 2019
The Government is under fire amid confusion over who will bear the additional costs of directly elected mayors in Cork, Limerick and Waterford.
Thu, 02 May, 2019
The proposed 66-apartment, 13-storey tower in Glanmire would have been just four metres shorter than the Elysian tower, the tallest building in Cork.
Fri, 19 Apr, 2019
A number of trees on the grounds of the former St Patrick's Hospital on Wellington Road were removed last summer. The land has since been cleared.
Thu, 04 Apr, 2019
Supporters of directly-elected mayors for Cork, Limerick, and Waterford have called on the Government to flesh out its vision for the office.
Fri, 22 Mar, 2019
Plebiscites on the issue will take place in the three cities on May 24, the same day as the local and European elections.
Thu, 21 Mar, 2019
Cork City Council has rejected criticism of its revamped website amid Green Party claims that several links are still broken and pages with vital information have been omitted.
Fri, 30 Nov, 2018
There have been calls for City Hall to help “mend the hurt” caused by a complex and at times bitter 12-year planning saga over the future of a green in Cork City.
Thu, 13 Sep, 2018
A young woman pregnant with her first child says she and her husband have been left with no option but to live in their car after a court order for the removal of their caravan from council land on the southside of Cork city.
Thu, 17 May, 2018
Campaigners opposed to OPW flood defence plans in Cork city have expressed concerns about the “dismissal” of 700 submissions on a quay revamp which will include integrated flood defences.
Wed, 16 May, 2018
Under-fire Cork city officials are facing a formal call to suspend the controversial afternoon car ban on St Patrick’s St.
Tue, 17 Apr, 2018
Traders in Cork City have threatened to withhold their commercial rates unless city bosses scrap the St Patrick’s St car ban.
Thu, 12 Apr, 2018
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