Category Archives: Planning

O’Devaney Gardens – where things stand now.

UPDATE from Consultative Forum meeting tonight (21/2/18) which I chaired in Prussia Street Parish Centre: Closed tender process for selection of contractor to build first 56 public homes to be completed by March. Assessment of tenders to be completed in … Continue reading

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Liffey Cycle Route – Update

At the February meeting of the City Council, I sought an update from Owen Keegan as to the current status of the proposed Liffey Cycle Route. In seeking that update, I asked the Chief Executive to share with me where … Continue reading

Posted in Church Street, City Centre, Dublin City Council, Phibsborough, Planning, Quays, Smithfield, Stoneybatter, Transportation | Leave a comment

So, just when will work start on the Royal Canal Greenway?

As you know, I have been repeatedly seeking confirmation from Dublin City Council that construction on the new Royal Canal Greenway begins. I sought further details at the January meeting of the North Inner City Area Committee yesterday (January 9th). … Continue reading

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Planning application lodged for Fitzgibbon Street Garda Station refurbishment.

The Office of Public Works has formally lodged an application for planning permission with Dublin City Council for the refurbishment of Fitzgibbon Street Garda Station. Local Minister, Paschal Donohoe T.D. and I, as Chairperson of the Dublin Central Policing District … Continue reading

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CITY CENTRE MATTERS – Winter 2017

NEW CITY COUNCIL ONLINE HOUSING APPLICATION SYSTEM Since October 24th last, Dublin City Council has established a new online system to allow applicants for alternative housing to track the progress of their application. This new online system enables applicants to … Continue reading

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North Wall Matters – Winter 2017

NORTH WALL PUBLIC LIGHTING UPGRADES The Department of Housing, Planning, Community and Local Government, through the North East Inner City Project Board, has provided funding to Dublin City Council for the upgrading of public lighting across the north-east inner city. … Continue reading

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Five Lamps Planning Application (4196/17)

LOCATION OF PLANNING APPLICATION: 158 – 178 North Strand road and 115 Seville Place, Five Lamps, Dublin 1. MAIN ASPECTS OF PLANNING APPLICATION: Permission for the Development adjacent to existing protected structures. The application comprises of alteration, revision and extension … Continue reading

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