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Nov 23, 2018 |
Planning News
Under the terms of the 1991 United Nations Convention on environmental impact in a transboundary context (the Espoo Convention), and the EU Directive 2011/92/EU on the assessment of the effects of certain public and private projects on the environment (the EIA Directive), Member States are required to engage in transboundary public consultation in respect of projects likely to have significant effects on the environment of neighbouring...
Nov 15, 2018 |
Community Culture News
The Galway City Joint Policing Committee wishes to inform you that a public meeting will be held on Monday 26th November 2018 in Westside Community Centre at 7 pm. 
Nov 13, 2018 |
Environment News
The winners of the annual Galway City Tidy Towns Garden Competition were honoured this week at an Awards ceremony in the Connacht Hotel. The Tidy Towns Garden Competition is organised on an annual basis to recognise the efforts of residents, commercial organisations and public buildings to maintain and enhance the appearance of their gardens, estates, and public areas.
Nov 9, 2018 |
Environment News
Washing Machine Cleans Up - Sew Scary Halloween Costume Competition 2018 Galway City Council is delighted to announce the winners of the Sew Scary Halloween Costume Competition, which ran as part of Reuse Month in October 2018. The overall primary school winner was Caoimhe Callaghan, from Scoil Cholmcille Naofa Castlegar, with her washing machine costume, made from old boxes, detergent cartons and Velcro. The third level overall...


Galway has officially been designated the European Capital of Culture 2020. This is an opportunity to showcase the best cultural programme that Galway has to offer in Ireland and across Europe. We will Make Waves in 2020; waves of creativity, digital waves, disruptive waves, energetic waves and at the heart of Galway 2020 is the next wave of artists, creators, makers and shakers.


General Data Protection Regulation

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is in force as of the 25th May 2018, replacing the existing data protection framework under the EU Data Protection Directive.

Galway City Council's Privacy Statement can be viewed at www.galwaycity.ie/privacy-policy

Galway City Council's Data Protection Policy can be viewed at www.galwaycity.ie/data-protection-policy