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    15 August 2018    Tirchonaill Street Bridge Replacement Donegal Town

    Donegal County Council wishes to announce that works are commencing on the replacement of Tirchonaill Street Bridge in Donegal Town in the coming days. Read more...

    13 Aug 2018    Share Your Story this Heritage Week

    Over 120 events are taking place for National Heritage Week in County Donegal from Saturday, August 18 to Sunday, August 26, 2018 and most of them are free. Read more ...

    10 Aug 2018    Ballybofey Roadworks

    10 Aug 2018     Ballybofey Roadworks

    Please note the planned Traffic Management measures up to 20 August. Read more...

More Council News

  

 

July 2018  

 

New Seven Strategic Towns Local Area Plan comes into effect today

20 Aug '18

 

Tirchonaill Street Bridge Replacement Donegal Town.

15 Aug '18

 

Share Your Story this Heritage Week

13 Aug '18

 

Ballybofey Roadworks traffic management up to 20 August

10 Aug '18

 

Donegal County Council leads Tourism Sales Mission to the USA

08 Aug '18

 

Ballybofey Road Works Traffic Management 3 - 13 Aug

03 Aug '18

 

Launch of County Donegal Heritage Week Event Guide

 

02 Aug '18 

 

Information notice regarding works at Tirchonaill Street Bridge in Donegal Town

 01 Aug '18

 

Ballybofey Roadworks

 30 Jul '18

 

Donegal County Archives acquires donation of Coláiste Uladh historic documents 

 30 Jul '18

 

Public feedback submission deadline extended for Derry- Buncrana greenway.

 30 Jul '18

 

Another successful cruise ship visit to Killybegs

 26 Jul '18

 

Minister Ring announces major investment of €7.8 m

 26 Jul '18
 

Surfacing works on N13 from Burt Chapel to Bridgend

 25 Jul '18

 

Ceol le Chéile takes to the stage on Friday night

 24 Jul '18

 

Three Diaspora ambassadors - Tip O Neill Award 

 23 Jul '18

 

Monty Halls Family Adventure Campaign in Donegal

 23 Jul '18

 

Cathaoirleach congratulates Jason Black

23 Jul ' 18

 

Pettigo night time restrictions lifted, Lough Mourne restrictions in place from

20 Jul '18

 

Appeal to motorists to drive with care ahead of busy period on roads

18 Jul '18

 

Clean it up, any bag, any bin!

18 Jul '18

 

Scoil Mhuire students learn all about recycling

16 Jul '18

 

High praise for Sports Star Chairman Neil Martin

13 Jul '18

 

Call for funding applications for Creative Ireland Donegal 2018  

12 Jul '18 

 

Warm send off in Letterkenny for Fr. Tony - Walk While You Can for MND

 

11 Jul '18

 

Have your say on varying the rate of Local Property Tax in Donegal

 

11 Jul '18

 

Be a reading star this summer

 

09 Jul '18

 

Replacing damaged water pipes Gortahork and Falcar

 

09 Jul '18

 

Dubai Duty Free Irish Open hailed as a game changer for Donegal

 

09 Jul' 18

 

Notice of extreme fire risk extended until 11 July

06 Jul '18

 

Donegal on the crest of a wave at Seafest

06 Jul '18

 

Irish Water issues National Water Conservation Order

 

05 Jul '18

 

R238 from Burnfoot to Buncrana has reopened this morning

 

04 Jul '18

 

Donegal’s first Cruinniú na nÓg hailed a success

 

04 Jul '18

 

Glendowan Craft Shop win Best Dressed Shopfront Competition

 

04 Jul '18

 

Housing estates urged to get their applications in for Best Kept Housing Scheme

 

04 Jul '18

 

Ireland NorthWest Trade Mission to Philadelphia

 

04 Jul '18

 

Irish Water makes urgent appeal to Donegal customers

 

03 Jul '18

 

Council houses available for long term letting

03 Jul '18

 

Irish Water call to continue to conserve water

 

02 Jul '18

 

A Lighter Step in the Council

 

02 Jul '18

 

Free parking at Ballyliffin Golf Club for DDFIO

 

02 Jul '18

 

 

 

June 2018

 

 

