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West coast faces floodwater crisis by end of the century

Sea levels along the west coast of Ireland are on course to rise by as much as one metre within the next century, according...

€200k compensation to get flood families to move

Dozens of householders in County Galway, whose properties were flooded during the disastrous winter of 2009 and again last year, could get funding of...

Galway needs coastal protection from rising waters

Coastal cities like Galway need to be ‘sitting up and taking notice’ as regards the latest data on the ongoing increase in sea levels, one...

900 Galway City homes and businesses at risk of flooding

A major new study by the Office of Public Works (OPW) has found 670 homes and 220 businesses and properties are at risk of...

High tides ten days before Christmas could prove seasonal spoilsport

City businesses and residents are braced for a flooding nightmare before Christmas. Galway’s top local authority official has warned of the prospect of a ‘perfect...

Flood relief effort in South Galway hits record speed

More work had been done in eight months to address South Galway’s flooding crisis than had been done in the last 20 years, it...


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