Drumcondra

A usable & safe outbound cycling route through Fairview

A usable & safe outbound cycling route through Fairview

The Clontarf to Amiens St cycle route has become one of the busiest in Dublin city with the top 3 morning peak locations as indicated by cycle counts for 2016 (total number of cyclists passing between 7am and 10m) being as follows: Rathmines Road – 1,583 cyclists Newcomen Bridge (where the North Strand Road crosses […]

Update on water leak on Griffith Avenue near Griffith Walk

DUBLIN CITY COUNCIL NORTH CENTRAL AREA COMMITTEE 20th January 2014    Q.93     Question in the name of Councillor Naoise O’Muirí “There is a water leak on Griffith Avenue just west of the junction with Griffith Walk ? it has been here for some weeks now and the water can be seen coursing down Griffith Avenue ?  Can […]

Drumcondra – permission granted by An Bord Pleanala for “Respond” development on Grace Park Road

An Bord Pleanala has just rejected the appeal against the proposed “Respond” development on Grace Park Road (against the advice of its own Inspector) albeit with some changes incorporated including: Elimination of Blocks A and B Reduction in Block 5 by 2 storeys Relevant reports from An Bord Pleanala are included below:

Drumcondra – taking in charge of The Copse, All Hallows

The Chairman and Members of North Central Area Committee.  Proposal to initiate the procedure for the taking in charge of The Copse, All Hallows, Drumcondra, Dublin 9  A request was received from the owners/occupiers to initiate procedures for the taking in charge of the above estate. It is intended that the roads and footpaths in […]

Drumcondra Walking Tour – 26th August

‘Drumcondra – Legacies of Service’ Thursday, 26th August at 2pm – Meet outside the Cat & Cage Pub Take a walk by some of the institutions which were formed over past centuries to provide religious and community service both at home and abroad.  Tour to finish at St. Vincents Hospital, Richmond Road, Fairview, Dublin 3. […]

Update on West-bound Cycle lane, Griffith Ave

Motion to City Council Area Committee That the Manager organise for the Dublin City Council cycling officer to attend the June AC meeting and give a presentation on the options for a west-bound cycle lane on Griffith Avenue to serve local schools at the western end.   Report from Dublin City Council: There are currently […]