Over €69,000 allocated to Donegal under new anti-dumping awareness campaign

 

29 Jun '18

 

Notice of extreme fire risk extended to Monday 

29 Jun '18

 

North West strategic growth priorities top the agenda

 

29 Jun '18

 

Discovery of Prehistoric gold artefacts in Donegal 

28 Jun '18

 

Notice of extreme fire risk (Danger Rating Red)

 

27 Jun '18

 

Working round the clock to look their best for the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open

 

25 Jun '18

 

Convoy Joint National School first to achieve 10 Green Flags

 

25 Jun '18

 

Host of Stars Confirmed for the 2018 Pro Am at Dubai Duty Free Irish Open

 

22 Jun '18

 

An Garda Síochána Donegal Division statement on Irish Open Traffic Management

 

20 Jun '18

 

Dedicated helpdesk opened to report sites containing unauthorised waste 

20 Jun '18 

Donegal County Council response to RTE Investigates Programme

19 Jun '18

 

Lots on in Donegal for Cruinniú na nÓg this Saturday

 

19 Jun '18

 

Greens schools on show at Catchment CARE launch

 

19 Jun '18

 

Ryder Cup hopefuls Pieters, Levy and Olesen chase Ballyliffin glory

 

19 Jun '18

 

Dates announced for consultation greenway linking Derry to Donegal

 

18 Jun '18

 

Consultation for Letterkenny Southern Relief Rd

 

18 Jun '18

 

€14 million project launched to improve our water quality.

 

18 Jun '18

New Live Traffic Cams for Letterkenny 15 Jun '18

 

Showbands and Bands of the Northwest

 

15 Jun '18

 

Public meeting on 2018 Dubai Duty Free Irish Open

15 Jun '18 

 

20 beach cleans in Donegal during Coca-Cola Clean Coasts Week

 

15 Jun '18

 

Status Orange wind weather warning for Donegal 

13 Jun '18

 

Donegal Diaspora project set to build more connections

13 Jun '18 

 

Golf fans to enjoy door-to-door experience for Dubai Duty Free Irish Open

 

11 Jun '18

 

Slow down and respect all road users during Rally

 

11 Jun '18

 

Donegal gets pedalling as Bike Week approaches

 

08 Jun '18

 

Irish Water hosting public information evening about Kerrykeel Sewerage Scheme

 

08 Jun '18

 

Ten die in our waters during 15 days of warm weather

 

07 Jun '18

 

Sunday grandstand tickets sell out for 2018 Dubai

 

07 Jun '18

 

New water pipes in Churchill

 

 07 Jun '18

 

Temporary Overnight Closures of the N15 at Finn Bridge between Ballybofey and St

 

06 Jun '18

 

New Public Conveniences, Changing Rooms and Information Hub opened in Rathmullan

 

06 Jun '18

 

New County Development Plan coming into effect today

 

05 Jun '18

 

Dubai Duty Free looking for Best Dressed Shopfront

 

01 Jun '18

 

May 2018

 

 

Another award Niche Specialist Staffing Partners

31 May '18

 

Monty Halls and family visit Donegal  

30 May '18 

 

New beach wheelchair unveiled for Marble Hill

30  May '18

 

Margaret Toner and Johnny McCollum honoured with Mayoral Reception

30 May '18

 

Cllr P McGowan elected Chair of Stranorlar MD

 

30 May '18

 

Get involved and show your support for the Riverine 

 

29 May '18

 

Danny McDaid honoured with Freedom of the County

 

29 May '18

 

Councillors support Green Ribbon Campaign

 

29 May '18

 

Heritage Council grant awards for County Donegal announced

 

28 May '18

 

Importance of culture to be explored at Diaspora conference

 

28 May '18

 

Hundreds attend consultation events for Derry-Muff greenway

 

28 May '18

 

Danny McDaid to be honoured with Freedom of the County this evening

28 May '18

 

Donegal beaches among the top beaches in the country

 

25 May '18

 

New Outdoor Gym officially opened in Letterkenny Town Park

 

25 May '18

 

Trash N Fashion - A Celebration of Community and our talented youth

 

24 May '18

 

Rubbish galore collected by Foyle Hill Walking Group

 

24 May '18

 

