LOCAL councillor Paul Hayes has welcomed the recent road marking by Cork County Council of a dedicated school bus parking bay outside of Barryroe National School. He said, “Having lobbied the Council over a number of months, I’m delighted to see this work done in time for the new school term.
BATTLE lines are being drawn between newly elected councillors and county officials over proposals to introduce pay and display parking across West Cork. At a recent meeting of the council at County Hall, County Manager Tim Lucey said that a clause in the recent local government legislation may make it impossible for councillors to prevent the introduction of pay parking.
BANDON’S new “Parking Angel”, Jerry Crowley is watched by traders Noelle Beasley, Stephanie Murray, Ross Twomey and Barry Hurley as he hands shopper Jacinta Warren a free 80 cent one and a half hour parking ticket to encourage people to shop in Bandon. The initiative is being run by the Bandon Co-Marketing Group on Saturdays in the run up to Christmas. Pic: Denis Boyle