Post Tagged with: "Tralee MD"

Cllr Johnnie Wall addressing the council. Photo by Dermot Crean

Cllr Enquires About Regularity Of Grass Cutting In Town Estates

July 6, 2022 at 5:39 pm Comments are Disabled

A TRALEE councillor wants the regularity of grass cutting in estates looked at by the local authority. At the meeting off Tralee Municipal District on Tuesday, Fianna Fáil Cllr. Johnnie Wall was enquiring about the Council’s obligation to cutting grass in the Bruach na hAbhainn estate in Tralee, after he […]

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Cllr Deirdre Ferris.

Cllr Ferris Want Action From Irish Water On Issues In Tralee Housing Estate

July 6, 2022 at 12:19 pm Comments are Disabled

A LOCAL councillor expressed her frustration at Irish Water’s lack of response to issues in a Tralee housing estate. Sinn Féin Cllr. Deirdre Ferris was speaking at Tuesday’s meeting of the Tralee Municipal District of Kerry County Council where she asked could Council Management give an update on Irish Water’s […]

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Deputy Mayor of Tralee, Cllr Mikey Sheehy, makes presentations to Garveys Tralee Warriors Captain Fergal O'Sullivan and Head Coach John Dowling. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Warriors Wonderful Achievements Acknowledged At Civic Reception

April 5, 2022 at 2:49 pm Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Municipal District of Kerry County Council held the second civic reception in three years for Garveys Tralee Warriors after their fantastic achievements on the court this season. Players, coaching staff and sponsors gathered with councillors and Tralee MD staff at The Rose Hotel on Monday evening to celebrate the […]

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Kerry County Council buildings in Rathass.

Council To Complete 120 New Housing Units In Tralee By August

March 9, 2022 at 9:30 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY County Council will supply 12o new housing units by the end of the summer. At the March meeting of Tralee Municipal District of Kerry County Council, Labour Cllr. Terry O’ Brien asked the Council to confirm the number of houses currently being built in Tralee MD by the Local […]

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Pedestrian Crossing In Ardfert Not Warranted According To Council Survey

Pedestrian Crossing In Ardfert Not Warranted According To Council Survey

January 13, 2022 at 1:47 pm 1 comment

ARDFERT will not be getting a new pedestrian crossing or traffic calming measures anytime soon, as Council officials say they are not warranted. Sinn Féin Cllr. Deirdre Ferris asked for an update on the speed survey, footfall survey and traffic calming measures in Ardfert village, at the online meeting of […]

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Cllr Jim Finucane

Cllr Wants To Look At Air Dome Structure For Fels Point Site

January 11, 2022 at 11:44 am Comments are Disabled

A TRALEE MD councillor is proposing a visit to the Connacht GAA Air Dome in Mayo to look at how a similar facility could be developed at the Fels Point site. Fine Gael Cllr Jim Finucane was speaking at the online meeting of Tralee Municipal District of Kerry County Council […]

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Council Asked To Create Footpath From Blennerville To Tonevane Bend

Council Asked To Create Footpath From Blennerville To Tonevane Bend

November 10, 2021 at 11:38 am Comments are Disabled

A TRALEE councillor asked the local authority to examine the possibility and potential of creating a footpath from Blennerville to Tonevane bend. Labour Cllr Terry O’Brien was speaking at the recent meeting of Tralee Municipal District of Kerry County Council. Cllr O’Brien said while it was great that the canal walkway […]

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Denny Lane

Cllr Calls For Paving Stones To Be Re-laid At Denny Lane

November 9, 2021 at 12:11 pm Comments are Disabled

A LOCAL councillor said the paving stones at Denny Lane will have to be entirely re-laid as it is now in such poor condition. Fianna Fáil Cllr. M. Sheehy, asked at the recent Tralee Municipal District meeting of Kerry County Council, that the Council urgently addresses the laneway linking Denny […]

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Mayor Asks Council To Buy Property To Improve Safety At Junction

Mayor Asks Council To Buy Property To Improve Safety At Junction

November 6, 2021 at 1:44 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Mayor of Tralee has called on the Council to buy a house with the purpose of demolishing it to improve a dangerous junction. At the meeting of Tralee Municipal District of Kerry County Council on Monday, Fianna Fáil Cllr. Johnnie Wall asked that the Council would “purchase the two-storey […]

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Old Kerryman Lane off Russell Street.

