Local Economic & Community Plan (LECP) 2023-2029

Waterford City and County Council is currently developing a Local Economic and Community Plan (LECP) for a six year period between 2023 and 2029.

This document will set out the priorities, objectives, actions and resources needed to promote and support economic, local and community development throughout the County, directly by the Local Authority and in partnership with development agencies, sectoral interests and the wider community. 

A socioeconomic statement outlining the LECP planning process and a brief statistical summary establishing a current baseline for Waterford's society, economy and environment can be viewed below.

As part of this process, a series of public meetings will be held to enable all interested parties shape the sustainable social, economic and environmental development of their own communities. Details of date, venue and time of these public meetings are as follows:

  • February 7th 2023: The Park Hotel, Dungarvan - Estuary Room 7-8.30pm
  • February 8th: The Tower Hotel, Waterford - Dunmore Room 7-8.30pm
  • February 14th: Cappoquin Community Centre -Large Class Room 7-8.30pm
  • February 21st : The Village Bar, Rathgormack 7-8.30pm
  • February 22nd: Dunhill Education Centre - Conference Room 7-8.30pm

For further information please contact: kmoynihan@waterfordcouncil.ie  

This brief survey provides the opportunity for everyone to shape four High-Level Goals which together will comprise the community focus and vision of the LECP. The LECP consultation process will also provide an opportunity to suggest initaitives, actions to deliver on these goals.

Take our survey here : https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/6CQJPWW