Birr is an attractive historical town which contains valuable heritage and amenity features most notably its Georgian architecture and Birr Castle and Demesne. It is the largest town in South-West Offaly. The role of Birr Town Council is to represent the people of Birr and to assist in the continued growth and prosperity of the town."
Civic Reception on 22nd May 2013
Civic reception on 22nd May 2013 for Sheila Sullivan, senior camogie All Star 2012 and Peter Dooley, Under 20 Irish Rugby international.
Civic Reception for Sheila Sullivan and Peter Dooley
Birr Public Realm Progress Report and Proposals March 2013
The plans for the proposed works at The Green and Emmet Square are now on public display in the Birr Civic Offices, Wilmer Rd. Bir. Birr Town Council would welcome any comments / observations
Birr Public Realm Presenation Feb 2013
Birr Shopfront Enhancement Scheme Guide 2013
Birr Town Council are seeking to support owners improve shopfronts in Birr with traditional, high quality external enhancements. Works should involve the removal of inappropriate contemporary signage, fittings and general clutter and include proposals for suitable shop fascia signs with emphasis on hand painted signage. Grant assistance of up to 50% of the enhancement costs with a maximum grant allowable of up to €500 per applicant and a total of €5,000 is available. Exclusions: Internal works, electrical or mechanical works or routine maintenance.
Details and Application Form available here