Street closure in Mayo causing traffic issues

Castlebar councillors have welcomed the pedestrianisation of a local street for outdoor dining but are concerned by the traffic headache it is causing, writes Keith Bourke. The closure of Tucker Street to traffic on weekend evenings has been a big hit...

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Warm tributes are paid to retiring council engineer

By Keith Bourke Warm tributes have been paid to a senior engineer who is set to retire from Mayo Co Council. Ann Sweeney, Senior Roads Engineer with Castlebar Municipal District, is to retire shortly after giving more than 20 years...

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Councillors at odds over sale of old library in Mayo

A row is brewing over Mayo County Council’s decision to place the old library in Castlebar on the market, writes Keith...

Thursday, 21/07/22 - 5:03pm Read More

Mayo students outline vision for sustainable future

Two students from Sixth class in Brackloon National School, near Westport, presented to the Mayo County Council Climate and Biodiversity...

Monday, 18/07/22 - 11:37am Read More

Transfer of HSE-owned lands in Mayo for sports facilities has taken eight years

The long-awaited transfer of lands from the HSE to Mayo Co Council for the development of sporting facilities in Castlebar...

Monday, 11/07/22 - 5:26pm Read More

Residents attend meeting to highlight quarry concerns

Residents from the Moneen area of Castlebar impacted by fumes, odours, and blasting near the Roadstone quarry attended Monday’s meeting...

Friday, 17/06/22 - 3:34pm Read More

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