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Search Party Required for Gormley Advisor – Ó Muirí

Cllr. Naoise Ó Muirí Chairperson, Environment and Engineering Strategic Policy Committee Dublin City Council Search Party Required for Gormley Advisor – Ó Muirí Fine Gael Cllr. Naoise Ó Muirí has today (Wednesday) called on the Minister of Environment, Heritage and Local Government, John Gormley TD to send out a search- and -rescue party to urgently […]

Good news on those Swimming Pools

Just to explain the update on the 3 x City Council swimming pools that have been under financial strain. As a result of negotiations between FG/Labour and city management late last year during the budgetary process for 2010, the city manager allocated €600,000 to the swimming pools to keep them operational while City Council explored […]

Search and Rescue Party Needed for Gormley’s Agent

Fine Gael Cllr. Naoise Ó Muirí has today (Thursday) called on the Minister of Environment, Heritage and Local Government, John Gormley TD to send out a search-and-rescue party to locate a ministerial appointee who was charged with carrying out an independent report in relation to the Poolbeg waste-to-energy facility. On the 5th of March this […]

DCC Swimming Pools – Operating Costs

This is the second in a series of posts setting out the facts in relation to the City Council swimming pools that are under financial strain. The slides below provide a breakdown of the operating costs on a pool by pool basis for 2009: Swimming Pools ppt Once again the figures are pretty stark; there is […]

Free Events in July…

Free events are appreciated by everybody at the moment…There is something happening for everybody in Dublin in July… Events in July 2010

Ó Muirí Welcomes Open Doors at Marino Library

Cllr. Naoise Ó Muirí Dublin City Council- Marino Ó Muirí Welcomes Open Doors at Marino Library Fine Gael Cllr. Naoise Ó Muirí has today (Wednesday) welcomed the decision made by the public sector trade unions to reverse the current work-to-rule restrictions and re-open the doors of Marino public library. “After months of intensive lobbying on […]

DCC Swimming Pool – Usage Statistics

This is the first of what will be a series of posts where I will try and set out the facts behind the 3 City Council public swimming pools that are currently under financial strain. The usage figures below are pretty stark and speak for themselves. Total Visits    Per Pool 1998 2008 2009 01/01/09– 02/05/09 […]