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Webinar to provide information to help Ukrainians settle here

The Kerry Community Response Forum is organising a webinar to provide information and advice to households hosting Ukrainian refugees and those considering becoming a host. This webinar will allow participants to find out more about the services and supports available in Kerry so that help can be provided to the Ukrainian refugees arriving into Ireland… Continue Reading

Council planners recommend permission be granted

Although the ultimate decision on the matter will be made by An Bórd Pleanála, given the status of the project as a strategic housing development, Kerry County Council’s planning department has recommended that permission be granted, subject to conditions, for the development of 228 residential units at Port Road and St Margaret’s Road in Killarney.… Continue Reading

‘They think they can make a massive amount of money’

Ruthless landlords in Kerry are serving tenants with notices to vacate their properties because they think they can “make a massive amount of money” if they provide accommodation for Ukrainian refugees, it has been claimed. A meeting of Kerry County Council on Friday was told that new regulations are needed to offer greater protection to… Continue Reading