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#LocalPropertyTax – my statement

There are three issues here: cause and effect, the distribution of costs, and proportionality. We know well about the removal of the local government fund, for which the Local Property Tax was to replace. This was a Central Government decision. … Continue reading

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Irish America Fest New Ross 30/June-2/July @irishamerica @irishcentral @irishamericaday @newrosschamber @hooktourism

Irish America Fest 2017 will be our 6th annual summer family festival hosted in New Ross Town Co Wexford , Ireland from Friday 30th June to Sunday 2nd July… Friday, Saturday, Sunday: New Ross Food & Craft Fest (Dunbrody Emigrant … Continue reading

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County Wexford Arts Strategy 2017 – 2022: links & background info

Wexford Arts Strategy & Focus Groups Online Survey Arts Officer Luz Burns Arts Act 2003 State Arts Policy ‘Making great art work’ 2015-2025 Creative Wexford Report 2015

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Deadline: Outdoor Recreation Infrastructure Scheme, Wed 31/May – info & application details

Background: The Outdoor Recreation Infrastructure Scheme is part of the Government’s Action Plan for Rural Development and will provide funding for the development of new outdoor recreational infrastructure or the necessary maintenance, enhancement or promotion of existing outdoor recreational infrastructure … Continue reading

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Deadline: expressions/interest 5pm Fri 19/May – Town & Village Renewal Scheme – FULL INFO & LINKS

Express an Interest for your local town or village through The Town and Village Renewal Scheme is part of a package of national and local support measures to rejuvenate rural towns and villages throughout Ireland. Expression of Interest application … Continue reading

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New Ross #StPatricksDayParade 2017, Co. Wexford, Ireland (photos)

This gallery contains 27 photos.

From the viewing stand – every organisation participating…  Also, check out: Dunbrody Famine Ship & Emigrant Centre The Ros Tapestry The Norman Way The Kennedy Homestead New Ross Tourism Edit

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Passed: my County Council motion in support of common sense in Young Farmer scheme

Motion 13.4, Monday 13/February 2017 Some background and explanation to this, by Sinn Féin MEP Matt Carthy. This Council calls upon the Minister of Agriculture – to recognise the increasingly complex barriers faced by emerging young farmers; – to recognise … Continue reading

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Passed: my New Ross Municipal District motion – proper processing of sewage sludge

Wednsday 8/February 2017 5.1 Notice of Motion -This Municipal council calls for all processing of sewage sludge into biosolids in this County to a class A standard, – to be done at source in wastewater processing facilities; – with a … Continue reading

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Passed: My New Ross Municipal Motions, Wed 14/Dec (estate anti-soc behavior, & demographic policy, CCTV Taghmon):

5.1 Notice of Motion – This municipal council requests as a matter of urgency, a briefing and explanation by the housing officials on A. Policies on dealing with anti-social behaviour in social-housing estates; B. Policies on achieving demographic and community … Continue reading

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Motions: passed (@wexfordcoco ) #BCG (TB) vaccinations, & #SolarFarms

This council notes:- That as recently as the international 2005 survey, over half of European countries give BCG (TB) vaccinations to children up to 12 years old[1]; – That there is currently only one, sole, approved manufacturer & seller of … Continue reading

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