Cllr Ferris Reiterates Call For Gates At Town Centre Laneway

November 3, 2021 at 2:06 pm Comments are Disabled

A COUNCILLOR called for an update on proposed measures to combat anti-social behaviour at a laneway in town, at the meeting of Tralee Municipal District of Kerry County Council on Monday. Sinn Féin Cllr Deirdre Ferris asked for an update on any developments, following a previous motion submitted, regarding the […]

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Cllr Calls For Traffic Lights At Caherslee Estate

Cllr Calls For Traffic Lights At Caherslee Estate

September 9, 2021 at 2:03 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE were calls for traffic lights to be installed at a busy intersection from a housing estate onto a main road in Tralee. At the meeting of Tralee Municipal District  of Kerry County Council on Monday, Fianna Fáil Cllr Mikey Sheehy called for the local authority to consider a traffic light […]

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Joe Moynihan of Tralee Tidy Towns with Jean Foley, Tralee MD officer and Colm Nagle, Tralee MD engineer, launching the new mural initiative.

Artists Wanted To Paint Murals Around Tralee Town Centre

July 23, 2021 at 12:23 pm Comments are Disabled

MURALS are to be installed in strategic locations around Tralee town centre after funding was secured for Tralee Tidy Towns through Creative Ireland. A call out has been issued to artists to apply to paint the murals. Artists may apply as individuals, or as a group of artists submitting collaborative […]

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Traveller accommodation at Rathass.

Traveller Accommodation At Rathass To Be Redeveloped

July 16, 2021 at 9:40 am Comments are Disabled

TRAVELLER accommodation at Rathass is set to be redeveloped after the go ahead was given by councillors at a special meeting of Tralee Municipal District on Thursday. The existing accommodation of four two and three-bedroom units is set to be replaced with four two-bedroom units and 2 three-bedroom units. There […]

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Cllr Deirdre Ferris.

Tenants To Finally Get Keys To Homes At New Local Authority Estate

July 15, 2021 at 12:03 pm Comments are Disabled

TENANTS at a new local authority housing estate in Ardfert are to be issued with their keys shortly after Irish Water completed the water connection after months of a delay. Sinn Féin Cllr Deirdre Ferris welcomed the news from the Tralee MD housing department at this morning’s special meeting of […]

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The site allocated for the new home for Tralee Boxing Club at Dean's Lane, Boherbee.

No Progress On Building Of New Home For Tralee Boxing Club

July 7, 2021 at 12:26 pm 1 comment

THE building of a new home for Tralee Boxing Club is at a standstill due to funding problems, councillors were told on Monday. At Monday’s meeting of Tralee Municipal District — Fine Gael Cllr Jim Finucane and Sinn Féin Cllr Cathal Foley — asked for an update on the project […]

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Mayor Annoyed At Drones Hovering Over Private Houses

Mayor Annoyed At Drones Hovering Over Private Houses

July 7, 2021 at 10:36 am 1 comment

THE Mayor of Tralee wants to find out the legality of drones flying over private houses. At Monday’s meeting of the Tralee Municipal District of Kerry County Council, Fianna Fáil Cllr Johnnie Wall asked that the Council would write to the Aviation Authority regarding the use of drones being used […]

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Cllr Calls For Urgency With Regard To Permanent Home For Rose Festival

Cllr Calls For Urgency With Regard To Permanent Home For Rose Festival

July 6, 2021 at 2:25 pm Comments are Disabled

A FINE Gael councillor has called for Tralee Municipal District to ‘drive on’ a project which would provide a permanent home for the Rose of Tralee selection. Cllr Jim Finucane raised the matter at Monday’s meeting of Tralee MD. He moved the motion that in light of the cancellation of […]

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Council Introduces Cashless Parking Meters In Two Car Parks

Council Introduces Cashless Parking Meters In Two Car Parks

July 5, 2021 at 12:41 pm Comments are Disabled

CASHLESS parking meters have been introduced at two car parks in Tralee town centre. Three councillors — Sinn Féin Cllrs Deirdre Ferris and Cathal Foley and Fianna Fáil Cllr Mikey Sheehy — asked for an update on the rollout of the smart parking project for the Tralee Municipal District at […]

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Old Kerryman Lane off Russell Street.

Cllr Calls For Laneway To Be Closed At Night Due To Anti-Social Behaviour

July 5, 2021 at 12:27 pm 1 comment

A LOCAL councillor is calling for a laneway in town to be closed at night due to anti-social behaviour. Sinn Féin Cllr Deirdre Ferris, speaking at the meeting of Tralee Municipal District this morning, asked Council management to enter discussions with the residents and business owners in and around Old Kerryman […]

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Council Hears Of Dumping Of Domestic Waste In Town Centre Bins

Council Hears Of Dumping Of Domestic Waste In Town Centre Bins

April 29, 2021 at 4:13 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Mayor of Tralee said some people are coming into the town centre to dump their domestic waste in council bins. Labour Cllr Terry O’Brien was moving a motion at the online meeting of Tralee Municipal District on Monday, that Kerry County Council would examine the potential of supplying more […]

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Cllr Deirdre Ferris.

