Our Balbriggan Rejuvenation Plan Making Great Progress

As part of the Our Balbriggan Rejuvenation Plan launched in May, we outlined 20 things which will happen in the first 12 months. Things are hotting up, and over the next few weeks we will be bringing you a number of exciting updates showing your plan in action. We have already enjoyed a number of

Adopt a Patch

Is littering a problem in your area? Why not sign up for Fingal County Council’s “Adopt a Patch” scheme? Here’s how it works: You choose a public area to adopt and clean-up by collecting litter, maintaining flower beds or even painting walls. The Council will provide support in the form of hi-vis vests, litter pickers,

Grasshoppers Project – Acting Up! and Our Balbriggan

Grasshoppers is a partnership community project for Balbriggan between Acting Up! Early Years Arts and Our Balbriggan. Grasshoppers celebrates the youngest citizens of the town and their friends, carers and families. It is a three stage arts project which begins in May and ends in August 2019. All events are free and open to the

Rejuvenation Plan: 20 Things in 12 Months

The future of Balbriggan is set to be transformed thanks to a plan that has been shaped by the residents of Ireland’s youngest town.  Main Street and its surrounding areas look set for a massive transformation following the results of the Our Balbriggan survey, which was taken by over 4,000 local people. In the short

Our Balbriggan Rejuvenation Plan Launched

The future of Balbriggan is set to be transformed thanks to a plan that has been shaped by the residents of Ireland’s youngest town. Main Street and its surrounding areas look set for a massive transformation following the results of the Our Balbriggan survey, which was taken by over 4,000 local people. 25% of the

Official Opening of Stephenstown Link Road in Balbriggan

The good news for Balbriggan just keeps rolling in with the official opening of the Stephenstown Link Road this week. Mayor of Fingal Cllr Anthony Lavin cut the ribbon this Monday, April 8th, with other council members and participating engineers in attendance. The new link road is seen as a key piece of infrastructure development

Our Balbriggan Wi-Fi launch

More great news for the locals of Balbriggan today; the town centre of Balbriggan is set to become a free public Wi-Fi zone, the first location on the east coast to launch such a programme. The groundbreaking scheme was officially launched today at the Bracken Court Hotel by the Mayor of Fingal, Councillor Anthony Lavin.

Transport the key to Balbriggan employment and education

The Balbriggan public feels that improved transport is the best way to promote education and employment growth in the community. 4000 members of the local population aged over 11 took part in the Our Balbriggan survey to prioritise a list of suggested improvements for a €20m-plus transformation of the town. The survey was focused around

Best Our Balbriggan Moments of Operation Transformation 2019

And so, comes the end of yet another season of the most-watched reality show in Ireland, Operation Transformation. Each year OT brings huge emotion, belly-aching laughs and heaps of inspiration to Irish audiences all over the country, and 2019 was no different. This season marks twelve years of OT and was especially exciting for the