Dublin 7

REGISTERED TO VOTE?

14 January 2020

In order to vote, your name must be entered on the Register of Electors, which is compiled by your local County Council. The 2019-2020 Register of Electors will apply to the 2020 General Election, and the Supplementary Register to that. To ensure you are registered to vote: check online at www.checktheregister.ie; or ask to see … Continue reading Registered to Vote?

INCIDENTS OF CRIME

10 January 2020

I am aware of a number of recent very distressing burglaries and incidents of crime in both Dublin 7 and Dublin 15. Following this, I have been in contact with Superintendent Carolan in Blanchardstown Garda Station. His reply can be read below and as you will read, An Garda Síochána will be arranging a number … Continue reading Incidents of Crime

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 LIFTED

12 November 2019

Following consultation and in agreement with the HSE, Irish Water and Fingal County Council can confirm that the Boil Water Notice for residents supplied by Leixlip Water Treatment Plant has been lifted with immediate effect. The EPA’s audit of the old Leixlip Plant and the satisfactory results of a number of water samples were factors in the … Continue reading Update: Boil Water Notice Lifted

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

BOIL WATER NOTICE

23 October 2019

On Tuesday evening a Boil Water Notice was issued for those served by the Leixlip Water Treatment Plant. The Boil Water Notice was issued as a precautionary measure following issues with the treatment process at the Water Treatment Plant which may have compromised the disinfection process which makes the water safe to drink. According to … Continue reading Boil Water Notice

UPDATE: PELLETSTOWN EDUCATE TOGETHER NATIONAL SCHOOL

18 October 2019

This morning, I visited Pelletstown ETNS and met with representatives of both the School and parents. We had a long discussion in respect of how to progress the building of the permanent school. I raised this matter in the Dáil earlier this week with the Minister for Education and you can read the Minister’s full … Continue reading Update: Pelletstown Educate Together National School