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  • Solid Fuels Regulations

    On 6th December 2017, Minister Denis Naughten announced that from Autumn 2018, Ireland will be the first country in Europe to introduce a nationwide ban on the marketing, sale, distribution and burning of bituminous coal or ‘smoky coal’.

  • Longford County Council Development Contribution Scheme 2018 - 2022

    In accordance with the provisions of the Planning and Development Act 2000 (as amended), Longford County Council has adopted a revised Development Contribution Scheme for the period from 1st April, 2018 – 31st December, 2022.

  • Completion of Royal Canal Greenway – Longford Section

    Minister Michael Ring visited Mosstown Harbour, Kenagh on Friday, 22nd February, 2018 to launch the completion of the Royal Canal Greenway in Longford. Work is nearly completed on extending the Royal Canal Greenway from Abbeyshrule to Clondra.

  • Civic Recption held at Longford County Council

    An Cathaoirleach, Councillor Martin Mulleady and the Members of Longford County Council held a Civic Reception for Longford Pony Club, Longford Rugby Club - Division 2A Leinster League Winners, Laura Ward - Longford Rose of Tralee, Cian McPhillips, Longford Athletic Club in the Council Chamber, Aras an Chontae

  • IBAL Awards: Longford cleaner than European norms.

    A winner two years ago of the IBAL league, Longford continues to excel, with no heavily littered sites.

  • Extension of Natural Gas Network to Ballymahon

    The formal announcement regarding the extension of the Natural Gas Network to Ballymahon by Mr. Denis Naughten, T.D., Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment and Mr. Kevin “Boxer” Moran, T.D., Minister of State at the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform with Special Responsibility for the Office of Public Works and Flood Relief was held on Saturday evening in Ballymahon Community Library.

  • Excellence in Local Government Award for Arts Office

    Longford Co. Council Arts Office won the Excellence in Local Government Award last night for the website in the Sustaining the Arts category.

  • Burning of Waste

    Burning waste is not only a nuisance to neighbours; it can release many harmful chemicals into the air you breathe causing contamination of the environment, poor air quality and the release of dioxins.

  • Connecting for Life - Suicide Prevention Plan

    Consultation Process for "Connecting for Life" - Suicide Prevention Action Plan for Longford/ Westmeath, Laois/ Offaly, Louth/Meath

  • Revaluation of Longford County Council rating authority area - Arrangements for publication of the Valuation List

    The Valuation Office have provided online facilities for inspection of the valuation list by members of the public.