New innovative MyDonegalPlace app introduced to help you have your say

 

24 May '18

 

Businesses turnout for Letterkenny Planning for Growth event

 

24 May '18

 

World Famous Ocean Liner, the Queen Victoria welcomed to Killybegs

 

23 May '18

 

Two Tasty Exhibitions now on display in Donegal County Museum

 

23 May '18

 

Riverine Community Park community consultation workshop to be held this evening

 

23 May '18

 

Further public consultation Donegal TEN T

 

22 May '18

 

Altan honoured at special Civic Reception in County House, Lifford

 

22 May '18

 

Donegal County Council to honour Altan

 

21 May '18

 

Putt yourself in the picture with Dubai Duty Free Irish Open kids competition

 

17 May '18

 

Donegal Civil Defence support Cycle Against Suicide Event

 

17 May '18

 

Growing Letterkenny - Planning for Growth

 

16 May '18

 

Public consultation on Proposed Material Alterations to Draft Seven Strategic To

 

16 May '18

 

Molly writes her way to history as pen business scoops national prize

 

15 May '18

 

New modern water pipes in Cloontagh, Clonmany following Irish Water project

 

14 May '18

 

Consultation process for Muff to Derry greenway

 

14 May '18

 

Fáilte chun na Gaeltachta

 

11 May '18

 

Proposals for Town & Village Renewal projects

 

10 May '18

 

Timeframe for feedback on major road proj extended

 

10 May '18

 

€1m water treatment upgrade Glenties and Ardara

 

09 May '18

 

New national day of creativity for children and young people

 

08 May '18

 

New Tadhg Culbert car park in Letterkenny officially opened

 

08 May '18

 

Donegal County Council Environment staff pick up award.

 

04 May '18

 

Donegal’s stunning coastline centrepiece for Hericoast delegation

 

03 May '18

 

Council urges households to be aware of bogus callers

 

03 May '18

 

May Bank Holiday at the RCC

 

03 May '18

 

Be our Guest at Bealtaine 2018

 

03 May '18

 

Community Water Fund 2018

02 May '18

 

DRSWG and CLG Dhún na nGall leads the way on Road Safety

 

02 May '18

 

Register your Heritage Week Events

 

01 May '18

 

PEACE IV Action Plan for Donegal launched

 

01 May '18

   
April 2018  

 

Chef Brian McDermott cooking the books in the library

 

30 Apr '18

 

Public consultation event on new Letterkenny Southern Relief Road

 

30 Apr '18

 

Delegates in Letterkenny to develop EuroVelo route

 

27 Apr '18

 

Irish Water business customers in Donegal to receive new water meters

 

26 April '18

 

Students graduate from early intervention road safety programme

 

25 Apr '18

 

Dr Mary Roche launches Babbling Babies in Central Library, Letterkenny

 

24 Apr '18

Mayors reception honouring Gerry Lane and Hugh McBride 24 Apr '18

 

Donegal food businesses to create own food story

 

32 Apr '18

 

Donegal writer, director and actor Niall MacEachmharcaigh honoured

 

20 Apr '18

 

First Age Friendly Car Parking Spaces in Donegal unveiled at LUH

20 Apr '18 

 

A big day for Niall Mac Eachmharcaigh

20 Apr '18 

 

Atlantic on Bike Project Seminar

 

19 Apr '18

 

Clean & Green Awards for Donegal Tidy Town Cttees

 

19 Apr '18

 

More than 80 take part in Fanad Clean Up

 

19 Apr '18

 

Donegal East Tourism Launch

 

18 Apr '18

 

Donegal rally heroes honoured at Civic Reception

 

17 Apr '18

 

Nat Heritage Award for Donegal Heritage Project

 

17 Apr '18

 

Tourism Trade evening to take place in Bundoran

 

 16 Apr '18
 Celebrity Chef Brian McDermotts Free Cookery Demo
 16 Apr ' 18

 

See the past and imagine the future at St Catherine’s Church & graveyard,

 

12 Apr '18

 

Spring into Storytime huge hit in local libraries

 

12 Apr '18

 

Planning permission for Railway Station Waterside

 

12 Apr '18

 

Donegal Worlds most beautiful landing spot

 

10 Apr '18

 

