Press Releases

3 March 2021 

Cork City Council draft Air Quality Strategy (2021-26) consultation

Cork City Council is putting its Draft Air Quality Strategy (2021-2026) out for consultation.

2 March 2021 

Developing tourism opportunities for maker and creators

Cork City Council wants to develop tourism opportunities for the city’s makers and creators post-COVID as part of a European project it is participating in.

1 March 2021 

New rates waiver scheme for businesses hit by Level 5 restrictions

Rates payments will be deferred for the first quarter of 2021 for businesses most impacted by Level 5 restrictions introduced on 6th January 2021.

11 January 2021 

Public Consultation taking place around Passage Railway Greenway

Initial public consultation on Phase 2 of the Passage Railway Greenway Improvement Project (from Mahon towards Passage West) begins today, January 11th 2021.

18 November 2020 

The countdown to Christmas begins as Cork Lights Up

Due to Covid 19, the traditional switch on of the Christmas Lights in Cork which annually attracts thousands of people was unable to take place this year.

16 November 2020 

Cork City Council agrees budget of €226 million for 2021

Cork City Council agreed an expenditure budget of €226 million for 2021 at the annual budget meeting this evening.

11 November 2020 

Cork Lights Up for Christmas

Cork City Council is delighted to announce that Cork City will light up for Christmas next week.

6 November 2020 

Cork City Council unveils bicycle parking map

Cork City Council today unveiled a map indicating the locations of new bicycle parking in Cork City.

4 November 2020 

"Forgotten Lord Mayor" Donal O’Callaghan’s story brought to life

A new book on the third Lord Mayor of Cork to be elected in 1920, Donal Óg O’Callaghan, is published this Wed 4 Nov on the centenary anniversary of his electio...

19 October 2020 

Update on cycle infrastructure coming on stream in next month

Up to €2 million is being invested in the city’s cycling infrastructure, with support from the National Transport Authority (NTA).