The Office of Public Works (OPW) has, in recent weeks, engaged SYSTRA Ltd (SYSTRA) to develop a Parking Strategy for the Phoenix Park. The undertaking of a Parking Strategy was … Continue Reading Parking Strategy for The #PhoenixPark survey – Deadline looming!
Dublin Central Councillors have agreed to begin the planning process for the proposed redevelopment of Constitution Hill housing complex in Broadstone. As Chair of the Dublin Central Area Committee, I … Continue Reading Planning process initiated for #ConstitutionHill housing redevelopment
NEW HOUSING DEVELOPMENT – HALSTON STREET Earlier this year, I advised you that the McVerry Trust would seek planning permission for the redevelopment of the site at 5, 6 & … Continue Reading HALSTON STREET Housing Development – June 2022
CITY COUNCIL’S PLAN TO IMPROVE HANLONS’ CORNER ROAD SAFETY As I outlined in my Spring update, Dublin City Council has, over the last six months, been examining measures to improve … Continue Reading STONEYBATTER MATTERS – Summer 2022
Dublin City Council would like to clarify that, contrary to some media reports today, there has been no change in the preferred and planned redevelopment of Dalymount Park into a … Continue Reading City Council confirms no change to #DalymountPark plan
Earlier this week, Dublin City Council announced details of a new, free, folk and traditional music event right here in #Dublin7. The first ‘Smithfield Fleadh’ will take place this year … Continue Reading New Music Festival in Smithfield launched by Dublin City Council
The Dublin Central Area Committee of Dublin City Council, which I chair, is meeting on Wednesday next to consider a report on the recent public consultation held to gauge the … Continue Reading Overwhelming support for specific #CarFree #CapelStreet plans.
It has been confirmed that planning permission has now been approved for the redevelopment of the former Annesley Motors site along Ballybough Road. Now that permission for a new LIDL … Continue Reading Planning permission confirmed for LIDL store in #Ballybough
I wanted to share with you a further update on the delivery of projects associated with Dublin City Council’s Greening Stoneybatter Plan. So far, the below projects have been delivered: … Continue Reading #GreeningStoneybatter – April 2022 Update
Dublin City Councillors agreed at our monthly meeting in April to initiate a public consultation to review the Scheme of Special Planning Control for O’Connell Street & Environs 2016 and … Continue Reading PREPARING A SPECIAL PLANNING SCHEME FOR O’CONNELL STREET
READYMIX SITE – PLANNING APPLICATION LODGED BACKGROUND: The Housing Department of Dublin City Council has finally brought forward plans to redevelop the former Readymix Site along East Wall Road. The … Continue Reading #NORTHSTRAND MATTERS – March 2022
This morning I co-chaired a meeting of both the #DublinCentral and #NorthCentral Area Committees to learn more about the proposed Clontarf to City Centre project. The focus of the meeting, … Continue Reading #Clontarf to #CityCentre Project
Dublin Central Area Councillors agreed to seek the public’s opinions and views on the proposals to formally remove through traffic along Capel Street. That public consultation launched today. So, what’s … Continue Reading Traffic-Free #CapelStreet Consultation launched
STABILISATION WORKS ON THE CLOCK TOWER BUILDING In recent days, the Grangegorman Development Agency have advised that stabilisation and repair works on the historic Clock Tower building have got underway. … Continue Reading GRANGEGORMAN MATTERS – March 2022
TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURES: Dominick Place, Dublin 1: – Dominick Place (from Dominick Place to Dominick St Lower) Dublin 1 from 00.00hrs on Tuesday 15thFebruary 2022 to 24.00hrs on Saturday 19th … Continue Reading #NorthInnerCity Traffic & Works Update – February 26th
A central feature of the Government’s North-East Inner City Initiative, adopted by the Fine Gael administrative in 2017 is the Greening Strategy, designed to develop and improve streetscapes and open … Continue Reading #Greening North-East Inner City 2022