House building in Ardattin put on hold

PROPOSED houses for Ardattin remain in limbo after concerns were raised by Irish Water. Cllr Charlie Murphy criticised delays in progressing 12 houses in Ardattin at September’s meeting of the county council. “It’s stuck and stuck solid,” he said. “It...

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All-Ireland ‘NHS’ idea shot down

A PROPOSAL for an all-Ireland NHS was rejected at a meeting of Carlow County Council. People Before Profit’s Adrienne Wallace had made the proposal, calling for a single-tier health service in light of the Covid-19 crisis at September’s meeting of...

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By-laws on control of horses in Carlow deferred after questions raised

NEW by-laws that would ban horses being kept in urban areas in Carlow will not go on public display due...

Saturday, 19/09/20 - 11:11am Read More

Delays in granting tree-felling licences could cost Carlow jobs

OBJECTIONS to the granting of forestry felling licences could threaten jobs in Carlow. That claim was made at last week’s...

Friday, 18/09/20 - 10:58am Read More

Glowing praise for new Carlow skate park

THE new skate park in Carlow town received glowing praise at September’s meeting of the county council. Cllr Fergal Browne...

Thursday, 17/09/20 - 11:52am Read More

Income limits for social housing need to be increased

REPEATED calls were made to increase the income limits for social housing in Carlow to bring the county in line...

Wednesday, 16/09/20 - 11:45am Read More

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Carlow study of invasive plants