Cork County Council Plans Festive Lighting Funding Economic Development for Towns


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Cork County Council is planning on providing its towns with festive lighting this upcoming holiday season.

County officials consider using its Economic Development Fund (EDF) to fund Christmas lighting in towns and large villages throughout the county. The EDF was built by the council a couple of years ago to promote economic development. The financial backing is gotten from the 1% of the rates income the county council annually receives.

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