Category Archives: Garda

Palatine Square Matters – April 2019

  LIFFEY CYCLE ROUTE – Revised proposal published The National Transport Authority and Dublin City Council jointly published a revised proposal to develop the Liffey Cycle Route at a Special meeting of the Council’s Transportation Strategic Policy Committee last week. … Continue reading

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Ballybough Matters – April 2019

FUTURE OF ANNESLEY MOTORS SITE Residents and householders across Ballybough have questioning me about the future of the former Annesley Motors site on Ballybough Road and what actions are being taken by Dublin City Council to address the derelict state … Continue reading

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STONEYBATTER MATTERS – February 2019

ARBOUR HILL TRAFFIC IMPROVEMENT SCHEME I can confirm that construction work will begin on the Arbour Hill Traffic Improvement Scheme in April 2019. The Roads Department of Dublin City Council will undertake further investigative trial holes between now and the … Continue reading

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North Strand MATTERS – February 2019

COUNCIL PLANS FOR READYMIX SITE REDEVELOPMENT – UPDATE Further to my meeting with local residents, Parkside Residents Association members prior to Christmas as well as my follow-up since then, I sought an update from Dublin City Council on where plans … Continue reading

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SEAN O’CASEY AVENUE MATTERS – February 2019

POLICING MATTERS – PROGRESS NOTED I attended the follow-up meeting in O’Connells’ Schools last Wednesday evening where local residents, Community Gardaí and Council officials were present to monitor the progress made since the January meeting. The general consensus from those … Continue reading

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NORTH-EAST INNER CITY MATTERS – January 2019

ACCESS TO APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAMME The Access to Apprenticeship Programme is aimed at young men and women aged 16 to 24 living in Dublin who experience social and economic barriers. The Programme provides an opportunity for young people to; • Sample … Continue reading

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Clonliffe Road & Ballybough Matters

REDEVELOPMENT OF HOLY CROSS LANDS Late last year, it was disclosed that the Dublin Archdiocese was in discussions with the GAA with regards the potential sale of the Holy Cross lands. Since then, I have been pursuing this matter with … Continue reading

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