Organisation: Kildare County Council
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
The owners of the Kildare Village retail outlet centre are to challenge a recent decision of Kildare County Council to refuse them planning permission for the development of a large new unit for an anchor tenant.
Fri, 20 Dec, 2019
A local drug project looks set to close its doors if it cannot secure State funding by the end of the year.
Thu, 05 Dec, 2019
Bord na Móna and the ESB are battling to secure planning permission for a large-scale solar farm that will have the capacity to power 30% of all households in Co Kildare each year.
Thu, 28 Nov, 2019
Cork city councillors have voted not to change the rate of Local Property Tax in the city.
Fri, 27 Sep, 2019
An Bord Pleanála has turned down an appeal by the minister against a decision of Kildare County Council to refuse her department planning permission for a proposal to allow turf cutting at Coolree Bog near Prosperous, Co Kildare.
Thu, 12 Sep, 2019
The speed restrictions on the M7 should be lifted by the end of September.
Fri, 30 Aug, 2019
Intel Ireland has requested An Bord Pleanála to invoke rarely used powers to dismiss what the company claims is the "vexatious" appeal by farmer Thomas Reid against its planned $4bn (€3.6bn) investment in Kildare.
Tue, 13 Aug, 2019
The director of services with Kildare County Council, Niall Morrissey, has defended the decision to keep the speed limit on the newly upgraded M7 at 60km/h for today.
Fri, 02 Aug, 2019
Works have been taking place on the motorway since January of last year.
Wed, 31 Jul, 2019
The proposed snail farm or heliculture business was intended to develop snail-based products, including premium organic snail meat, snail egg caviar and snail slime secretion.
Thu, 11 Jul, 2019
A farmer has appealed Kildare County Council’s approval for Intel’s planned new $4bn (€3.6bn) facility at its Leixlip plant to An Bord Pleanála.
Mon, 17 Jun, 2019
The Minister for Housing has said he is expecting to make a "significant" funding announcement regarding the future of the Rebuilding Ireland home loan scheme this week.
Tue, 11 Jun, 2019
An Bord Pleanala has refused planning permission for a large solar farm in Kildare.
Sat, 01 Jun, 2019
The IDA last November paid out €7.5 million for an 18-acre site at Collinstown, Leixlip, Co Kildare.
Mon, 13 May, 2019
The way is now clear for Intel to get the go-ahead for its planned $4bn (€3.53bn) manufacturing fabrication (FAB) facility at its Leixlip plant from Kildare County Council.
Mon, 15 Apr, 2019
The motorway in Co Kildare has been undergoing work since 2017.
Mon, 15 Apr, 2019
A section of the M7 has fully reopened after being closed since Friday to facilitate the installation of a bridge.
Sun, 14 Apr, 2019
As part of upgrade works, a new bridge is being installed and the motorway is closed in both directions between Naas North and Naas South.
Sat, 13 Apr, 2019
The mother of a terminally ill girl has pleaded for help to find a home where she can bring her daughter and hold onto her for "as much as she can" for "whatever weeks, months or years" that she has left with her.
Wed, 31 Oct, 2018
Journalist Gemma O’Doherty has failed to secure the required number of county councils to contest the presidential race.
Mon, 24 Sep, 2018
Last year was the “worst year on record” for public bodies failing to make a decision in time on freedom of information (FoI) requests.
Fri, 11 May, 2018
Track improvement works taking place in Dublin are set to cause disruption to services over the Easter bank holiday weekend.
Sat, 31 Mar, 2018
Louth County Council is leading the way in reusing empty buildings for social housing and other local authorities should follow their example, Fr Peter McVerry has urged.
Thu, 08 Mar, 2018
A developer has been granted permission by the High Court to challenge a decision of the Minister for Housing to direct a change to a local area plan for Celbridge in Kildare.
Mon, 15 Jan, 2018
Planning permission has been granted for a new extension to the Kildare Village shopping outlet.
Wed, 10 Jan, 2018
Horse trainers have expressed concern that some stables could go out of business if a proposed solar farm is allowed to be developed at the edge of the Curragh.
Wed, 27 Dec, 2017
Kerry’s largest retail park is to have a standalone “grab and go” after An Bord Pleanála ruled planning guidelines at Manor West had been applied too narrowly.
Tue, 07 Nov, 2017
Housing Minister Eoghan Murphy will open a brand new homeless hub in Athy, County Kildare this morning.
Fri, 28 Jul, 2017
Palestinian flag flying atop our municipal buildings is about attaining the summit, in a hierarchy of victims, says
Wed, 31 May, 2017
The late Willie Crowley would have continued to serve the people of Millfield Manor after a fire levelled a terrace of houses there, writes
Fri, 05 May, 2017
Plans for a 72-bedroom extension to a Co Kildare hotel — rescued from going out of business by former soccer international Niall Quinn — have run foul of a group of elderly Christian Brothers.
Fri, 31 Mar, 2017
The Irish arm of retail giant Tesco is attempting to slow the store expansion of German rivals Aldi and Lidl here.
Sat, 18 Jun, 2016
Tue, 26 Jan, 2016
The biggest fine for environmental damage ever handed down by an Irish court has not been paid and the company responsible is now under final notice to comply.
Sat, 09 Jan, 2016
The country’s most expensive fire service costs three times more to run per head of population than the cheapest, but it also gets to almost four times more fires within the critical 10- minute period than the cut- price comparison.
Tue, 29 Dec, 2015
Mon, 19 Oct, 2015
Alan Kelly’s department announced a review into problems over homes which effectively are fire-traps, but this will do little to alleviate home owners fears, writes
Wed, 30 Sep, 2015
Environment Minister Alan Kelly has announced a review of An Bord Pleanála, aimed at ensuring that the planning body is adequately supported to meet future challenges.
Mon, 27 Jul, 2015
An independent review into the destruction of a terrace of six homes in a fire in less than 30 minutes is to be ordered by Environment Minister Alan Kelly.
Thu, 02 Jul, 2015
Priory Hall hangs like an impending nightmare over local authorities around the country,
Tue, 16 Jun, 2015
A local authority has been accused of abandoning dozens of residents living in an apartment complex condemned as a fire trap.
Mon, 15 Jun, 2015
A damning new report highlighting major fire safety concerns in a Newbridge housing estate has concluded that the houses have no resale value and will almost definitely have insurance cover withdrawn.
Wed, 10 Jun, 2015
Residents of a Co Kildare housing estate at the centre of fire safety and building concerns have called on the Government to provide funding for a full safety audit and the cost of any repairs.
Mon, 01 Jun, 2015