Dublin city council
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Wed, 08 Apr, 2020
Tue, 31 Mar, 2020
There was almost a whiff of “let them eat cake” around the suggestion from Dublin City Council chief executive Owen Keegan that “idle” council land should be sold to private developers to fund “cultural, sport, and recreational projects”.
Wed, 08 Jan, 2020
Dublin City Councillors have voted not to participate in an upcoming RIC and Dublin Metropolitan Police commemoration event.
Mon, 06 Jan, 2020
The country’s largest local authority is to examine the use of smart technology as a measure to counteract the problem of damaged and stolen lifebuoys.
Wed, 11 Dec, 2019
The Government has appointed a leading barrister to investigate whether Dublin City Council paid protection money to criminals to stop violence and intimidation at social housing construction sites.
Fri, 08 Nov, 2019
The Government has appointed a leading barrister to investigate Dublin City Council and whether it paid protection money to criminals to stop violence and intimidation at social housing construction sites.
Thu, 07 Nov, 2019
A six-year-old girl who fractured her elbow after she slipped on loose gravel outside her Dublin home has been awarded damages of €43,000 in the Circuit Civil Court.
Wed, 30 Oct, 2019
The number of active insurance claims against Dublin City Council would cost €72m to settle.
Tue, 01 Oct, 2019
Dublin City Council is moving to evict up to 50 social housing tenants who have failed to pay rent.
Wed, 31 Jul, 2019
Dublin City Council has announced a new fee of €630 for the use of sandwich boards.
Mon, 22 Jul, 2019
Details released under the Freedom of Information Act show Dublin City Council spent nearly €2.2m on paying barristers between January 2018 and last month.
Thu, 06 Jun, 2019
One of the country’s largest residential builders, Glenveagh has stated that it will sell 56 apartments in Dublin’s docklands to Dublin City Council for €22.06 million for social and affordable housing.
Tue, 14 May, 2019
A Dublin housing complex for more than 140 students close to the Grangegorman university campus has been proposed.
Wed, 08 May, 2019
Life assurance firm Friends First has hit out at the failure to regularise under the planning code any system for landlords for Airbnb style lettings.
Fri, 26 Apr, 2019
Dublin City Council is to introduce a licensing system for retailers wanting to use sandwich boards on public footpaths to promote their business in a bid to control the growing number of advertising signs on city streets.
Fri, 12 Apr, 2019
Dublin City Council has approved a €35m development project which will include a new 117-bedroomed hotel for Dublin’s Dawson St.
Tue, 02 Apr, 2019
People from Dublin on the social housing waiting list may be offered a grant to relocate to rural Ireland.
Mon, 11 Mar, 2019
Library users will no longer be required to pay fines on overdue books.
Wed, 02 Jan, 2019
With almost 10,000 people homeless, Kenny says local authorities can't solve the crisis on their own, and they need the private sector "building like they used to."
Fri, 28 Dec, 2018
Dublin City Council has rejected for a second time plans by developer Johnny Ronan to build the tallest tower in the country at Tara Street.
Tue, 23 Oct, 2018
Dublin City Council has raised serious concerns about plans for a Garda command and control centre near Heuston Station.
Fri, 27 Jul, 2018
Three local authorities in Dublin have launched a major awareness campaign to highlight the serious problem caused by disposable coffee cups.
Wed, 20 Jun, 2018
Dublin City Council has placed on hold plans for an eight-storey, 71-bed extension to Camden Court Hotel.
Thu, 31 May, 2018
€47m was paid by Dublin City Council last year to hotels and B&Bs to house homeless people.
Tue, 15 May, 2018
Bringing homes built since 2013 under the Local Property Tax (LPT) will raise more than €10m a year in the Dublin area alone, TDs have been told.
Thu, 10 May, 2018
Dublin City Council has voted in support of a boycott and economic sanctions against Israel.
Tue, 10 Apr, 2018
Beef baron Larry Goodman is seeking to capitalise on the buoyant Dublin office market with plans for a €100m office development in the heart of the capital.
Fri, 23 Mar, 2018
The Deputy Chief Executive of Dublin City Council has admitted low-income families are being pitted against each for social housing
Fri, 09 Mar, 2018
Homeless families will no longer be prioritised over other people on the social housing waiting list.
Thu, 08 Mar, 2018
The Government has been accused of sleep-walking through the housing crisis.
Sat, 17 Feb, 2018
Dublin City Council has set up a dedicated unit to target rogue landlords who leave tenants in slum conditions.
Wed, 14 Feb, 2018
Dublin City Council has passed a motion calling for the removal of Conor Skehan as chair of the Housing Agency.
Tue, 09 Jan, 2018
A hotel and local residents have successfully challenged a decision by Dublin City Council to grant planning permission for a large new outlet for a German discount supermarket group.
Fri, 05 Jan, 2018
A former Lord Mayor of Dublin has called for the urgent restoration of bus routes which were diverted away from Stephen's Green for the LUAS construction works.
Tue, 02 Jan, 2018
Dublin City Council has bought 53 apartments in Ringsend to help clear the social housing list.
Thu, 21 Dec, 2017
Aung San Suu Kyi’s Freedom of Dublin award could be rescinded tonight. City councillors are meeting to discuss calls to remove the honour she has held for 17 years.
Mon, 04 Dec, 2017
The owners of the five-star Marker Hotel in Dublin have secured the go-ahead for a €10m investment that will add a new floor and upgraded roof bar to the property.
Sat, 22 Jul, 2017
Dublin City Council is calling for more information to be made available about a chemical leak at the Poolbeg Incinerator in Dublin, which left 11 workers hospitalised.
Tue, 13 Jun, 2017
Palestinian flag flying atop our municipal buildings is about attaining the summit, in a hierarchy of victims, says
Wed, 31 May, 2017
Dublin City Council has given the go-ahead for a €40m plan to convert Loreto Hall, a former women’s hostel on St Stephen’s Green, into a luxury hotel.
Sat, 29 Apr, 2017
Dublin City Council has given an emphatic no to two separate hotel developers seeking to build tall hotels near Dublin Castle.
Tue, 26 Jul, 2016
Dublin City Council will decide on busking by-laws at tonight's Council meeting.
Mon, 04 Jul, 2016