Kildare County Council has extended its congratulations to Kildare Town.
It finished 2nd out of forty towns in the Irish Business Against Litter - Anti Litter League
Leixlip came in 9th, and is deemed "clean to European norms"
Ennis claimed the national title, and apublic sculpture to the value of €40,000 will be commissioned to mark the achievement.
KCC also says: "We wish to acknowledge the great efforts by local communities, businesses, schools and the Council's staff in helping keep our towns and villages throughout the county litter free. "
**Image courtesy KCC.