The Mayor of Co Cork has launched a further attack on the Mackinnon report into the city’s boundary extension, describing it as ill-conceived” and “more reminiscent of a child’s scribble on a map rather than a logical, considered conclusion”.
Fri, 18 Aug, 2017
Mon, 14 Nov, 2016
Wed, 26 Oct, 2016
County council officials in Cork are receiving near-daily reports of increased infestation of an invasive plant that can destroy buildings.
Wed, 20 Jul, 2016
Pilot scheme aims to highlight heritage potential of lesser-known villages and boost visitor numbers
Sun, 19 Jun, 2016
A record €120m was collected in rates in Co Cork last year, up nearly €30m on 2010.
Tue, 14 Jun, 2016
The Department of the Environment and Local Government is to carry out a review of its 2014 reform of local government.
Sat, 02 Apr, 2016
There will be no increase in commercial rates in Cork county until 2020 but some businesses, in former town council-controlled centres, will gradually have to pay more over the next five years to bring them in line with county rates.
Tue, 10 Nov, 2015
Cork county councillors have reacted angrily to reports that the Government will not reimburse the local authority for the near-€4.5m yearly bill to collect motor tax.
Thu, 01 Oct, 2015
An exhumation will take place shortly in the grounds of Cork Prison in the hope of discovering and identifying the remains of War of Independence volunteer Thomas Kent.
Wed, 03 Jun, 2015
Statutory bodies are turning their backs on complaints from residents in a housing estate with major sewerage problems.
Mon, 19 Jan, 2015
Demand for house adaptation grants for disabled and elderly people in Co Cork will exceed €10m this year.
Mon, 29 Oct, 2012
The country’s largest local authority is facing further cuts if an extra 6,000 further householders do not pay household charges by mid- November.
Tue, 25 Sep, 2012
One of West Cork’s prime tourist towns is facing “a big stink” this summer.
Tue, 22 May, 2012
FOLLOWING the massive flooding of Cork last week, the city and county management has a lot to answer for. The city manager says the flooding was “a totally unprecedented situation”.
Wed, 25 Nov, 2009
HOPES of bringing an end to repeated flooding in a west Cork coastal town have been dashed.
Thu, 10 Jul, 2008