Hive of activity in Inishowen

 

10 Apr '18

 

It's #OurCouncilDay on Twitter

10 Apr '18

 

7,500 bednights from Pan Celtic Festival goers 

09 Apr '18

 

Public to have say on major National Road Project

09 Apr '18

 

Pan Celtic Festival in full swing in Letterkenny

05 Apr '18 

 

Colourful opening for International Pan Celtic Festival

04 Apr '18

 

Pan Celtic Festival Opens in Letterkenny this evening

 

03 Apr '18

 

More than 100 percent increase in children attending Wainfest 2017

 

03 Apr '18

 

Arctic Cluster will bring to light energy solution

 

03 Apr '18

   
March 2018  
   

 

Obey the rules of the road and arrive alive this Easter.

 

29 Mar '18

 

Beyond Local – Why Going International Makes Sense’

 

28 Mar '18

 

Deadline extended for social housing turnkey proposals

28 Mar '18

 

€5,000 opportunity for ambitious Donegal businesses

27 Mar '18 

 

Farmers to use best practice -spraying pesticides

 

27 Mar ' 18

 

Increase in Commercial rates collection

26 Mar '18 

 

Inishowen leading the way in BigDonegalCleanUp

26 Mar '18 

 

Proposed One Way System in Rathmullan 

26 Mar '18

 

Clár Funding 2018 

23 Mar '18 

 

World Water Day 22 Mar 2018

 

21 Mar '18

 

Donegals Big Clean Up kicks off at Ballyliffin Golf Club

 

20 Mar '18

 

Place-based innovation and branding seminar a huge hit

 

20 Mar '18

 

Expression of Interest invited for 2018 Grass Cutting Contracts

 

16 Mar '18

 

RSA and Applegreen urging drivers to Stop, Sip, Sleep this St. Patricks Day Week

 

16 Mar '18

 

Donegal Coastal communities invited to take part in Clean Coasts Roadshows

 

15 Mar '18

 

Bundoran Parade to broadcast live across the globe

 

14 Mar '18

 

The Safety at Sea through War and Upheaval: Irish Lights 1911-1923

 

13 Mar '18

 

 47th International Pan Celtic Festival Programme launched

 

13 Mar '18

 

Katelyn scoops top spot in Road Safety Art Competition 

12 Mar '18 

 

Ballybofey and Stranorlar Wastewater Treatment Plant to receive major upgrade

 

11 Mar '18

 

Would you like to be part of Donegals first ever Choir of ages

 

09 Mar '18

 

Stunning Marble Hill played host to Connecting our Coastline Conference

 

09 Mar '18

 

Customers urged to continue conserving water

07 Mar '18

 

CúplaFocalChallenge

07 Mar '18

 

Donegal County Council Scheme of Arts Grants 2018

 

07 Mar '18

 

Water consumption levels still way up in Donegal and customers urged to conserve

 

07 Mar '18

 

Seminar exploring how to create lasting entrepreneurial legacy in Donegal

 

06 Mar '18

 

Local high tech businesses explore opportunities in UK’s Northern Powerhouse

 

06 Mar '18

 

Irish Water commencing phase two of works in Windy Hall & High Road

06 Mar '18

 

Seactain na Gaeilge gets underway in Donegal

05 Mar '18

 

No restrictions on Donegal water supplies but customers urged to conserve water

 

05 Mar '18

 

Local businesses invited to sign up for US trade opportunity

 

05 Mar '18

 

Customers asked to turn off taps and conserve water

03 Mar '18 

 

Update on Severe Weather Event in Donegal

02 Mar '18 

 

Local Improvement Scheme 2018

 

01 Mar '18

 

Statement on Status Red Level Weather Alert for Donegal County Council

 

01 Mar '18

 

Proposals invited for Social Housing Turnkey Developments

 

01 Mar '18

   
February 2018  
   

 

1,000km of road gritted in Donegal in last 24 hours

 

28 Feb '18

 

Randox Teoranta announce fourth year of WAAR sponsorship

 

27 Feb '18

 

Applications invited for new Community Involvement Scheme

 

27 Feb '18

 

EU funded Cross-Border North West Greenway Network officially launched today

 

26 Feb '18

 

