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A shared vision for the Tramore town centre

The Tramore Town Centre Management Plan 2016-2018 was prepared by stakeholders that formed the Tramore Town Centre Management Group. Established in July 2015 the group combines resources to achieve a shared vision for the town centre.

The group membership is made up of representatives from Waterford City and County Council, An Garda Siochana, Tramore Chamber of Tourism and Commerce, Vintners, Tramore Development Trust, Restaurateurs, Retail, Estate Agents, and Tidy Towns Committee.

The group have responsibility for ensuring the Plan is implemented and monitored.

The development of a Town Centre Management Plan for Tramore creates an opportunity to grow Tramore in a sustainable manner while prioritising the regeneration of the town centre.

To inform the development of the Town Centre Management Plan 2016 – 2018 market research was undertaken in February 2016 to establish why some residents of the town centre do not visit the town centre and avail of the retail and service offering located there. Over 850 respondents took part in the survey.

One of the key findings from the research was that the town centre needs more shops – particularly clothing shops, and in this regard a Retail Fit Out scheme for Tramore was adopted by Waterford City &... Read more »»

A shared vision for the Tramore town centre

A shared vision for the Tramore town centre

Bausch + Lomb Waterford hosts IDA-sponsored employment initiative

Bausch + Lomb Waterford hosts IDA-sponsored employment initiative

Bausch + Lomb Waterford hosted an initiative aimed at connecting the medical technology sector in the southeast region with potential employees who need some specialised training to take up... Read more »»

WIT to bring bags more to Viking Marathon

Waterford Institute of Technology will partner with WLRfm Waterford Viking Marathon this year sponsoring the much sought after goody bag for the event which takes place on June 25th.

In addition, as part of the partnership, staff in the Department of Health, Sport & Exercise Science at WIT are providing expert training advice and information for runners in the lead up to the event through the WIT website, the department’s blog and social media pages.

WIT is fully supportive... Read more »»

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