Temporary road closure information
Information on Paid Parking and pay for parking offences
(Tuesday, May 24, 2016)
The Community Grant Support Scheme provides a means for decision-makers i.e. the elected members of Longford County Council and each Municipal District to consider and prioritise applications for grant assistance. Generally, grants will range from €250 to €1,000 subject to funding.
(Wednesday, May 18, 2016)
From next Monday, 23 May 2016 to Monday, 6 June 2016 the N63 between Longford and Lanesborough will be closed to through traffic. The closure is required to facilitate Bridge Rehabilitation works on the N63 at Knockanboy Bridge, Longford. (On the N63 near Ballymacormack)
(Thursday, April 28, 2016)
Strategic Environmental Assessment and Appropriate Assessment Screening of the Draft Longford Report are now available for public inspection. The Draft LECP has been screened for the need to undertake Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) and Appropriate Assessment (AA). Both the Initial SEA Screening Report and the Initial AA Screening Report are available for public inspection.
(Thursday, March 31, 2016)
Be part of a special Commemorative weekend to honour the brave Longford men and women of 1916, and to celebrate the great community spirit in our county from Friday 22nd- Sunday 24th April. . The weekend begins on Friday evening with an art exhibition and launch of a 1916 map of County Longford sites associated with 1916. The special guest on the evening will be Historian and Archivist Catriona Crowe
(Wednesday, March 30, 2016)
Members of the public are advised to continue to consult forecasts and to heed any warnings issued by Met before making any journeys. A number of roads in Co. Longford are still closed due to flooding while other are flooded but passable when due care is taken. To view the list of closed flooded roads and flooded but open roads click the following link
(Thursday, February 25, 2016)
Longford County Council scooped a top planning award at the Irish Planning institute’s (IPI) National Planning Awards on Friday last at a ceremony held at Dublin Castle. The Longford County Development Plan 2015-2021 was declared the winner in the category of Plan Making at the Awards and fought off stiff competition from other competitors such as South Dublin and Limerick County Councils.
Longford County Council and the Garda Traffic Corp are working in partnership to identify accident sites and accident clusters around the county as part of a National
Road Safety Campaign.