Category Archives: Politics

Crackdown on short-term rentals making progress

A CRACKDOWN on the unauthorised short-term rental of properties by Airbnb providers in Killarney has resulted in a number of those involved taking action to ensure they are fully compliant with others confirming they will cease operating. Kerry County Council issued 183 warning letters to ensure proper planning regulations were being adhered to and, since… Continue Reading

Draft plan comes into focus this Thursday

AN informative online information webinar will be hosted by Kerry County Council this week to facilitate discussion and engagement on the draft county development plan which is currently going through a public consultation process. Anyone with an interest in participating in the webinar this Thursday at 7.00pm is invited to register now on the council’s… Continue Reading

More power to Kerry as it faces the charge

IT defeats the whole purpose of asking drivers to be more environmentally conscious by switching to electric vehicles if the number of charging points available in the county is less than adequate, a meeting of Kerry County Council has been told. There are just 28 electric vehicle charging points available on publicly owned property in… Continue Reading