Gardaí are planning to mount targeted high-visibility evening foot and bike patrols in Cork city centre to enhance public safety.
Tue, 04 Feb, 2020
Cameron Blair, 20, was killed at a house on the Bandon Road on Thursday night and a murder investigation has been launched.
Sat, 18 Jan, 2020
The brutal death of Frankie Dunne, whose dismembered body was found dumped behind a derelict house in Cork just over a week ago, is incomprehensible, wrong, pointless and without justification, mourners at his funeral Mass were told.
Wed, 08 Jan, 2020
A man charged in connection with a ‘pile-driver’ attack in Cork city over Christmas is likely to face more serious charges.
Thu, 02 Jan, 2020
An Bórd Pleanála is set to make a key decision within days which will determine the timeline for delivery of Cork’s first flood defences.
Wed, 27 Nov, 2019
Traders in Cork city have been urged to buy-in to a ‘customer service charter’ initiative which has helped Leeside be crowned Ireland’s friendliest city.
Fri, 15 Nov, 2019
There are calls for increased Garda resources to clamp down on violent attacks and crime in Cork city.
Sat, 09 Nov, 2019
The family-friendly parade will mix red-hot jazz bands with fiery Cork characters who will dance through the city streets in a dramatic musical procession.
Thu, 24 Oct, 2019
One man fighting is fighting his life and the first incident which occurred on St Patrick’s St just after 9pm last night.
Fri, 13 Sep, 2019
Cork’s love affair with dining out, music, and coffee is driving a retail expansion throughout the city and suburbs.
Tue, 27 Aug, 2019
The prospect of life on Mars made the front page of the50 years ago.
Thu, 08 Aug, 2019
He's tailored for movie stars, sports stars and presidents - now he's measuring up a new Cork store for fit-out.
Tue, 23 Jul, 2019
The National Transport Authority says it hopes to achieve some quick-wins on the bus and rail network once its ambitious €3.5bn transport strategy for the greater Cork area is adopted.
Wed, 15 May, 2019
A €1bn 25-stop light-rail system linking Ballincollig to Mahon via a new docklands bridge is among the proposals contained in the long-awaited Cork Metropolitan Area Draft Transport Strategy (CMATS).
Tue, 14 May, 2019
Work on a €1bn light rail system for Cork will not start until 2031 at the earliest with the focus in the interim on improved roads and increased bus lanes.
Tue, 14 May, 2019
A €1bn light rail system between Ballincollig and Mahon Point via the city centre, as well as eight new railway stations and 100km of bus lanes, are contained in a radical new transport plan for Cork.
Mon, 13 May, 2019
So-called ‘bin police’ will have the power to call to homes and businesses in Cork city and demand waste collection receipts following the adoption of new bye-laws.
Tue, 26 Mar, 2019
Retailers in Cork City who led opposition to the St Patrick’s Street car ban are ready to move beyond the controversy and embrace change, according to one of the organisers of a meeting tonight on the future of retail.
Thu, 21 Mar, 2019
More than 15,000 Irish schoolchildren marched out of classrooms yesterday to join a global mass movement of climate change demonstrations.
Sat, 16 Mar, 2019
If you don’t like change, you’ll hate irrelevance, the outgoing head of planning in Cork City has warned.
Sat, 16 Mar, 2019
The theft of a historic sculpture from St Patrick’s Street has reignited a long-running conversation in Cork City about the handling of historic artefacts.
Fri, 25 Jan, 2019
More bus lanes are needed before a second bus-based park and ride facility can be developed in Cork, officials have insisted.
Tue, 15 Jan, 2019
Cork’s landmark St Patrick’s Bridge is to close to traffic for resurfacing for two weekends in a row later this month as part of its €1.2m restoration.
Sat, 05 Jan, 2019
It was a rocky road to introduce the ‘Pana car ban’ in Cork City. However, even tougher choices are needed over the next 10 years if the city is to avoid being crippled by congestion, writes
Sat, 05 Jan, 2019
A review of Cork city centre’s retail strategy has been announced as the surge in online shopping threatens Ireland’s high streets.
Tue, 11 Dec, 2018
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
Gardaí say they are adopting a “very balanced approach” to enforcement of the controversial new time-regulated bus lanes on Cork’s St Patrick’s Street.
Tue, 20 Nov, 2018
The company which runs four of Cork's largest multi-storey car parks - Q-Park - has launched a loyalty app offering cashback and rewards to encourage shoppers into the city.
Sun, 18 Nov, 2018
Free late-night parking will be introduced in Cork’s two public car parks from next weekend in a bid to secure the afternoon car ban on the city’s main street.
Tue, 13 Nov, 2018
A controversial Starbucks outlet on Cork city’s main street has closed after a three-year planning battle.
Tue, 18 Sep, 2018
A €1bn Texas-based cybersecurity company, Forcepoint, is to occupy two floors of Cork city centre’s new office block, 85 South Mall, intensifying the 21st-century tech corridor on the southern capital’s most traditional business, banking, commerce and services boulevard.
Thu, 06 Sep, 2018
Motorists flouting the St Patrick’s St car ban in Cork City will eventually face penalty points.
Tue, 28 Aug, 2018
Transport chiefs in Cork have promised a “soft and subtle” reboot of the controversial car ban on the city’s main street, insisting the measure is vital to avoid chronic traffic congestion and secure up to €200m in investment in public transport.
Wed, 27 Jun, 2018
Half-price parking deals, an extended park and ride bus service, and new city centre set-down areas are part of a package of measures planned as part of the reintroduction of the controversial afternoon car ban on Cork City’s main street.
Tue, 26 Jun, 2018
Pack the running shoes and maybe leave the car.
Fri, 01 Jun, 2018
A new facility in Cork is set to take the most detailed measurements yet of air pollution, which scientists say is responsible for more than 1,500 premature deaths in Ireland every year.
Tue, 29 May, 2018
City officials in Cork have defended the timing of the issuing of more than 70 summonses for non-payment of commercial rates just weeks after the St Patrick’s St car ban controversy.
Mon, 21 May, 2018
Traders in Cork should be given “a little taster” of the St Patrick’s Street afternoon car ban over the coming weeks to encourage them to embrace change.
Fri, 04 May, 2018
A recently relet restaurant in Cork city centre, between the GPO and St Patrick’s St, and part of a corner-set property with two other tenants earning €150,000 combined per annum, is for sale, priced at €2.1m.
Thu, 03 May, 2018
The controversial afternoon car ban on Cork’s main street has been suspended until early August.
Sun, 22 Apr, 2018
Cork City chiefs are sticking to their guns on the St Patrick’s St afternoon car ban, saying it needs three months to be assessed properly.
Wed, 18 Apr, 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
A free bus and parking initiative is being introduced in Cork city today to support traders who say the St Patrick’s St car ban has decimated afternoon trade.
Fri, 13 Apr, 2018