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PRESS RELEASE December 9th 2021: OFFALY COUNTY COUNCIL SECURES TOWN CENTRE MASTER PLAN I...

Minister for Rural and Community Development, Heather Humphreys TD, has today announced €100,000 in funding to support the development of a unique Town Centre Master Plan for Clara. This is part of a €2.6 million National Fund to deliver the first ever Town Centre First Plans, which will be key to tackling dereliction and revitalising town centres.

River Basin Management Plan for Ireland

Draft River Basin Management Plan for Ireland 2022 - 2027

Offaly County Council Press Release Storm Barra 8th December 10am

County Offaly remains under a Met Eireann Status yellow wind and rain warning in relation to Storm Barra which is forecast to continue until 18.00 today Wednesday 8th Decembe

Offaly County Council Press Release Storm Barra 7th December 5.30pm

County Offaly remains under a Met Eireann Status yellow wind and rain warning in relation to Storm Barra which is forecast to continue until 18.00 tomorrow Wednesday 8th December

Offaly County Council Press Release Storm Barra 7th December 11.30am

County Offaly remains under a status yellow wind and rain warning which is forecast to continue until 18.00 tomorrow Wednesday 8th December.

County Offaly Retailers can Go Green and save money due to Retail Ireland and Irish Water...

Irish Water has partnered with Retail Ireland, to offer its members the opportunity to improve their green credentials with bespoke training on how to reduce their water consumption while also driving down operating costs for their businesses.

Outdoor Recreation Infrastructure Scheme funding announcement for Offaly November 29th 20...

Minister for Rural and Community Development, Heather Humphreys T.D., has announced a €200,000 grant for Clashawaun River Walk Amenity, Clara requiring €23,000 matching funding from Offaly County Council.

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First 5 Little Library Initiative at Offaly Libraries

Offaly Libraries are delighted to support the second stage in the First 5 Little Library Book Bag Initiative.

Built Heritage Investment Scheme 2022 & Historic Structures Fund 2022

Offaly County Council wishes to invite applications under the Built Heritage Investment Scheme (BHIS) and Historic Structures Fund (HSF) as operated by the Department of Housing, Local Government and Heritage. Please be advised that the deadline for receipt of applications is 4pm, Friday 28th January 2022.

Offaly County Council Budget 2022 - Adopted

Offaly County Council Budget 2022 - Adopted

Tullamore Municipal District Tullamore this Christmas Press release 16th November 2021

The Christmas event Tullamore This Christmas will take place on 20th and 21st November and 11th December in Tullamore. Commencing at 11am each day there will be outdoor markets, street theatre, live music, local choirs and more.

PRESS RELEASE: TIDY TOWNS COMPETITION AND GEASHILL’S NATIONAL WIN AS IRELAND’S TIDIEST VI...

The Cathaoirleach of Offaly County Council Declan Harvey said ‘ I would like to congratulate Geashill on their achievement all the many other groups that managed to make progress at during this difficult time. It has given communities a great lift across the county’.

Contract signed for Phase 1 of the Edenderry Inner Relief Road

Offaly County Council have signed a contract with Tower Civil Engineering to complete the construction of Phase 1 of the Edenderry Inner Relief Road project

Offaly Comhairle na nÓg help secondary schools in Offaly become Single-Use-Plastic Free!

Comhairle na nÓg is a youth council operating in each of the 31 Local Authority areas across Ireland. Comhairle Na nÓg gives children and young people the opportunity to be involved in, and have a voice in, the development of local and national services and policies and any issues that affect them in their local area. It is the recognised national structure for participation by children and young people (aged 12-17 years) in decision making.

E-denderry: Environmental Sensors deployed in St. Marys Secondary School Press Release Mo...

Further to the launch of the ‘e-denderry IoT - Internet of Things | LoRaWAN Connectivity | Smart Town Technology’ project earlier this year, progress includes ongoing development work in general; the forthcoming inclusion of the project in a new directory of national test beds for new technology, and recent funding for a feasibility study on the next stage of the project.

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Children's Book Festival 2021

Children’s Book Festival 2021 runs for the month of October and is a great opportunity for us all to celebrate books and reading!

Kilbeggan to Mullingar Greenway-Have your say

Offaly County Council, Westmeath County Council, TOBIN Consulting Engineers and LUC consulting are holding a drop-in consultation event on Wednesday 13th October for the communities of Westmeath to have their say on a new greenway between Kilbeggan and Mullingar.

Shannon Monastic Greenway- Have your say

Offaly County Council, Westmeath County Council, TOBIN Consulting Engineers and LUC consulting are holding a drop-in consultation event on Tuesday 12th October 2021 for the communities of Offaly and Westmeath to have their say on a new greenway between Athlone and Shannon Harbour via Shannonbridge.

DECLARATION OF PUBLIC ROADS – SECTION 11 ROADS ACT 1993

In accordance with the provision of the Roads Act 1993, Offaly County Council hereby gives notice of its intention to consider the making of a Declaration that the road listed hereunder be a public road: Existing road from its junction with the R357 at the RC Church in Boora, Leabeg, north for a distance of 2,800m. – (Known as “The Offaly Way”).