Category Archives: Fine Gael

North Inner City Dads to benefit from paid paternity

North Inner City Dads are continuing to benefit from our Fine Gael Government’s paid paternity benefit scheme. In total, more than 51,000 paternity benefits have been awarded nationwide since the scheme was introduced in September 2016. This figure also includes … Continue reading

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FG Councillors vote AGAINST City Council Budget

Myself and my Fine Gael colleagues on Dublin City Council voted against the City Council Budget for 2019 at last night’s Budget meeting. We opposed the Budget primarily because the SF / Labour / Green / Independent coalition, despite securing … Continue reading

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RAILWAY STREET HOUSING & PLANNING MATTERS (4265/18)

I write to make you aware of a planning application that has been submitted to Dublin City Council by CIRCLE HOUSING to build new homes on the currently vacant site on Railway Street. Given the need for more homes to … Continue reading

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ARBOUR HILL TRAFFIC IMPROVEMENT SCHEME — THE NEXT STEPS

As you know, I undertook an extensive consultation initiative across late September and early September to gauge your views and feedback on what the City Council envisages as being an effective plan to reduce vehicular speeds along Arbour Hill. So … Continue reading

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Pensions Reform Plan: Have your say

Since Regina Doherty T.D. was appointed Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection, she identified that two-thirds of all private sector employees in this country have no workplace pension and are not saving for their retirement. This means that many … Continue reading

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O’DEVANEY GARDENS CONSULTATIVE WORKSHOP

LIFFEY SUITE, ASHLING HOTEL Wednesday, 24th October from 6pm. Ensuring that the redevelopment of O’Devaney Gardens is advanced and that new homes and better community services and space provided has been a key priority of mine since you first elected … Continue reading

Posted in Arbour Hill, Church Street, Dublin City Council, Fine Gael, Grangegorman, Housing, Montpelier, North Circular Road, Quays, Smithfield, Stoneybatter | Leave a comment

NORTH-EAST INNER CITY MATTERS – Sept/Oct. 2018

NORTH-EAST INNER CITY GREENING STRATEGY One of Kieran Mulvey’s key recommendations from his 2017 ‘Creating a Better Future’ Report was to improve the physical environment of the North-East Inner City. The City Council in partnership with the North-East Inner City … Continue reading

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