Council urging public to stay safe and warm during wintry weather conditions

 

26 Feb '18

 

Education alliance to benefit cross border education provision and opportunities

 

23 Feb '18

 

Hedge-cutting season comes to an end

 

23 Feb '18

 

Donegal Sports Star Review Jan 2017

 

21 Feb '18

 

Transboundary Environmental Public Consultation

20 Feb '18

 

900 Entries for School Road Safety Art Campaign

 

20 Feb '18

 

Cathaoirleach welcomes National Planning Network

 

20 Feb '18

 

Government launches Project Ireland 2040

 

19 Feb '18

 

Call for Irish Dancers, Musicians and Choirs

 

16 Feb '18

 

Donegal Youth Council Mayor & Deputy Mayor Elected

 

15 Feb '18

 

War-Torn Children Exhibition Programme continues in RCC

14 Feb '18

 

New road safety campaign targets mobile phone use

13 Feb '18

 

EU Unit Update Bulletin

12 Feb '18

 

Monty Halls to visit Donegal for Connecting our Coastline conference

 

12 Feb '18

 

Donegal represented at Facebook's Communities Summit

 

12 Feb '18

 

Holiday World Show 2018 – A great success for Donegal

 

12 Feb '18

 

Public consultation opens today on draft County Donegal Development Plan 

09 Feb '18

 

Queens University Planning School visits Letterkenny

 

06 Feb '18

 

New Council alert service for households and businesses in Donegal

 

05 Feb '18

 

Shay Given launches Read DL 2018

 

05 Feb '18

 

Packie Bonner teams up with Tourism Ireland to promopt Donegal In Scotland

 

02 Feb '18

 

 

 

 

January 2018

 

 

Donegal County Council kicks off 2018 with new Tourism Brochure

 

30 Jan '18

 

Temporary Closure of N13 at Tircallan

 

29 Jan '18

 

Lionra Leitir Ceanainn

 

29 Jan '18

 

Festival and Events Pop Up Advice Clinics for Donegal

 

 29 Jan '18

 

2017 Donegal Sports Star Awards Winners

 

 29 Jan '18

 

Hericoast Donegal Coastal Experience App launched by Joe Mahon

 

25 Jan '18

 

All set for Sports Star Awards

 

25 Jan '18

 

Countdown to the 42nd Donegal Sports Star Awards ceremony

 

24 Jan '18

 

Shay Given to launch Read DL 2018

 

24 Jan '18

 

Irish Water replacing ageing water mains in High Road and Windyhall areas

 

24 Jan '18

 

Donegal delight as two progress to National Finals of IBYE

 

23 Jan '18

 

Lesser Spotted Journeys Joe Mahon special guest at Donegal Webapp launch

22 Jan '18

 

Rebuilding Ireland Home Loan

22 Jan ' 18

 

Just Eat It A Food Waste Story screening in Abbey Arts Centre this evening.

22 Jan '18

 

Official unveiling and blessing of new Fire Engine for Milford Fire Brigade

19 Jan '18

 

Letterkenny Trad Week

18 Jan '18

 

What should be part of Ireland’s Intangible Cultural Heritage?

18 Jan '18

 

Consultation period extended for Seven Strategic Towns LAP

17 Jan '18

 

Donegal Sports Star Awards Hall of Fame for Brian McEniff

17 Jan '18

 

Council urges motorists to take extra care

 

16 Jan '18

 

Funding available for heritage projects in County Donegal

 

16 Jan '18

 

Focus on Fairy Bridges as Discover Bundoran new brochure launched

 

10 Jan '18

 

Martin Carney to launch Sports Star Awards

 

09 Jan '18

 

Primary School children to put Road Safety first, in annual Road Safety Art comp

 

09 Jan '18

 

2017 Donegal Sports Star Awards Nominees

 

08 Jan '18

 

Donegal Sports Star Awards launch

 

08 Jan '18

 

County Donegal Book of Honour Labour of Love for Curator

 

08 Jan '18

 

National Broadband Plan SEA AA Map Consultation

 

04 Jan '18

 

Private well owners invited to take part in survey

 

03 Jan '18

 

New automated defibrillator available at Ballintra

 

03 Jan '18

   

 

  

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