Category Archives: City Centre

Dublin City Community Enhancement Programme 2018

In May 2018 the Minister for Rural and Community Development, Michael Ring TD, announced a new €4.5m capital grants scheme. The scheme is focused on providing capital grants to local community groups, not for profit organisations and State departments or … Continue reading

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Royal Canal Greenway – June 2018 Update

Earlier this week, I asked Dublin City Council Chief Executive, Owen Keegan, to update me on the expected delivery times for each phase of the Royal Canal Greenway from Sheriff Street to Ashdown. The Chief Executive came back to me … Continue reading

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€40 million secured for new round of Sports Capital funding – McAdam

Some €40 million will be made available for the new 2018 Sports Capital Programme, Fine Gael Councillor, Ray McAdam has confirmed. The Fine Gael Leader on Dublin City Council received confirmation of the new Sports Capital Programme from Paschal Donohoe … Continue reading

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North Inner City Regeneration Projects – UPDATE

The collapse of the three major regeneration projects under the last Fianna Fáil Government in 2008 marked for me and many people the start of our economic difficulties. All three regeneration projects, O’Devaney Gardens, Dominick Street and Croke Villas were … Continue reading

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Why I’m Voting YES to Repeal the 8th Amendment

Although it may have been introduced with the best of intentions, evidence and experience has shown that the 8th Amendment simply isn’t working. It is far more complicated than an ideological debate on human rights and when they begin and … Continue reading

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ED SHEERAN CONCERTS, PHOENIX PARK May 16th, 18th & 19th

As your local Councillor, I wanted to sure you has the necessary information in advance of the concerts and to provide you with the contact details for the Community Liaison Officer apopointed by Aiken Promotions in line with the Event … Continue reading

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Submission on Emerging Preferred Route for MetroLink

To whom it may concern; I am writing as an elected representative for the North Inner City within the constituency of Dublin Central in support of the MetroLink project. At the outset, I want to state my support for the … Continue reading

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