The Department of Environment, Community and Local Government has asked Cork City Council to gather information in order to estimate the extent to which businesses in Cork were affected by the flooding events of June 28th last. National Day of Commemoration Ceremony The National Day of Commemoration Ceremony, to honour all those Irishmen and Irishwomen who died in past wars or on service with the United Nations, was held held Sunday, 8th July at Fitzgerald’s Park, Cork.Lord Mayor Praises City response to Flooding Crisis On Friday 29th June 2012, The Lord Mayor of Cork, Cllr.Cork City groups win three awards at the recent All Island Pride of Place Awards ceremony held in Gorey.Togher Community Association won first place in the category Community Enhancement Project. Cork City Council issues warning regarding bogus callers to homes in the city.Terry Shannon congratulated the Confucius Institute in UCC on its stunning achievement at the 6th Confucius Institute Conference in Beijing at which the UCC Confucius Institute was awarded the title of "Confucius Institute of the Year".Lord Mayor Signs Tourism Agreement in China On Friday December 9th the Lord Mayor of Cork, Cllr. Fan Chang An, Secretary General of the Shenzhen Tourism Association on the first leg of his three city visit to China. Switching on of Cork Christmas Retail and City Centre Lights Friday November 25th saw the switching on of the Christmas Retail and City Centre Lights.New urban gardening, autism and rowing projects to begin across Cork City Cork city centre will to be ‘greened’ with foliage and vegetable gardens, an outdoor gym will be developed on the city’s northside and a physical activity programme for people with autism are just some of the initiatives to be developed in the city. National Broadband Plan - Intervention Strategy The Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment is undertaking a public consultation on Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) and Appropriate Assessment (AA) of the National Broadband Plan – Intervention Strategy. Local Enterprise Offices announce Cork’s Best Young Entrepreneurs Cork’s ‘Best Young Entrepreneurs’ were named at an awards ceremony hosted by Cork’s three Local Enterprise Offices (LEOs) on Thursday, December 14th in Republic of Work, Cork City. GLOW goes Green this year Presented by Cork City Council, Glow, A Cork Christmas Celebration returns this weekend and sees Bishop Lucey Park and the Grand Parade transformed into a hive of activity with choirs, food traders, and elves. Lord Mayor of Cork Calls Special Meeting on Boundary Extension The Lord Mayor of Cork has welcomed the announcement that the Cabinet today approved the ‘Proposal for Delineation of Extended Boundary of Cork’ report issued by the Implementation Oversight Group (IOG). Lord Mayor of Cork expresses his sadness at sudden passing of Mayor of San Francisco, Edwin Lee The Lord Mayor of Cork Cllr.
Lord Mayor calls for support of Penny Dinners Sponsored Sunday initiative in Cork The Lord Mayor of Cork, Cllr.
Cork joins the Irish cities of Belfast, Galway and Waterford that have been designated already. Silicon Republic lists interview with Denis Collins, chairman of [email protected] as one of the top 10 business videos of 2011.
Silicon Republic, Ireland’s leading technology news website, has listed an interview with Denis Collins, Chairman of [email protected] as one of the top 10 business videos of 2011. Lord Mayor receives Official Car from Ford Ireland Following a tradition established in 1989, the Ford Motor Company recently delivered to the office of the Lord Mayor the free use of the company’s flagship car,the Mondeo Titanium 2.0 TDCI, for the year. Cork Signs Major Agreement with Wuxi City in China The Lord Mayor of Cork, Cllr.
As yesterday Senior All-Ireland Hurling match was a draw, the homecoming will be deferred until after the game has been replayed. Notice of Preparation of Draft Mahon Local Area Plan Notice is hereby given, pursuant to Section 20 (3) of the Planning and Development Acts 2000-2013, that Cork City Council has prepared a draft local area plan for the Mahon area of Cork City and proposes to make the plan. The Cork Business Association are asking our business community to support all our Cork Teams! Olson, Chief Inspector of the Garda Inspectorate, Dublin. The Gathering Local Community Fund Grants Under the Gathering Local Community Fund , Cork City Council was allocated €30,000 to assist local Gathering events which will take place throughout 2013. Global Technology leaders to convene in Cork for ITLG summit in the year of the Gathering.
The Cork Business Association are asking our business community to support all our Cork Teams by getting the red and white flags and buntings up throughout the city. Cork Public Bike Share Scheme – Public Information Session The National Transport Authority and Cork City Council have prepared proposals for a Public Bike Sharing Scheme in Cork City Centre. Cities for the Future: Learning from the Global to the Local-A Cork City Gathering Flagship event Cities for the Future: learning from the global to the local is part of a new initiative called Ec Co Well which, by building on areas of common interest, aims to create cities which offer their citizens a better quality of life. Domestic Water Metering Survey Cork City Council is commencing survey of domestic water connections in order to gather information to support the proposed roll-out of domestic water metering. Draft Metropolitan Cork Joint Retail Strategy for Cork City Council, Cork County Council and the Town Councils of Cobh and Midleton Notice is hereby given that Cork County Council and Cork City Council have prepared a ‘Draft Metropolitan Cork Joint Retail Strategy’ for the Metropolitan Area of Cork, including Cork city and suburbs, and the towns of Ballincollig, Blarney, Carrigaline, Carrigtwohill, Cobh, Douglas, Glanmire, Midleton, Passage West. Cork City Joint Policing Committee Cork City Joint Policing Committee met on Monday 4 March in the Clarion Hotel in Cork. A major summit of global business leaders, high level executives, entrepreneurs and investors from US and Ireland will convene in Cork. Knocknaheeny Youth Music Initiative Evaluation Launched The “Cork Academy of Music Knocknaheeny Youth Music Initiative.
A monthly newsletter updating the businesses and people of Cork about the events and activities happening in our wonderful city centre. Three day UNESCO conference in Cork comes to a close Mayors and representatives of cities worldwide, education experts, UN representatives, the private sector, and regional, international and civil society organisations from 92 countries assembled in Cork over the last three days. Ballyvolane Fire Station goes even greener and saves more money Solo Energy has teamed up with Cork City Council to install a groundbreaking energy storage system at Ballyvolane Fire Station. The city's parking spots to go green this Friday Artists, designers and ordinary people will transform paid parking places in Cork into temporary public parks this Friday as part as part of Park (ing) Day, an annual worldwide event. Building Facade Improvement Grant Schemes 2017- Blackpool & South Douglas Street Area The 2017 Building Facade Improvement Grant Scheme (formerly known as the Painting Grant Scheme) is coming to a close. Latest census results show that Cork city has seen the biggest increase in workforce of all the Irish cities The Lord Mayor of Cork, Cllr Tony Fitzgerald has welcomed the latest census results which showed that Cork city has seen the biggest increase in workforce of all the Irish cities. Lots of festivals going on this September in Cork City! The BBC broadcaster Peter Day recently travelled to Cork to find out what life is really like in a country just recently realised from the constraints of an EU bailout. ITS Ireland Award “Recognising Excellence in Deploying ITS” for 2013 Cork City Council was selected to receive the ITS Ireland Award “Recognising Excellence in Deploying ITS” for 2013 which Cork shared with Kildare Co. Cork was voted the winner in the “The Great Town” category by members of the Academy of Urbanism. More On Thursday, 3rd October, 2013, the Lord Mayor of Cork announced details in City Hall of the Chanticleer Choral Workshop and Concert being given by the members of Chanticleer. Lord Mayor announces details of Cork - Towards an Age-Friendly City Conference On Tuesday 1 October 2013 (International Day of Older Persons), the Lord Mayor of Cork Cllr.