Galway county council

County Council and Oughterard shops work together on road safety campaign

Galway County Council is teaming up with local retailers in Oughterard for a road safety campaign heading into the winter nights. For this ‘Be Safe, Be Seen’ campaign the county council is distributing free high visibility vests from four stores in Oughterard. The free vests, meant to ensure that cyclists are pedestrians are visible to […] Galway Daily …


Roadworks near Athenry underway for two days

Roadworks near Athenry which have gotten underway today will disrupt traffic in the area for two days. Galway County Council is carrying out resurfacing works on the LP3112 road at Gloves West to the east of Athenry town. Temporary traffic management measures will be in place while the work is underway. The works are expected […] …


Plans submitted for 62 hectare solar farm outside Tuam

Plans have been submitted to Galway County Council for the construction of a 62 hectare solar farm just outside of Tuam. The planning application, which is currently at the pre-validation stage, seeks a ten year permission for development on the site. The proposed solar farm would be on land in the townlands of Cloontoa, Rinkippeen, […] …