Archive for the category: ‘Environment’

GREAT RESULT FOR WICKLOW SAY’S JONES

  Fine Gael Councillor George Jones this week congratulated all staff of Wicklow County Council involved in the work with the Blue Flag beaches following the recent inspection. In 2013, Wicklow County Council secured 3 Blue Flags for its beaches […]

PRAISE FOR TIDY TOWNS COMMITTEE

GREAT WORK BY TIDY TOWNS COMMITTEE IN GREYSTONES AND KILCOOLE The huge amount of work being undertaken by local committees of Tidy Towns in places like Greystones, Kilcoole and Delgany deserves great praise said Cllr George Jones this week. In […]

Blue Flag Status remains for Greystones Beach

JONES EXPRESSES REGRET THAT VERY LITTLE MEDIA COVERAGE GIVEN ON BLUE FLAG RETENTION Cllr George Jones this week expressed disappointment that Wicklow County Council did organise a suitable event to note the retention of Blue Flag status for Greystones South Beach this year. Cllr Jones while expressing […]

WELCOME FOR TIDY TOWNS PLANTERS

Cllr George Jones has welcomed the initiative by the Greystones Tidy Town’s Committee to install five tree planters on the main street in Greystones. Cllr Jones said it was very regrettable that the County Council had not commenced this type […]

CLIFF WALK MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE CONTINUES PROGRESS

Cllr George Jones Fine Gael Councillor commenting after Monday’s Cliff Walk Management Committee meeting said “I very much welcome the major changes and improvements that have come about in the last number of years. Cllr Jones continued “when Cllr John […]

WELCOME BY JONES FOR WICKLOW REGAINING BLUE FLAG

Fine Gael Councillor George Jones has welcomed the three Blue Flags for Wicklow. In particular I am delighted that Brittas Bay has regained the flag lost last year and of course that Greystones south beach continues to hold a flag. […]

LivCom 2010 Great Win for Ireland

COUNTY WICKLOW WINS TWO AWARDS IN INTERNATIONAL ENVIRONMENT COMPETITON Wicklow has scored two major victories in the international Liveable Communities (LivCom) awards presented in Chicago earlier this week. It is the second time that entries from the Garden County have […]