New stamp commemorates birth of President Paddy Hillery

An Post has issued a new stamp to mark the birth centenary of former President of Ireland, Patrick Hillery.  The ‘N’ rate stamp is suitable...

Funding approved of sea wall works in Kilkee

Funding of €81,000 has been approved for proposed works to reinforce the sea wall in Kilkee in West Clare.

Minister officially opens Ennis South Flood Relief Scheme

The Ennis South Flood Relief Scheme was officially opened today by Patrick O’Donovan TD, Minister of State with responsibility for the Office of Public Works.

Future development of ‘Destination Burren’ examined

Elected Members, stakeholders, and community representatives from across North Clare and the wider Burren region gathered in The Falls Hotel, Ennistymon, to explore new collaborations aimed at promoting the Burren as a sustainable destination.

New plan for Burren and Cliffs of Moher launched

Fáilte Ireland has today launched a new plan that will help drive and sustain tourism in the Burren and Cliffs of Moher.

OPW opens its doors for Heritage Week

The Office of Public Works (OPW) is opening the doors wide at its heritage sites all around the country during National Heritage Week all this week, inviting everybody to experience local heritage through a programme of special tours and events.

€8.6m for long awaited Ennis Flood Relief Scheme

Clare County Council has received confirmation from Mr. Kevin Moran, T.D., Minister of State with responsibility for the Office of Public Works (OPW) and Flood Relief, of his decision to allocate funding totalling €8.6m to Clare County Council for the River Fergus (Ennis South) Flood Relief Scheme.

OPW considering plans for Quilty flood defences

The Office of Public Works (OPW) is considering two applications to undertake flood relief works in Quilty.

Solution to Clonlara Flooding Found – Minister Breen

A cost effective plan to address serious flooding problem in Clonlara has been identified by the Office of Public Works and is just awaiting official approval from residents and local authority.