Blanchardstown

UPDATE: BOIL WATER NOTICE

8 November 2019

Boil Water Notice remains in place for customers supplied by Leixlip Water Treatment Plant as EPA due on site for audit In consultation with the HSE, Irish Water and Fingal County Council confirm that the Boil Water Notice to protect the health of customers supplied by Leixlip Water Treatment Plant remains in place. The EPA … Continue reading Update: Boil Water Notice

BUSCONNECTS PUBLIC CONSULTATIONS

4 November 2019

BusConnects are holding a 2nd round of Public Consultation on their plans to revise Dublin’s bus network. As part of this, BusConnects will hold a two-day public information event in The Crowne Plaza Hotel, Blanchardstown, on Wednesday, 6th November (from 11.30am to 5.30pm) and Thursday, 7th November (from 9am to 4.30pm). Their design team will … Continue reading BusConnects Public Consultations

SUBMISSION ON CO-LIVING DEVELOPMENT AT BRADY’S PUB

21 October 2019

I will be calling for the rejection of the proposed co-living development at Brady’s Pub. I have huge concerns that the Government is encouraging the development of hostel/dormitory style accommodation for people in their mid-20s and 30s, at extortionate rents, thus limiting their capacity to buy an affordable home in the future. Co-living developments simply … Continue reading Submission on Co-Living Development at Brady’s Pub

SUB-STANDARD CO-LIVING DEVELOPMENT AT BRADY’S PUB SHOULD BE REJECTED

24 September 2019

I will be calling for the rejection of the proposed co-living development at Brady’s Pub by An Bord Pleanála. This site already has permission from Fingal Council and An Bord Pleanála for a substantial number of apartments, but instead the developer wants to squeeze in 210 bed spaces with a new proposal to An Bord … Continue reading Sub-Standard Co-Living Development at Brady’s Pub Should Be Rejected

BUS CONNECTS: BLANCHARDSTOWN COMMUNITY FORUM

30 August 2019

There will be a meeting of the Blanchardstown to City Centre Community Forum in the Crown Plaza Hotel, Blanchardstown on Tuesday 10th September @6.30pm. Membership of each forum comprises of representatives from resident and community associations, disability and special interest groups as well as business organisations on the corridors along with public representatives. Places are … Continue reading Bus Connects: Blanchardstown Community Forum

FINGAL LIBRARIES WRITE TIME FESTIVAL

29 August 2019

The fourth annual Write Time Festival organised by Fingal Libraries has been launched and will celebrate the written and spoken word in Fingal. Libraries will host free workshops and talks throughout the month of September to spark the imagination and inspire creativity. Admission is free to all events, but booking is essential. To reserve a … Continue reading Fingal Libraries Write Time Festival

AUTISM-FRIENDLY LIBRARIES

30 July 2019

Fingal Libraries has annoucned funding for the roll-out of the Autism Friendly Schemes across Fingal. To date, the Autism Friendly Libraries project has been operating at Blanchardstown Library on a pilot basis. Nine libraries across Fingal will implement designated autism-friendly sessions each month, and regularly schedule ‘quiet time’ and ‘relaxed programming’ events which cater to … Continue reading Autism-Friendly Libraries

BLANCHARDSTOWN REGIONAL DRAINAGE SCHEME

27 June 2019

Irish Water is set to commence works on the Blanchardstown Regional Drainage Scheme to support development and safeguard the environment. The primary works will be contained within an area of Waterville Park to enable the construction of the underground storm water management facility and pumping station. Along Tolka Valley Park, 3km of new wastewater network … Continue reading Blanchardstown Regional Drainage Scheme

€13M SOCIAL HOUSING FOR BLANCH IN GOVERNMENT’S 2016 PLAN

26 January 2016

A total of 44 new housing units will be made available for social tenants in Rossan Court in Blanchardstown, as part of the Government’s updated capital programme for housing for 2016. The details were contained in Minister Alan Kelly’s social housing progress report for 2015 and capital plan for 2016. The €13million investment was confirmed … Continue reading €13M SOCIAL HOUSING FOR BLANCH IN GOVERNMENT’S 2016 PLAN

ST FRANCIS HOSPICE CAR RAFFLE

21 January 2016