Galway county council

Kilkerrin and Moylough without water due to quality issues

Residents of the Kilkerrin and Moylough areas in Galway County are without water today due to an issue with the quality of the water supply. There has been a deterioration of the raw water quality of the Kilkerrin/Moylough Public Supply Scheme Galway County Council has said. Homes and businesses on the public supply scheme and […] Galway Daily …


Plans progress for 3km riverside walking trail in Gort

Plans are progressing for the creation of a beautiful new walking trail alongside the Gort River, with a planning application now before the county council. The proposed River Walk will be approximately 3.2km in length, starting from Gort town centre, and following the east side of the Gort River as it flows north. After roughly […] Galway Daily …


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, […] …