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Dec 4, 2017 |
Your Council News
Galway scoops top prizes in the cities competition. The winners of the IPB Pride of Place Awards in association with Co-operation Ireland were announced last night at a gala awards ceremony in Letterkenny. The awards acknowledge the achievements and the invaluable work undertaken by volunteers and those involved in local community development. Galway City took home two awards in the cities competition.
Dec 1, 2017 |
Your Council News
A Civic Reception was held at City Hall, Galway City Council, College Rd, Galway on Friday 1st December 2017 at 2.00pm, to celebrate the historic achievement of the Galway Senior and Minor Hurling Teams. The Mayor of the City of Galway, Councillor Pearce Flannery, acknowledged and celebrated the outstanding sporting achievements of the teams. Galway Senior and Minor Teams won the All Ireland Championship titles on Sunday 3rd September...
Nov 30, 2017 |
Business News
This Saturday, December 2nd is Small Business Saturday and we're asking the public to shop local and support retailers in Ireland. Small Business Saturday is a campaign that is supported and promoted by Retail Excellence, the largest retail representative body in Ireland. This is the fourth year of the Irish campaign which profiles small businesses and encourages consumers to shop locally and support jobs and enterprises in their respective...
Nov 29, 2017 |
Community Culture News
Galway City Council is delighted to announce this year's allocation of Sports Club Grants Scheme. In all €120,000 was allocated to 43 different clubs with twenty-five (25) clubs receiving the maximum grant amount of €3,500. A wide range of sports is represented from mainstream to minority sports. The funding allocated to the successful clubs will go towards the costs of equipment, coaching, travel as well as a significant level...


Galway has officially been designated the European Capital of Culture 2020. This is an opportunity to showcase the best cultural programme that Galway has to offer in Ireland and across Europe. We will Make Waves in 2020; waves of creativity, digital waves, disruptive waves, energetic waves and at the heart of Galway 2020 is the next wave of artists, creators, makers and shakers.


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Water Quality

Irish Water is responsible for managing and delivering water services to homes and businesses served by Public Water Supplies and Wastewater Agglomerations. For further information or to report an issue with:
Water supply, Water quality or Wastewater
Please contact Irish Water by either of the following:

Web: www.water.ie
Twitter: @IrishWater 
Telephone: 1890 278 278 (LoCall) 
Minicom: 1890 378 378 (For hearing impaired customers with minicom equipment) 
Postal Address: Irish Water, PO Box 860, South City Delivery Office, Cork City

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