15/02/2014 - No Weather warnings in place
The National Coordination Group on Severe Weather
15th February 2014.
No Weather warnings in place
Coastal Storm Flooding Damage Works
As part of the overall Government response to the very severe storms in early January 2014, Local Authorities have been requested to undertake assessments of the extent of damage caused by the storms and the estimated cost of repairing the damage.
Be Winter Ready
The Government annually launch a Be Winter Ready information campaign, which accompanied by the winter-ready booklet, gives information on being prepared, providing practical advice for coping during episodes of severe weather, as well as giving contact details of organisations and agencies that can provide guidance and assistance. The booklet and website was prepared by the Government Task Force on Emergency Planning.
Sun shines at Newgrange for the Winter Solstice
Brian Hayes TD, Minister of State with special responsibility for the Office of Public Works (OPW) this morning welcomed the six winners of the OPW Winter Solstice Children’s Art Competition to Newgrange. Their winning entries granted them access to the Chamber this morning ready to witness the Winter Solstice and the sun did not disappoint. For the first time since 2007, the weak winter sunshine shone through the passage via the roofbox and lit up the Chamber.
Annual Report 2012
Annual Report 2012
Property Asset Management Delivery Plan
Minister of State Brian Hayes TD, launched the Property Asset Management Plan “Accommodating Change – Measuring Success” . The Plan is the work of the Steering Group on Property Asset Management, chaired by the Chairman of the Office of Public Works. The OPW has the central role in driving efficiencies across the State’s diverse property portfolio, in accordance with the Government’s programme of public service reforms.