Cllr Ferris Calls For Cessation Of Building One-Bed Social Housing Units

April 29, 2021 at 11:05 am 2 comments

A TRALEE Municipal District councillor has proposed the local authority no longer build one-bedroom properties and compensate by building extra two-bedroom properties. Sinn Fein Cllr Deirdre Ferris put forward the motion at the online meeting of Tralee MD of Kerry County Council on Monday, following on from a similar motion […]

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Call For Council To Support Hospitality Businesses Developing Outdoor Facilities

Call For Council To Support Hospitality Businesses Developing Outdoor Facilities

April 28, 2021 at 10:55 am Comments are Disabled

THERE has been a call for Kerry County Council to support hospitality businesses as they prepare their outdoor seating capacity this summer and for planning exemptions to be made for canopies. Fianna Fáil Cllr Mikey Sheehy had a motion before the online meeting of Tralee Municipal District of Kerry County […]

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Cllr Wants Brendan Voyage Vessel Brought Back To Fenit

Cllr Wants Brendan Voyage Vessel Brought Back To Fenit

March 2, 2021 at 11:56 am 1 comment

A LOCAL councillor wants Kerry County Council to attempt to bring back the vessel used almost 45 years ago to trace the journey of St Brendan. Fine Gael Cllr Jim Finucane had a motion before Monday’s meeting of Tralee Municipal District that, in light of the passing of Mr. Tim […]

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More Parking Bays Needed For Motorhomes During Summer Season Says Mayor

More Parking Bays Needed For Motorhomes During Summer Season Says Mayor

January 14, 2021 at 12:08 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Mayor of Tralee has asked the Council to look at providing some bays for the parking of motorhomes during the summer season in Tralee. Cllr Terry O’Brien made the call at the online meeting of Tralee Municipal District on Tuesday. He acknowledged that a business was providing the service in […]

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Rock Street.

Changes To Be Made To Tralee MD Safe and Welcoming Streets Mobility Plan

January 12, 2021 at 12:18 pm 1 comment

THE Council has made changes to Tralee MD Safe and Welcoming Streets Mobility Plan which was introduced earlier this year as a response to the COVID-19 guidelines to comply with  public health guidance on social distancing. This involved a number of changes to parking on Rock Street and Edward Street as […]

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Kerry County Council buildings in Rathass.

Council Looks At Designs For Social Housing Units On Part Of Island Of Geese

November 5, 2020 at 12:50 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY County Council is investigating preliminary designs for social housing units on a section of the Island of Geese on the Matt Talbot Road. This was revealed after a question by Fianna Fáil Cllr Johnnie Wall at Monday’s meeting of the Tralee MD of Kerry County Council, where he asked […]

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Garda Mary Gardiner.

Call For Community Garda To Be Recognised By Council

November 4, 2020 at 12:17 pm 1 comment

A LOCAL councillor has called for some sort of recognition to given to a local Garda who has done so much for the Tralee community. At the meeting of Tralee Municipal District of Kerry County Council on Monday, Sinn Féin Cllr Deirdre Ferris said Garda Mary Gardiner has proven to […]

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Quill Street.

Cllr Calls For Council To Provide Pedestrian Crossing At Quill Street

November 4, 2020 at 10:53 am Comments are Disabled

A LOCAL councillor has called for something to be done about a street in Tralee as he says it is dangerous for pedestrians. Cllr Johnnie Wall called on the Council to undertake a traffic survey with a view to the provision of a pedestrian crossing at Quill Street in the […]

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The Columbarium Wall at Shannon Crematorium.

Columbarium Wall To Be Opened In Rath Cemetery Next Year

November 3, 2020 at 11:54 am Comments are Disabled

RATH Cemetery will see a Columbarium Wall built and opened in 2021. At the meeting of the Tralee Municipal District of Kerry County Council on Monday, Fine Gael Cllr Jim Finucane asked that funding be provided for the construction of the wall at the Tralee cemetery. Columbarium Walls are used […]

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Cllr Calls For Action After Rat Infestations In Tralee Estates

Cllr Calls For Action After Rat Infestations In Tralee Estates

September 8, 2020 at 1:51 pm Comments are Disabled

A TRALEE Municipal District councillor has called for action after what he called a rat infestation in parts of the Mitchels area of town in the past few weeks. Independent Councillor Sam Locke raised the issue at Monday’s meeting of Tralee MD councillors. He said he contacted the Environment Section […]

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