Category Archives: Planning

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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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

Posted in Arbour Hill, Ballybough, Church Street, City Centre, Clonliffe Road, Drumcondra, East Wall, Glasnevin, Grangegorman, Housing, Montpelier, North Circular Road, North Strand, North Wall, Phibsborough, Planning, Quays, Smithfield, Stoneybatter | Leave a comment

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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Grangegorman Planning Matters – May 2018

Two planning applications that have been lodged by the Grangegorman Development Agency to Dublin City Council. The first relates to the provision of a new school facility for Dublin 7 Educate Together National School on the campus. The second application … Continue reading

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CLONLIFFE ROAD PLANNING APPLICATION (2634/18)

  LOCATION OF PLANNING APPLICATION: 194, 196, 198, 200, 202 Clonliffe Road, Drumcondra, Dublin 3.     KEY POINTS OF PLANNING APPLICATION: • Development comprises demolition of fire damaged / derelict properties at 198 & 200 Clonliffe Road. • Repair … Continue reading

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Planning permission granted for former Tax Office Building

An Bord Pleanala has granted planning permission for the redevelopment of the former Tax Office building on Chancery Street. I welcome this decision. The former Tax Office building site has in recent years been a magnet for anti social and … Continue reading

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