The Dublin Central Area Committee of Dublin City Council considered a detailed update on Capel Street at our monthly meeting today. While you can review the details below, I can … Continue Reading Capel Street Update – November 2022
After a long wait, work has finally got underway on Phase 1 of the new Dublin City Library Project. This Government backed initiative will see a new City Library at … Continue Reading Work finally gets underway on Parnell Square Project Phase 1
Last July, the City Council agreed to a land transfer to the Office of Public Works (OPW) for the former Magdalen Laundry site along Sean McDermott Street. The purpose of … Continue Reading What’s happening with the former Magdalen Laundry site on Sean McDermott Street?
I am continuing to secure agreement from Dublin City Council for the inclusion of Rawlton House on Sherrard Street on the Record of Protected Structures in the city. Rawlton House … Continue Reading Adding #RawltonHouse to Protected Structure list
Earlier, I joined local T.D. and Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe and the Minister for Justice, Helen McEntee T.D. in announcing the recipients of the grants through the newly created Community … Continue Reading Maximum Community Safety Innovation Fund grant awarded to #NorthInnerCity Community Safety Partnership
I am pleased to confirm that as part of the North-East Inner City Greening Strategy, the Parks Department of Dublin City Council will be planting 24 Fir Trees along the … Continue Reading #PoplarRow tree planting scheduled for November
The Government, through Minister of State, Peter Burke T.D., has confirmed that popular Croí Cónaithe scheme which helps with the refurbishment of vacant properties in towns is to be extended … Continue Reading Confirmation that Croí Cónaithe scheme is extended to the #NorthInnerCity very much welcome!
Package of one-off measures worth €4.4 billion announced Today’s cost of living budget will give individuals and families more disposable income and help them meet rising household and energy costs, … Continue Reading Budget 2023 will ease the cost of living burden and put more money back in your pocket – McAdam
The 2021 Report of the Expert Group on the Moore Street Market recommended that further traders, vitality and diversity to street trading on Moore Street, to complement the existing street … Continue Reading New Moore Street Market set to begin on September 23rd
Throughout the summer, I became deeply disappointed and unhappy with the condition and appearance of our city centre. Dublin City is our Nation’s Capital but its appearance has not, in … Continue Reading Cleaning up Dublin
EAST WALL VILLAGE IMPROVEMENT PLAN The Dublin Central Area Committee of Dublin City Council, which I am proud to have been re-elected as Chair, agreed to support the preparation of … Continue Reading #EastWall Matters – July 2022
This week your Government announced an increased investment in our Defence Forces on foot of the Commission on the Defence Forces report. This will, over the next six years see … Continue Reading Increased Investment in Defence Forces and Career Opportunities
The National Transport Authority has formally applied to An Bord Pleanála seeking permission to advance the Blanchardstown Core Bus Corridor as part of BusConnects. The planning application was lodged on … Continue Reading Blanchardstown Bus Corridor planning lodged as part of #BusConnects
In recent days, I sought an update from the Transportation Department, the Office of City Recovery and the Dublin Central Area Office on the preparation of an update that is … Continue Reading #CapelStreet interim review expected next week
Recently, I sought a further progress report on the status of individual projects being advanced by the Parks Department and the Central Area Office of Dublin City Council through the … Continue Reading Progressing the #GreeningStrategy for the North-East Inner City
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!