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Quayfront works to concentrate on area south of Crescent 01/08/17

| August 1, 2017
Quayfront works to concentrate on area south of Crescent 01/08/17

The first phase of the refurbishment of Wexford Quays is to involve work from Crescent Quay south and not the area between the Crescent and Wexford Bridge which is much more widely used by the public.

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Danger and chaos on approaches to seaside resorts 31/07/17

| July 31, 2017
Danger and chaos on approaches to seaside resorts 31/07/17

Despite the importance of tourism to Co. Wexford and to North Wexford in particular priority is not being given to ensuring that facilities are up to standard. That’s the message from councillors in North Wexford as the tourist season reaches its peak.

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Council houses in Taghmon of little use to people in Gorey 31/07/17

| July 31, 2017
Council houses in Taghmon of little use to people in Gorey 31/07/17

Council houses being built in Taghmon, while welcome, were of little use to people on the waiting list in Gorey and throughout North Wexford, Cllr. Malcolm Byrne told a meeting of the Gorey Municipal District Council.

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Greenways, economic development get priority in Council plan 31/07/17

| July 31, 2017
Greenways, economic development get priority in Council plan 31/07/17

Wexford Co. Council has earmarked spending of almost €4m for next year on the provision of Greenways across the county.

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Impressive line up for 2017 Kennedy Summer School 03/07/17

| July 3, 2017
Impressive line up for 2017 Kennedy Summer School 03/07/17

MP Ian Paisley, Bertie Ahern, Director of Speech Writing for President Obama Cody Keenan, Bob Shrum, Ryan Tubridy, Bressie, Politicians, News correspondents and leading global academics will all join in the discussions billed for the annual Kennedy Summer School which is set to take place in New Ross,  this September 7th to 9th 2017.

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Co. Council Round-Up 02/07/17

| July 2, 2017
Co. Council Round-Up 02/07/17

Pay parking to be extended Pay parking could be on the way to several more streets in Wexford town following the competition of a review. Residents in several areas who are having problems with all day parking have demanded action with Distillery Road, Thomas Street and St. Adan’s Crescent all likely to see the introduction […]

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Ger Walsh Column 02/07/17

| July 2, 2017
Ger Walsh Column 02/07/17

When is a house not a house? When is being provided with a house not being provided with a house. That is the crux that some local councillors are trying to get their heads around at the moment as they receive complains from some constituents who have been accommodated under the Housing Assistance Payments scheme […]

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Co. Council Diary 02/07/17

| July 2, 2017
Co. Council Diary 02/07/17

Could MalFionnomics be answer to Wexford’s Third Level prayers The push for a third Level Institution for Co. Wexford is being stepped up a notch with local politicians now attempting to take the initiative back from the waring vested interests of Carlow and Waterford whose turf wars are seen as a major obstacle to any […]

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Joe takes charge in Gorey 01/07/17

| July 1, 2017
Joe takes charge in Gorey 01/07/17

What has now become an annual row over the election of Chairman for the Gorey Municipal District Council played out again when councillors in North Wexford met for the AGM.

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Council exchanges straight talking Paddy for healthy option John 01/07/17

| July 1, 2017
Council exchanges straight talking Paddy for healthy option John 01/07/17

With generational change the new buzz word in politics Wexford Co. Council embraced the theme at the authority’s AGM when one of the younger members was elected to the Chair for the coming twelve months.

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