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Some notes from meeting with Túath Housing today RE Thornwood

Some notes from meeting with Túath Housing today RE Thornwood

Met with representatives of Túath Housing in Bunratty today regarding the Thornwood development off Beaumont Road – some notes from the meeting are as follows: (1) Genesis of the proposal is that the developer Grandbrind Ltd responded to an etenders process initiated by Tuath in Oct/Nov 2015; contracts have been exchanged (2) Purchase is being […]

Statement regarding a negative anonymous letter regarding lands in St. Anne’s Park

Statement regarding a negative anonymous letter regarding lands in St. Anne’s Park

A number of people have contacted me regarding a negative anonymous letter being distributed in the Dublin Bay North area in relation to my position on lands in St. Anne’s Park. The facts of the situation are as follows: In the 1999 City Development Plan, the St. Paul’s Playing Pitches lands, in common with most […]

Zoning of former St. Pauls Swimming Pool site

Zoning of former St. Pauls Swimming Pool site

The following letter appears to be being circulated online: It omits the following facts: (1) The Motion was in response to the  City Manager’s proposal that the land be rezoned to Z1 Residential – see page 30 of the document at the following link for the City Manager’s proposal: 145-2013 (2) The Motion was passed […]

Update on Clontarf Road Tram Shelter

Update on Clontarf Road Tram Shelter

From Dublin City Council: The tram shelter will become a central feature of the new scheme as shown on the attached photomontage. The roadside part of the tram shelter will be used as a bus shelter for the adjacent bus stop. The architect inspected the existing and determined that the bricks had been re-pointed in […]

S2S – Brief for external expert

S2S – Brief for external expert

The brief given to the external expert appointed to provide a second opinion on the Dollymount Flood Defence barrier height is set out below:

Update on Clontarf Tram Shelter

Update on Clontarf Tram Shelter

Question to the Chief Executive                             Council Meeting 7th September 2015 Q.151  COUNCILLOR NAOISE Ó MUIRÍ To ask the Chief Executive to answer the following (details supplied) Details:           In relation to the old-style tram shelter currently in place on the seafront between Dollymount Avenue and the Bull Wall Road, can the Chief Executive confirm the […]

Temporary Road Closure – Grace Park Road

Temporary Road Closure – Grace Park Road

Gracepark Road, Dublin 9. A request has been received from Dublin City Council’s Roads Maintenance Division for the temporary closure of the following road to facilitate road resurfacing works on the dates and times listed below: Grace Park Road (from Griffith Avenue to Collins Avenue), Dublin 9 from Monday 24th August 2015 to Wednesday 26th […]

Latest on the Taxi rank in Beaumont

Latest on the Taxi rank in Beaumont

Question to the Chief Executive Council Meeting 6th July 2015 Q.97 COUNCILLOR NAOISE Ó MUIRÍ In relation to recent media reports concerning the closure of a taxi rank at Beaumont Hospital can the Chief Executive please provide a full background report in relation to Dublin City Council’s position on the matter?

Background to removal of Tree at Watermill Rd/James Larkin Rd junction

The tree on the corner or Watermill Road and James Larkin Road was made safe for health and safety reasons. The tree referred to was a mature specimen of Cupressus macrocarpa (Monterey Cypress). The tree had stood as a land mark for many years and the difficult decision to remove it and reduce its canopy […]