The report from the economic consultancy firm Indecon was commissioned by Waterford City and County Council in a bid to secure the over €60 million in capital funding required to progress the North Quays Redevelopment Project.
It's thought that the project could lead to 1,000 construction jobs and 2,300 permanent jobs in retail, tourism and knowledge based enterprise.
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Another successful business based in the Dunhill Ecopark.
El Sombrero is an artisan producer of authentic Mexican salsas made by Javier and Michelle, following the traditional recipes that have been in their families for decades. They want to share these salsas with Irish families so that they can bring new flavours to the dinner table that will transport them to the sunny beaches of Mexico and will give them a piece of Mexico in every bite.
El Sombrero not only is keeping the amazing flavours of the Mexican food, they are also growing the ingredients locally to have a product that is born in Mexico, but made in Ireland. The range includes the traditional Salsa Roja (made with red tomatos and green chillies and is great for fajitas), Salsa Verde (made with green tomatoes and green chillies and is perfect for pork and scramble eggs), and the delicious Salsa Chipotle (made with red tomatoes and Chipotle chilli that has a lovely smoky flavour and is perfect for fajitas and fish). ...
Dear friends, we received the final pilgrims for the Three Day Pilgrimage yesterday, Sunday, and they continue to keep 24hr Vigil today. We have also been busy with the planning for the return of the One Day Retreats this Saturday 19th August and Fr Ian joined us earlier to finalise the preparations. Perhaps you didn't have the opportunity to come to the Island for the Three Day Pilgrimage, maybe you were waiting for the One Days to return - Fr Ian has a special word of welcome and he extends the invitation to one and all to come with family and friends for a day and experience the peace and serenity of this place apart. Many of you have requested the dates for September and I will post a full listing here on Facebook later today. Please help us share Fr Ian's invitation with your family and friends. Thank you for your support.