Posts Tagged Dublin City Council

George’s Dock white water rafting plan challenged by public petition.

George's Dock white water rafting plan challenged by public petition.

Geneva Pattison In early 2019, Dublin City Council put forward plans to develop a white water rafting facility in George’s Dock. The development plan was passed in December 2019, despite the estimated costs of the build starting at 12 million […]

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Subset launch Grey Exhibition 2 to help fight homelessness

Subset launch Grey Exhibition 2 to help fight homelessness

By David Predeville Street Art is something which has become etched on to people’s consciousness in Dublin of late. No group have made more waves than the supremely talented, anonymous, Rathgar-based collective Subset. Subset have been involved in an ongoing […]

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DCC notes For April and May 2018

DCC notes For April and May 2018

Compiled By Paul Carton April On the 9th of April the South East Area committee meeting occurred with Brian Hanney as acting South East Area manager (SEAM) Tree Programme for 2018: Councillor Claire Byrne queried the SEAM as to the […]

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DCC notes

DCC notes

Compiled By Paul Carton February Tree Programme for 2018: It is anticipated that this work will be undertaken over the coming months and prior to the trees coming into leaf. At Shrewsbury Park, there is a planned crown reduction of […]

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New Dodder opening bridge

By Alexander Kearney On the 15th February, Dublin City Council held its first public consultation for the proposed Dodder bridge at Ringsend and Irishtown Community Centre. The venue itself is within a stone’s throw of where the new bridge will […]

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Christmas in D4 with Dublin City Council

Christmas in D4 with Dublin City Council

by Declan Hayden Christmas is coming and the goose is getting fat… Dublin City Council South East Area Community Section is working with all the villages in Dublin 4 in preparing to celebrate Christmas. Santa and his one horse open […]

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DCC Notes

DCC Notes

The Dublin City Council South East Area committee held meetings in June and July. Councillor Mannix Flynn requested that something be done about the rat infestation along the Dodder, specifically at the Milltown Car-Park Bring Centre. The manager replied that […]

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Mystery History Cabaret

Mystery History Cabaret

“Roll up, Roll Up. The magical mystery tour is waiting to take you away” wrote the Beatles back in 1967. Fifty years later and Ringsend’s own mystery tour kicked off last night as local residents boarded a special orange double […]

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Contribute to Local Environment Improvement Plan

Contribute to Local Environment Improvement Plan

The Draft Ringsend Irishtown Local Environment Improvement Plan (LEIP) is now open for consultation. The plan is on display on the Dublin City Council Website and can be viewed here. A paper copy of the draft plan can also be […]

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Day of the Wren on St. Stephen’s Day

Day of the Wren on St. Stephen's Day

The 33rd Annual Wren Boys’ Day will be celebrated in Sandymount on St. Stephen’s Day this coming Saturday. Organised by Dublin City Council’s South East Area in association with Sandymount Tidy Towns Community Association, the event will feature performances from […]

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