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National Tree Week

National Tree Week

Cavan County Council is supporting the Tree Council of Ireland in promoting National Tree Week, which takes place from 31 March to 6 April 2019

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CLÁR 2019

CLÁR 2019

The CLÁR 2019 Scheme is now open. CLÁR is a targeted investment programme which provides funding for small scale infrastructural projects in rural areas that have suffered the greatest levels of population decline.

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Reval 2019 Valuation Clinics

Reval 2019 Valuation Clinics

The Valuation Office will be holding 'Walk In' Clinics in the Johnston Central Library, Cavan in March following the commencement of issuing of Proposed Valuation Certificates in County Cavan this week.

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Roadworks: N3 Cornaslieve

Roadworks: N3 Cornaslieve

Cavan County Council wishes to advise that the N3 Cornaslieve to North Virginia road surfacing scheme is due to commence on Monday, 1st April for five weeks. Stop/Go traffic control will be in place. Some delays are to be expected.

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National funding opportunities

National funding opportunities

The DM Thomas Foundation Central Grants Programme and the Mná na hÉireann, Women of Ireland Fund are currently offering funding opportunities which may benefit community charities and social enterprises in County Cavan

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Reporting Abandoned Vehicles

Reporting Abandoned Vehicles

If you suspect that a vehicle has been abandoned and you wish to report it to your local authority, you can do so by contacting Cavan County Council in confidence on 049 437 8300 or by email waste@cavancoco.ie.

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Community Water Development Fund available

Community Water Development Fund available

The Local Authority Waters Programme has announced the launch of an open call for applications to a Community Water Development Fund 2019. Closing date for receipt of applications is Tuesday, 12 February 2019 at 7pm.

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Long-serving staff honoured

Long-serving staff honoured

Long-serving staff members of Cavan County Council who have amassed 25 years’ or more service to the organisation and recent retirees, were honoured at a special reception this evening.

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National Award for Cavan LGBT+ Project

National Award for Cavan LGBT+ Project

Cavan County Council and its interagency partners were the winners of the Health and Wellbeing Award for the Cavan Rainbow Youth LGBT+ Youth Project at the Chambers Ireland Excellence in Local Government Awards, held in Dublin on Thursday, 22 November.

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Kingscourt Water Treatment Plant officially opened

Kingscourt Water Treatment Plant officially opened

Irish Water working in partnership with Cavan County Council today (Monday) celebrated the official opening of the Kingscourt Water Treatment Plant which was performed by Heather Humphreys TD, Minister for Business, Enterprise, and Innovation and Cllr Madeleine Argue, Cathaoirleach Cavan County Council.

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Notice of Local Authority Budget for Year Ended 31 December 2019

Notice of Local Authority Budget for Year Ended 31 December 2019

Notice is hereby given that the draft local authority budget of Cavan County Council for year ending 31 December 2019, has been prepared and will be considered by the Council at the Local Authority Budget Meeting to be held on Friday, 23rd November 2018 at 11am in the Council Chamber, Courthouse, Cavan.

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Cavan strengthens ties with Germany

Cavan strengthens ties with Germany

Cavan County Council hosted a delegation from the German municipality of Kürnach and the city of Würzburg on Wednesday afternoon in the latest strengthening of a friendship between Cavan and Germany that dates back over 1,000 years.

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Cavan hosts French Senate Delegation

Cavan hosts French Senate Delegation

Cavan County Council hosted 15 members of the French Senate on Monday evening, including Senator Christian Cambon, President of the French Senate Foreign Affairs, Defence and Armed Forces Committee, and Senator Jean Bizet, President of the Senate European Affairs Committee.

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Shercock Do Not Drink notice lifted

Shercock Do Not Drink notice lifted

Irish Water and Cavan County Council confirm that the Do Not Drink and Do Not Wash drinking water restriction has been lifted on the Shercock Public Water Supply which is served from the Dhuish Group Water Scheme in Co Cavan, following consultation with the HSE.

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Call for motorists to ‘slow down’

Call for motorists to ‘slow down’

Motorists are asked to reduce their speed and drive according to prevailing conditions during An Garda Siochána’s National ‘Slow Down’ day, which takes place this weekend from 7am Friday 25th May until 7am Saturday 26th May.

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Lithuanian Ambassador visits Cavan

Lithuanian Ambassador visits Cavan

The Lithuanian Ambassador to Ireland, His Excellency Egidijus Meilūnas, visited Johnston Central Library, Cavan Town on Thursday, 17 May to open an exhibition marking the centenary of Lithuania's independence.

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Public Alert: Drinking Water Restriction Shercock

Public Alert: Drinking Water Restriction Shercock

After consultation with the Health Service Executive (HSE), Irish Water and Cavan County Council have imposed a DO NOT DRINK and DO NOT WASH NOTICE for all customers on the Shercock PWS with immediate effect, due to increased chlorine levels in the water supply.

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LEADER extension - Harvesting Rainwater

LEADER extension - Harvesting Rainwater

Cavan LEADER Local Action Group is extending the timeframe to 27 April 2018 of the targeted call (time limited call) for 'Rain Water Harvesting Projects'; the Protection and Sustainable use of Water Resources.

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Ambitious and inclusive arts plan for Cavan

Ambitious and inclusive arts plan for Cavan

The importance of the arts to the social and economic fabric of everyday life in County Cavan was emphasised at the launch of ‘Inclusivity and Ambition – A Strategy for Cavan Arts, 2018 to 2023’ on Friday, 23 March at Johnston Central Library.

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Cavan Walking Festival 2018

Cavan Walking Festival 2018

Cavan Walking Festival takes place over eight days from 4th to 11th May 2018, with scenic trails, rambles and hikes all led by local trained guides.

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Commons delegation hears Brexit concerns

Commons delegation hears Brexit concerns

Six MPs from the UK’s House of Commons Foreign Affairs committee visited Cavan on Thursday, 16 November to hear from elected representatives, local government officials and business leaders about the challenges facing Cavan and the greater border region due to the UK’s impending exit from the European Union.

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Revaluation of commercial properties

Revaluation of commercial properties

The Valuation Office is the State property valuation agency responsible for the valuation of all commercial property for the purposes of the levying of commercial rates by local authorities.

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Cavan Diaspora Engagement Project launch

Cavan Diaspora Engagement Project launch

The Cavan Diaspora Engagement Project was launched in New York on St Patrick's Weekend by Cllr Fergal Curtin, Cathaoirleach, Cavan County Council, and Joe McHugh, TD, Minister of State for the Diaspora at the Department of the Taoiseach.

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