is impressed by what she sees when she visits a period house near St Luke’s in Cork
Fri, 25 Oct, 2019
The developers of one of Cork’s largest docklands projects has secured its first tenant - with more announcements in the pipeline.
Tue, 17 Sep, 2019
Cork’s skyline is set to reach new heights with the country’s tallest building planned for the city’s docklands.
Thu, 27 Jun, 2019
Traders in Cork city centre have called for “open, clear and honest consultation” before any decisions are made on the location of a supervised drug injection centre.
Tue, 21 May, 2019
A study has identified Cork’s quays and nearby streets as blackspots for drug injecting and as possible sites for a supervised injecting centre.
Tue, 21 May, 2019
A controversial Cork city convent site, which has had five owners since 1996 and which was twice ravaged by fire, in 2003 and again 2012, is back for sale.
Wed, 01 May, 2019
Cork is buzzing and exciting developments can be seen throughout the city and county. We are seeing the start of the most significant growth period for Cork since independence, writes.
Mon, 29 Apr, 2019
Improved access to finance is underpinning business optimism in Munster, fuelling increased M&A activity along with a rise in the number of businesses willing to invest to support their growth, according to Deloitte.
Fri, 05 Apr, 2019
A “process of engagement” is underway with developers BAM in relation to a vast rubble mound left sitting on a prime Cork city centre site following the demolition almost a year ago of a landmark office block, the head of Cork City Council has confirmed.
Tue, 26 Mar, 2019
One of Cork’s most prolific developers has said the city will be a “very vibrant place” within the next 12-18 months.
Thu, 14 Mar, 2019
A major planning approval this week brings to €300m the value of development set to flow onto Cork City’s north quays, by CIÉ’s Kent railway station.
Wed, 12 Sep, 2018
Ambitious plans for a development that will include Cork’s largest hotel have been given the go-ahead by An Bord Pleanála.
Thu, 28 Jun, 2018
Gardaí say they are now satisfied that a knife was not produced following an alleged assault on a late-night cinema goer in Cork's Mahon Point shopping centre on Friday night.
Mon, 30 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
Plans for the first urban residential development in Cork’s docklands have been hit by a last-minute appeal from a commercial semi-state company.
Sat, 24 Mar, 2018
The developers behind plans for the €100m revamp of one of Ireland’s oldest suburban shopping centres will have to reapply for planning permission after a ‘technical error’ in the application.
Mon, 05 Mar, 2018
A €160m development is set to create the first urban residential quarter in Cork city’s sprawling docklands.
Sat, 24 Feb, 2018
Traders in one of Munster’s oldest suburban shopping centres have given a qualified welcomed to plans for a €100m regeneration of the complex.
Sat, 13 Jan, 2018
has been sorting out Cork people for ages
Fri, 29 Dec, 2017
Cork city does not need European funding to bankroll development, with some €365m worth of private sector projects underway in the city, writes
Tue, 05 Dec, 2017
A new €10m revamp to Cork city’s railway station is to open to tomorrow providing passenger access to the quays for the first time.
Mon, 27 Nov, 2017
There have been calls for an urgent public update on the status of Cork’s stalled events centre project as a new report shows how the city is poised for a 30% boost to its hotel bed capacity.
Thu, 16 Nov, 2017
Cork’s county councillors have been accused of abusing a provision of the 1991 Local Government Act to stall the extension of the city boundary.
Tue, 12 Sep, 2017
Cork’s docklands and the major Chinese city of Shanghai currently consume the mind of Cork City Council’s director of economic development,Pat Ledwidge.
Mon, 03 Jul, 2017
One of Cork’s most historic hotels, the Metropole, is poised for a €50m investment that will double its rooms tally, add shops at ground level, and see the construction of another three-star hotel to be called The M.
Thu, 08 Jun, 2017
Thu, 08 Jun, 2017
Companies considering locating in Cork may be lured by favourable terms to accommodate staff in a new, purpose-delivered, build-to-let apartment investment, as part of a proposed, mixed-used city centre project at Horgan’s Quay.
Thu, 24 Nov, 2016
Wed, 26 Oct, 2016
Developments worth several hundred million euro are signalled for strategic Cork city and harbour water-fronting sites, at CIÉ-owned Horgan’s Quay, and separately at Marino Point for Port of Cork.
Thu, 28 Jul, 2016
Thu, 28 Jul, 2016
Thu, 28 Jul, 2016
A fast-track planning process for large developments and a special ‘use it or lose it’ infrastructure fund for local authorities are options being considered to help solve the housing crisis, Housing Minister Simon Coveney has said.
Wed, 08 Jun, 2016
Thu, 07 Apr, 2016
The daughter of a man whose body was recovered from the River Lee yesterday, almost a month after he was reported missing, has issued an emotional thank you to all who helped in the search.
Wed, 13 Jan, 2016
The Port of Cork is set to put the city’s historic Custom House on the market in the coming weeks as it advances plans to relocate to Ringaskiddy.
Wed, 06 Jan, 2016
A 20-year-old man was arrested yesterday after leading gardaí on a morning car chase around the north-side of Cork City, crashing into a number of cars in the process.
Sun, 20 Dec, 2015
After almost a decade in the doldrums, renewed activity is expected across a number of fronts in Cork city’s docklands and quays in 2016, with knock-on effects on major sites downriver in Cork harbour including Marino Point and Ringaskiddy.
Thu, 10 Dec, 2015
Twenty years after it hit national headlines, set political and business shock waves and repercussions that saw Ministerial resignations, tribunals and indirectly the demise of a serving Taoiseach, Cork City’s Horgan’s Quay site is back up for grab, openly this time, by tender.
Thu, 22 Oct, 2015
Motorists have been warned to expect delays and consider diversions as one of Cork City’s busiest bridges closes for two months of maintenance from Monday.
Sat, 27 Jun, 2015
HIGH vacancy levels on Cork City’s South Mall may finally be reversed, with an overall rise in the economy, and in the demand for professional services and indigenous offices.
Thu, 23 Apr, 2015
Rail commuters are going to find life much easier when a number of developments in the pipeline at Cork’s Kent Station are completed.
Mon, 02 Mar, 2015
Business leaders in Cork City have called for a halt to major roadwork schemes on key routes in the run-up to Christmas.
Thu, 30 Oct, 2014
The planned redevelopment of Kent railway station, in Cork City, is the subject of a new application by Irish Rail.
Thu, 11 Sep, 2014