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Community Addiction Studies Course

Community Addiction Studies Course

North East Regional Drug & Alcohol Task Force plan to deliver a CASC programme in Cavan (beginning September 2018) to strengthen a community-wide understanding of addiction and enhance the capacity of local communities to respond effectively.

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Cavan schools receive Green Flag awards

Cavan schools receive Green Flag awards

Eighteen schools from County Cavan were awarded the prestigious Green Flag from An Taisce for their work on the Green-Schools programme at a ceremony hosted at the CityNorth Hotel, Meath on Thursday, 17 May.

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Community Education Grants 2018

Community Education Grants 2018

Applications are now invited from community groups in County Cavan for small grant aid towards the cost of offering educational/training programmes in their own community.

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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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Temporary traffic lights - Farnham St, Cavan

Temporary traffic lights - Farnham St, Cavan

Due to essential maintenance works, traffic lights will be in operation at the junction of Farnham Street and Abbey Street during the evening and night from 7pm - 5am from Thursday, 24 May until Thursday, 31 May. Some delays are to be expected.

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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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Swimming Lessons summer 2018

Swimming Lessons summer 2018

The County Cavan Water Safety Committee has arranged the following programme of Swimming and Water Safety Instruction Classes throughout the County for the Summer period, 2018

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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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CLÁR Funding Scheme 2018 open

CLÁR Funding Scheme 2018 open

The CLÁR funding scheme, a targeted investment programme for rural areas that aims to provide funding for small infrastructural projects in areas that experience disadvantage is open

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Increase in Penalty for Parking in Disabled Parking Bay

Increase in Penalty for Parking in Disabled Parking Bay

The Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport has raised the fixed charge for parking in a disabled parking bay without displaying a valid permit from €80 to €150 with effect from 01 March 2018 (fee to be €150 if paid within 28 days, €225 if paid within the next 28 days, summons to issue if not paid within 56 days).

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Cavan Golden Way 2018

Cavan Golden Way 2018

The Heritage Office of Cavan County Council is pleased to announce details for the 2018 Golden Way. The Golden Way is an initiative for rural communities run by Cavan County Council with the support of the Heritage Council.

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'Healthy Cavan' launched

A Cavan where everyone can enjoy physical and mental health, where wellbeing is valued and supported at every level of society was the goal set out at the launch of the Healthy Cavan campaign on Tuesday, 20 February at Johnston Central Library.

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Town Hall Street Car Park

Town Hall Street Car Park

Town Hall Street Car Park, Cavan will be closed every Friday from 23rd February 2018 onwards from 8am until 3pm to facilitate the Cavan Farmers' Market.

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Hungarian Ambassador visits Cavan

Hungarian Ambassador visits Cavan

The Hungarian Ambassador to Ireland, Mr István Pálffy paid a visit to Cavan on Monday, making a visit to Cavan County Museum in Ballyjamesduff before being hosted at a reception in Cavan Courthouse by Cavan County Council.

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PEACE IV small grants

PEACE IV small grants

Cavan County Council is seeking applications for funding from community groups and organisations under the PEACE IV Programme

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Breffni Integrated awarded SICAP contract

Breffni Integrated awarded SICAP contract

Breffni Integrated CLG has been awarded the contract from Cavan Local Community Development Committee (LCDC) to deliver the Social Inclusion Community Activation Programme (SICAP) in County Cavan for the next five years.

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Christmas Parking in Cavan Town

Christmas Parking in Cavan Town

The Multi-Storey Car Park in Cavan Town will offer free parking from 11 December until Christmas Eve, while other car parks will offer free parking from Saturday, 16 December until 28 December.

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Recycle List Ireland launched

Recycle List Ireland launched

A new initiative, Recycle List Ireland, simplifies what belongs in your household recycle bin. It’s easy; if it’s not on the list it doesn’t belong in the bin!

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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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RAPID Programme

RAPID Programme

An allocation of €64,500 has been made available to Cavan County Council, on behalf of Cavan Local Community Development Committee (LCDC), for the RAPID Programme 2017.

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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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