Category Archives: Business

Lead to be removed from public water network

Irish Water, working in partnership with Kerry County Council, is removing lead service connections from the public water network in Allman’s Terrace, Rock Road, Killarney, which will improve water quality for the community. The project will commence next week with the works being carried out by Ward and Burke Ltd. The project will involve the… Continue Reading

It’s perfect pebbles for enterprising Sadbh

A creative Killarney primary school pupil has won a prestigious award in a competition for young entrepreneurs. Twelve-year-old Sadbh O’Halloran, a pupil in Kilcummin National School, won the Bright Spark Award for her Pebble Art-Brilliant Beads business idea in the Junior Entrepreneur Programme (JEP). Sadbh creates beautiful, original pieces of art using pebbles and other… Continue Reading

6.5km of 11.3km route now in use

The opening of the first phase of the Tralee-Fenit Greenway took place on this Friday when the Fenit-Spa leg of the route was opened to cyclists and walkers. The Minister for Transport, Eamon Ryan, joined Minister for Education, Norma Foley, Mayor of Tralee, Cllr Johnnie Wall and Mayor of Kerry, Cllr Jimmy Moloney, to launch… Continue Reading

Plan presents a new vision for Killarney tourism

The future of Killarney’s tourism industry is being safeguarded and the town’s reputation as the country’s premier tourist destination is being copper-fastened by the development of a Killarney specific Fáilte Ireland Destination Experience Development Plan. That’s the view of Killarney Chamber of Tourism and Commerce President, Niall Kelleher, who was speaking following the formal launch… Continue Reading