Building a better future with some old ideas from the Kenny Report

Building a better future with some old ideas from the Kenny Report

With development land prices prohibiting many young people from owning their own home, Tim Ryan says the 1973 Kenny Report is now more relevant than ever.

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Watch: Trinity College to build €1bn campus as part of new Dublin innovation district

Watch: Trinity College to build €1bn campus as part of new Dublin innovation district

Trinity College Dublin has announced plans to build a new €1bn campus in Dublin's Docklands.

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Micheál Martin brands Govt's National Development Plan a 'cynical measure'

Micheál Martin brands Govt's National Development Plan a 'cynical measure'

The Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin has described the launch of the National Development Plan as a "cynical measure".

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Idea of completing Dublin Metro by 2027 'farcical' - Fianna Fail TD

Idea of completing Dublin Metro by 2027 'farcical' - Fianna Fail TD

The idea of completing the Dublin Metro by 2027 has been labelled as "farcical" by one Fianna Fáil TD.

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Government must deliver on transport promises not just make announcements - Gilligan

Government must deliver on transport promises not just make announcements - Gilligan

Fianna Fail wants the Government to deliver on proper transport for Dublin instead of just making announcements.

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Learn the lessons, don’t dilute the plan

Learn the lessons, don’t dilute the plan

A new national planning framework (NPF) was launched yesterday with considerable chutzpah.

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Roadmaps have habit of veering off course

Roadmaps have habit of veering off course

In its last hurrah the Citizens’ Assembly will examine fixed-term parliaments, writes Elaine Loughlin.

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Ireland 2040: Glitzy display but content hardly jaw-dropping

Ireland 2040: Glitzy display but content hardly jaw-dropping

Perhaps in their efforts to unveil an overarching, big-picture plan of what Ireland will be like in 20 years time, Government simply overlooked the finer points of the here and now, writes Elaine Loughlin.

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Project Ireland 2040: INMO cautiously welcomes health commitments in National Development Plan

Project Ireland 2040: INMO cautiously welcomes health commitments in National Development Plan

We've got the reaction as it comes in, after the Government today unveiled the National Development Plan, billed as Project Ireland 2040.

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Cork-Limerick motorway, new Dublin Airport runway, new hospitals included in €116bn development plan

Cork-Limerick motorway, new Dublin Airport runway, new hospitals included in €116bn development plan

Leo Varadkar and the Government have launched a €116bn plan to prepare Ireland for the future following a special Cabinet meeting at the Institute of Technology in Sligo.

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Latest: Not everyone will be happy with all parts of this plan, says Housing Minister

Latest: Not everyone will be happy with all parts of this plan, says Housing Minister

Latest: The Cabinet has been meeting in Sligo this morning as it prepares to unveil its investment plans for the country for the next 25 years.

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