Friday, February 09, 2018

THE State, through Waterford City and County Council, has officially taken over the future management and maintenance of Mount Congreve Estate.

The deal will see the local authority receive an annual grant of €250,000 for the next seven years, Minister John Halligan T.D. has confirmed.

Conclusion of the transfer of ownership will ensure vital capital investment in the landmark gardens and allow them to develop and flourish to their full potential, he added.

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