Councils

Privatising bin services is turning Ireland’s cities into rubbish dumps as local politicians say some parts ‘are filthy’

PRIVATISING bin services is turning Ireland’s cities into rubbish dumps, local politicians fear. It’s almost a decade since city councils outsourced household waste collection, a move condemned by politicians as the most soul destroying and damaging thing done to residents in years. An Irish Sun survey of Dublin and Cork city councillors found over 80 […] Cork, Ireland – Latest news and Updates – The Sun …


Cork City Council defends installation of controversial CityTrees on Cork streets after sparking debate online

CORK City Council has defended the installation of the controversial CityTrees after a massive debate was sparked online. Five artificial trees costing €350,000 for the year including maintenance are being installed at the St Patrick’s St and on the Grand Parade near the City Library in Cork City to clean pollutants from the air. Speaking […] Cork, Ireland – Latest news and Updates – The Sun …