Castleknock

SUBMISSION ON BALROY HOUSE

6 January 2020

Glenveagh Homes have recently submitted an application for the site at Balroy House on the Carpenterstown Road. After inspecting the application, and working with Local Councillor John Walsh (Castleknock), I have made a submission in writing to An Bord Pleanála, and this can be read below. This application was also discussed by the Fingal County … Continue reading Submission on Balroy House

BALROY HOUSE APPLICATION

12 December 2019

Glenveagh Homes have recently submitted an application for the site at Balroy House on the Carpenterstown Road. This application was discussed by the Fingal County Council Area Committee for Dublin 15 on 5 December. The following motion was proposed by Labour Party Councillor John Walsh, and was agreed by the Area Committee and will be … Continue reading Balroy House Application

SUBMISSION ON REVISED BUCCONNECTS PROPOSALS

11 December 2019

The National Transport Authority (NTA) recently announced revised proposals on the changes to the Dublin bus network, and have been engaging in a public consultation. I am concerned that a number of communities are not sufficiently provided for in the new plans. As part of the public engagement process, I have submitted the following letter … Continue reading Submission on Revised BucConnects Proposals

BUSCONNECTS INFORMATION MEETING

26 November 2019

Cllr John Walsh and I are hosting a public meeting on BusConnects and the proposed changes to the Dublin bus network, on: Saturday, 30 November at 11am in St Brigid’s Community Centre, Blanchardstown The NTA recently announced revised proposals and are currently consulting the public. Local area information leaflets are currently being delivered to residents … Continue reading BusConnects Information Meeting

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

EMERGING PREFERRED ROUTE OF THE ROYAL CANAL URBAN GREENWAY

30 July 2019

Fingal County Council has recently announced plans to develop an Urban Greenway along the Royal Canal that would serve Castleknock, Blanchardstown, Clonsilla, Coolmine and the wider Dublin 15 area. As a long-standing supporter of developing the Canal for leisure, walking and cycling I am pleased to see these proposals from the Council, however the proposed … Continue reading Emerging Preferred Route of the Royal Canal Urban Greenway

SUBMISSION ON THE PROPOSED ROYAL CANAL URBAN GREENWAY

22 March 2019

Fingal County Council has recently announced plans to develop an Urban Greenway along the Royal Canal that would serve Castleknock, Blanchardstown, Clonsilla, Coolmine and the wider Dublin 15 area. As a long-standing supporter of developing the Canal for leisure, walking and cycling I am pleased to see these proposals from the Council, however the proposed … Continue reading Submission on the Proposed Royal Canal Urban Greenway