Archive for the category: ‘Portobello’

23. 11. 2014

Speed Limits on Residential Streets

Cllr. Kieran Binchy is campaigning for lower speed limits on residential suburban and urban streets. The current limit of 50km/h might be suitable for main roads, but on residential streets that are not designed for through traffic, a lower limit of 30km/h should be available to be applied by the City Council if the residents  so wish. Cllr. Binchy therefore […]

28. 5. 2014


I am honoured and delighted to have been elected to represent the people of Pembroke South Dock on Friday the 23rd of May as a Fine Gael Councillor. I would like to thank all of those who helped and supported me throughout the long and busy campaign, and of course my sincerest thanks to those who voted for me.   […]

16. 5. 2014

Kieran Binchy – working to make Portobello a better place for you

Councillor Kieran Binchy has represented Portobello for the last three years. He has consistently worked to make it a better place for residents, supporting traffic calming, sensible planning and good cycling infrastructure.

16. 5. 2014

VIDEO: Pembroke South Dock candidate Kieran Binchy presents his vision for a better Dublin

  Pembroke South Dock local election candidate Councillor Kieran Binchy (Fine Gael) has launched his campaign video, outlining his vision for a better Dublin. In the short video, Kieran highlights some of the improvements he has successfully campaigned for in your area.

13. 5. 2014

Who is Kieran Binchy, and why vote for Kieran in Pembroke South Dock?

An interview with your local Fine Gael councillor in Pembroke-South Dock Q: Where did you grow up? Kieran: I grew up in Charleville, Co. Cork with my sister and two brothers. Growing up in a small town where everyone knew each other and there was a great mixture of people was a brilliant apprencticeship for representing Pembroke-South Dock, which is […]

20. 4. 2014

VIDEO – Binchy presents his vision for a better Dublin at his public meeting

  Pembroke South Dock candidate, Councillor Kieran Binchy would like to thank everyone who attended his public meeting, with guest speakers former Taoiseach John Bruton and Eoghan Murphy TD. Councillor Binchy informed the meeting of the main local issues he has been working on since becoming a councillor in 2011. These include opening up the marina in the Docklands as […]

19. 4. 2014

Register to vote before the 6th of May, Binchy urges Dublin residents

Cllr Kieran Binchy is calling on any Dublin resident who is eligible to vote in the upcoming local elections but who has not yet registered, to ensure they are added to the supplementary register.   “There is still time to get your name on the supplementary register if you are not already registered to vote. You can easily check if you’re registered […]

16. 4. 2014

Binchy fights for road safety at Leonard’s Corner and on Belmont Avenue

Following concern from residents and pedestrians, Councillor Kieran Binchy is lobbying for two new proposed pedestrian crossings at Leonard’s Corner and improved road safety on Belmont Avenue. Councillor Binchy – a Fine Gael candidate for Portobello and Donnybrook (Pembroke South Dock) in the upcoming Dublin City Council elections – has been reassured that the Sustainable Transport Unit is carrying out […]

14. 4. 2014

Binchy fights to enforce organic waste collection in Portobello and Ringsend ‘bag’ areas

Councillor Kieran Binchy has addressed complaints from residents in Portobello and Ringsend relating to problems with organic waste collection in ‘bag’ areas. Responding to residents’ concerns, Cllr Binchy – as Fine Gael candidate for Pembroke South Dock in the upcoming local elections – demanded a report from the Dublin City Council manager on the implementation of Storage, Presentation and Collection […]

11. 4. 2014

Binchy listens to your concerns – and gets results

Cllr Kieran Binchy is committed to addressing your concerns at a neighbourhood, local or city-wide level. If you have a problem that needs fixing, a query you want answered or an issue you want raised, please contact Cllr Binchy (details on home page). These are some of the issues the Pembroke South Dock candidate has tackled in recent weeks: