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# kilkenny-county-council - Sunday 18 April, 2021

Kilkenny County Council paid phone bills of former employees for years, according to internal audits
# Kilkenny County Council
# Kilkenny County Council

Kilkenny County Council paid phone bills of former employees for years, according to internal audits

Apr 18th 2021, 4:17 PM 54,865 Views 39 Comments

Audits also found that staff had not been logging absences and had not kept logs of what cars employees were driving.

# kilkenny-county-council - Sunday 9 June, 2019

Kilkenny County Council votes to keep public and media out of policy meetings
# Transparency
# Transparency

Kilkenny County Council votes to keep public and media out of policy meetings

Jun 9th 2019, 12:26 PM 11,726 Views 47 Comments

The decision to hold these meetings in private is at the discretion of each local authority.

# kilkenny-county-council - Saturday 21 July, 2018

Kilkenny has chosen its own county insect... and it's the garden bumblebee
# Mad Buzz
# Mad Buzz

Kilkenny has chosen its own county insect... and it's the garden bumblebee

Jul 21st 2018, 7:00 AM 12,102 Views 17 Comments

Councillor Malcolm Noonan is hopeful Kilkenny will now lead the way in “turning the fortunes of the plight of the bumblebee”.

# kilkenny-county-council - Saturday 13 January, 2018

Kilkenny council tells social housing tenants they have to pay for home repairs
# Do It Yourself
# Do It Yourself

Kilkenny council tells social housing tenants they have to pay for home repairs

Jan 13th 2018, 8:15 AM 32,375 Views 64 Comments

A list sent to tenants includes draught-proofing of doors and windows and maintenance of external walls and gates.

# kilkenny-county-council - Tuesday 14 February, 2017

Proposal to redraw Waterford - Kilkenny boundary 'will leave a very bitter taste'
# Boundary Change
# Boundary Change

Proposal to redraw Waterford - Kilkenny boundary 'will leave a very bitter taste'

Feb 14th 2017, 4:53 PM 28,173 Views 67 Comments

A report from Waterford Boundary Committee recommended redrawing the boundary between south Kilkenny and Waterford

# kilkenny-county-council - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

'Everyone is happy': Kilkenny bridge case settles out of court
# It's All Over
# It's All Over

'Everyone is happy': Kilkenny bridge case settles out of court

Apr 15th 2015, 10:50 AM 12,031 Views 27 Comments

Protesters mounted demonstrations against the multi-million euro project in the medieval city.

# kilkenny-county-council - Thursday 14 August, 2014

Councillors take steps to halt works on controversial Kilkenny bridge
# River Nore
# River Nore

Councillors take steps to halt works on controversial Kilkenny bridge

Aug 14th 2014, 7:54 AM 9,769 Views 27 Comments

A motion is being moved by three councillors, who have concerns about the contract for construction.

# kilkenny-county-council - Tuesday 22 July, 2014

Emergency council meeting to be held over controversial Kilkenny ring road plan
# Bridge Over The River Nore
# Bridge Over The River Nore

Emergency council meeting to be held over controversial Kilkenny ring road plan

Jul 22nd 2014, 9:58 AM 5,274 Views 15 Comments

Local TD John McGuinness says that a review of the situation is needed.

# kilkenny-county-council - Monday 21 July, 2014

Council to hold debate on controversial Kilkenny bridge
# Over Troubled Water
# Over Troubled Water

Council to hold debate on controversial Kilkenny bridge

Jul 21st 2014, 9:53 AM 7,361 Views 21 Comments

Locals have been protesting against the plans for the scheme, claiming it will bring more traffic into the city.

# kilkenny-county-council - Friday 16 May, 2014

Are these Kilkenny buildings Medieval, Renaissance or just kind of old? No one seems to agree
# Age Isn't Just A Number
# Age Isn't Just A Number

Are these Kilkenny buildings Medieval, Renaissance or just kind of old? No one seems to agree

May 16th 2014, 5:52 PM 11,437 Views 22 Comments

They won’t be demolished but An Taisce want a national monument on the site.

# kilkenny-county-council - Wednesday 9 October, 2013

Former owner of Kilkenny ‘heritage house’ says delay in demolition ‘wasting taxpayers’ money’
# Kilkenny
# Kilkenny

Former owner of Kilkenny ‘heritage house’ says delay in demolition ‘wasting taxpayers’ money’

Oct 9th 2013, 6:30 AM 7,838 Views 16 Comments

A local group has opposed the plans for a new roadway at the site, claiming that medieval remains should be protected.

# kilkenny-county-council - Wednesday 2 October, 2013

EU to investigate Kilkenny plans to demolish 'heritage houses' for new roadway
# Kilkenny
# Kilkenny

EU to investigate Kilkenny plans to demolish 'heritage houses' for new roadway

Oct 2nd 2013, 10:57 AM 7,014 Views 41 Comments

A local group has said that there is a medieval gable wall at one of the houses but the council said there is not yet sufficient evidence of this.

# kilkenny-county-council - Friday 23 September, 2011

Norris and Dana's presidential hopes boosted as councils to meet next week
# Race For The Cllrs
# Race For The Cllrs

Norris and Dana's presidential hopes boosted as councils to meet next week

Sep 23rd 2011, 7:23 PM 877 Views 19 Comments

Both now appear likely to receive enough support from local authorities to ensure they get on the ballot paper when nominations close next Wednesday.