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Pilot Cleaner Communities Award

Galway Rural Development - Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Galway County Council is happy to announce the launch of its “Cleaner Communities Awards”.
This is a countywide competition aiming to make County Galway a cleaner, greener place to live. The Awards
recognises the efforts of residents, community groups and businesses in maintaining a litter-free and well presented community and is geared towards fostering a sense of pride of the local community’s surroundings. 

The 2015 competition has four categories which are as follows:

1                    Best Planted Area

2                    Best Kept Burial Ground

3                   Coast Boast

4                  Sweep Your Street

The closing date for applications is Friday the 3rd of July 2015.

This is your chance to get credit for all the hard work carried out during the year, so we’d encourage all communities’ to enter. If you’re not in you can’t win!!.

For further details of the competition, contact the Community, Enterprise & Economic Development Unit, Galway County Council, County Hall, Prospect Hill, Galway,
www.galway.ie or phone 091 509521.


Welcome to the Galway Rural Development website. Galway Rural Development, through the programmes we administer, will continue to work along with other agencies, groups and individuals around the county to improve the quality of life for all citizens in our area. We especially wish to work with those who are most in need of assistance, to provide real opportunities for people to gain significant improvements for themselves and their communities throughout rural Galway.

Funded by the Department of Rural and Community Development and the Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection.