Archive for the category: ‘News’

23. 10. 2015

Report Bonfire Material

Dublin City Council is promoting a safe and enjoyable Halloween for everyone this year. All bonfires are illegal and Dublin City Council is asking the public to report any stockpiled material.   The public can do this through: Dublin City Council’s Litter Hotline on 1800 251 500 (Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm) The Environmental Protection Agency’s 24 hour National Environmental Complaints Line at […]

23. 10. 2015

Dodder Greenway Cycle Route Update

RPS Group have recently been appointed by Dublin City Council to carry out the options development, preliminary design and the statutory planning process for a 7.5km section of the River Dodder Greenway, from Sir John Rogerson’s Quay at Forbes Street to the boundary with South County Dublin at Orwell Park. The overall route is referred to as the River Dodder […]

14. 6. 2015

Update on Community Liaison Forum for Poolbeg Incinerator

Question to the Chief Executive Council Meeting 8th June 2015 Q.126 COUNCILLOR KIERAN BINCHY To ask the Chief Executive for an update on the formation of a community liaison forum for the Poolbeg incinerator.   CHIEF EXECUTIVE’S REPLY: Membership: The committee shall comprise 10 members having an independent chairperson, 3 local community representatives, 3 elected members of Dublin City Council, […]

12. 6. 2015

Report on Proposed acquisition of Dalymount from Bohemian Football Club

  Almost three years ago we were first approached by the Board of Directors from both Bohemians and Shelbourne Football Clubs. They explained that both clubs were in a very precarious financial position and they sought the City Council’s assistance in trying to put together a plan for survival.   These discussions let to the following tentative proposal: • Dublin […]

12. 6. 2015

Major changes proposed in Dublin City Transport Study

      Public Consultation June 11th – July 16th   • Dublin City Centre Transport Study proposes major changes to ensure city continues to function efficiently and accommodate future growth • €150 million NTA investment in public transport forecast • Public transport, cycling and pedestrian only links along North and South Quays and at College Green plus pedestrianisation of […]

12. 6. 2015

Update: Beaver Row footbridge works

To facilitate the removal for refurbishment of the Beaver Row footbridge, the contactors need to site a crane on Beaver Row at the junction with Beech Hill. Bridge removal works will proceed on Sunday 14th June from 6am to 12pm and there will be a lane closure on Beaver Row during those times.   The traffic management plan will allow […]

12. 6. 2015

Water Conservation Grant

12. 6. 2015

Update on Works in Merrion Square Park – June 2015

There are a large number of recommendations in the Dublin City Council Conservation and Management Plan for Merrion Square Park and these will be undertaken on a phased basis over the coming years.   The current works which include the restoration of the historic perimeter path and the grassing down of a short link path, along the south-east corner of […]

12. 6. 2015

Cllr. Kieran Binchy welcomes extension of discretionary medical cards

Kieran Binchy, Fine Gael Group Leader on Dublin City Council, has welcomed news that the temporary reinstatement of discretionary cards will be extended by a further 12 months, until the end of July 2016.   This relates to discretionary medical card holders whose cards were lost between July 2011 and May 2014 and whose cards were subsequently re-issued until 31st […]

12. 6. 2015

Tours of the Mansion House

As part of the Mansion House 300 year-long programme of events Dublin City Council will open the public rooms of the Mansion House for guided tours on Saturday 27th June, Saturday 25th July and Saturday 29th August. There will be three tours on each of these dates, starting at 2pm, 3pm and 4pm.   The Mansion House is steeped in […]