8 short films summarising the 8 chapters of ‘A Vision for Galway 2030’ have just been released. Here are the links:

ARTS & CULTURE: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LhdftfHqV-A
COMMUNITY & EDUCATION: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dD6ZEyhsK6k
ECONOMICS: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_uyJ9oTG6RY
ENERGY: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=31NuwXadtAA
FOOD & WATER: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=142RUAqZQAY
INNER TRANSITION: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUapciibD_0
INFRASTRUCTURE: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lzq_l2bmRsM
WASTE: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x_2NkI1oEzU


“Everyone has a role to play in shaping an exciting and inspiring future for Galway”

Some of the participants at Galway Visioning Day at Scoil Chroí Íosa
Some of the participants at Galway Visioning Day at Scoil Chroí Íosa

On the 6th April, 2013, Transition Galway hosted the ‘Galway Visioning Day’ at Scoil Chroí Íosa (Presentation Primary School) on Newcastle Road. Launched by the Mayor of Galway City, Cllr. Terry O’Flaherty, ‘Galway Visioning Day’ was an opportunity for the public to share their ideas to create a plan for a low-carbon, sustainable Galway City by the year 2030. Similar plans have been produced for Kinsale, Co. Cork, Totnes in England and many other places around the world. On the day, participants shared their ideas with others at various tables covering a range of topics such as energy, food, community and education. During intervals, there was live music and comedy provided by local performers, and the event was well attended and a great success. The hosts recorded all of the ideas generated.

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