The Homecoming event won a fiercely contested category. The Chambers Ireland Excellence in Local Government Awards are run in conjunction with the Department of Environment.
In accordance with Section 24 (2) of the Local Government Reform Act, 2014, New Ross Town Councils will be dissolved on 1st June, 2014, and all Planning functions will be transferred to Wexford County Council.
New Ross Municipal District , which will include towns and it's hinterlands, will come into effect from June 1st. Citizens can continue to access services at the exisiting office The Tholsel, New Ross town.
In County Wexford, Planning Applications submitted on or after the 1st June, 2014, must be made to Wexford County Council. Newspaper and Site Notices for Planning Applications submitted on or after the above date need to reflect the fact that the application will be made to Wexford County Council.
Welcome to the New Ross Town Council Website. We hope that it will provide you with information about the activities of the Town Council, history of our town and the amenities we provide.
New Ross, Co. Wexford is located on the River Barrow in the South East of Ireland and is home to a population of approx 7,000. New Ross is the ancestral home of U.S. President John F. Kennedy and is also home to the Dunbrody Famine Ship, which led the Parade of Sail in the Tall Ships Race 2005. New Ross is twinned with Hartford Connecticut (USA), Newcastle (Co. Down) and Moncoutant Deux-Sèvres (France).
Wexford Local Authorities will now send instant alerts to people living across the county, via SMS Text Message, Email and Phonecall to keep you informed of various service alerts and notifications as they occur in your locality.