Category Archives: Planning

Update on the New City Library at Parnell Square

On 26th October 2018 an application was submitted to An Bord Pleanala for the development in accordance with Section 175 of the Planning and Development Act 2000 as amended. The Proposed Parnell Square Cultural Quarter Development, including the new Dublin … Continue reading

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Submission on HSE planning application on Lisburn Street Health Centre.

Planning Department, Dublin City Council, Civic Offices, Wood Quay, Dublin 8. 27th November 2018. To whom it may concern; I write to offer my observations on the planning application submitted by the Health Services Executive (HSE) with regards the former … 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

Posted in Arbour Hill, Ballybough, Church Street, City Centre, Clonliffe Road, Constitution Hill, Dublin City Council, East Wall, Fine Gael, Grangegorman, Montpelier, North Circular Road, North Strand, Planning, Quays, Rathdown Road, Stoneybatter | Leave a comment


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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Lisburn Street Planning Matters – November 2018

HSE lodge planning application for Health Centre at the corner of Lisburn Street and Coleraine Street. LOCATION OF PLANNING APPLICATION: HSE, Lisburn Street, Dublin 7 (Junction of Coleraine Street) KEY POINTS OF PLANNING APPLICATION: ⁃ Demolition of the existing two … Continue reading

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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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Rathdown Road Planning Matters – October 2018

Given the interest and concern expressed previously when an application for planning permission was sought on the former Christian Brothers lands at 274 North Circular Road, I wanted to notify you of details of the latest planning application for the … Continue reading

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