CBA News

Plebiscite for Directly Elected Mayor

  On Friday 24th May 2019, the people of Cork City and County will have an opportunity to vote in a plebiscite on a proposed directly elected mayor with executive functions (duties). A plebiscite is an electoral poll consulting the public on a proposal. This is an important opportunity for the people of Cork to […]

Soul In The City Is Back!

June Bank Holiday Weekend May 31 st to Sunday June 2nd With ‘Aretha Queen of Soul’ at The Everyman – Sunday June 2nd, 8pm For the third year running, fast becoming an annual staple with Soul lovers, the ever-popular music festival ‘Soul in the City’ returns to the Victorian Quarter Cork this June Bank Holiday […]

Cork On The Rise

Cork on the Rise: ‘Public consultation is key for city sustainability’ The time is ripe for Cork to be one of the leading sustainable cities in Europe, according to a world-renowned architectural expert. Speaking at the Irish Examiner’s business breakfast to mark the ‘Cork on the Rise’ special supplement, Angela Brady said in order for […]

A Message To Our Members

Dear Members In our weekly ezine of March 14th we detailed to you our comprehensive submission to Cork City Council. One proposal which was agreed at our AGM asked for a flexi 2 hours free parking initiative commencing at 10am in the North Main Street & Paul Street Car Parks running from Monday to Sunday […]

SeaFest launches its biggest free programme to date

Ireland’s largest free maritime celebration comes to Cork city in June SeaFest, Ireland’s largest free family-friendly maritime celebration, unveils its exciting 2019 programme today for Cork, with over 100 events taking place from 7 – 9 June. An estimated 100,000 visitors are expected at the Port of Cork in Cork City for SeaFest 2019, with […]