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

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

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

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

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'

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

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

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

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

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

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’

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

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

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