Planning

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 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

BARNHILL LOCAL AREA PLAN SUBMISSION

20 December 2018

Introduction: The proposed Barnhill/Barberstown development is situated at on the edge of the green belt area between Clonsilla, Dublin 15 and Lucan. It is important therefore, that as the area develops the council should take the maximum opportunity to implement a green, environmentally friendly approach. In particular the proposed housing development should ensure a green … Continue reading Barnhill Local Area Plan Submission

PLANNING UPDATE ALLENDALE SQUARE

25 August 2016

The Planners in the County Council have requested “Additional Information” (revised plans) requesting the following changes: The Developer is requested to submit details verifying right of way through Allendale Square or alternatively a letter of consent from the Owners Management Company in Allendale Square consenting to access to the site. This was not provided for … Continue reading PLANNING UPDATE ALLENDALE SQUARE

PLANNING UPDATE CARPENTERSTOWN

25 August 2016

I received queries from residents about the decision by the County Council to refuse planning permission for a mixed development of houses and apartments on the site between Riverwood and the Porterstown Road bridge over the train line.   The reasons for the refusal are as follows:   INSUFFICENT PARKING The developer had been asked … Continue reading PLANNING UPDATE CARPENTERSTOWN

DEVELOPMENT OF NEW GRAVEYARD FOR DUBLIN 15 MOVES FORWARD

9 December 2015

The development of a much needed new graveyard for Dublin 15 has taken a major step forward this week, Tánaiste and Labour TD for Dublin West, Joan Burton, has confirmed. The Tánaiste said: “I have been informed by Paul Reid that an additional graveyard has been identified for Dublin 15, to be located at a … Continue reading DEVELOPMENT OF NEW GRAVEYARD FOR DUBLIN 15 MOVES FORWARD

FINGAL DEVELOPMENT PLAN 2017-23 PUBLIC CONSULTATION

17 April 2015

FINGAL DEVELOPMENT PLAN 2017-23 PUBLIC CONSULTATION BLANCHARDSTOWN CIVIC OFFICES Tuesday April 28th 2015 7.30 to 10pm ALL WELCOME “As Fingal’s population approaches 300,000,  the County Council has commenced work on a new  Development Plan. The Council will host a public consultation in Blanchardstown Civic Offices on Tuesday April 28th from 7.30pm to 10pm which is open to everyone. Now that … Continue reading FINGAL DEVELOPMENT PLAN 2017-23 PUBLIC CONSULTATION

JOAN HOSTS PUBLIC METTING ON FUTURE FINGAL DEVELOPMENT PLAN

22 March 2015

Pictured at a public meeting in the Crowne Plaza in Blanchardstown on the Fingal Development plan are Tánaiste Joan Burton, Cllr Mary McCamley, John Walsh and Ciarán O’Neill. The meeting, which was well attended, saw discussion on the development of Castleknock village, Clonsilla village, and the provision of family homes in the Dublin 15 area. … Continue reading Joan Hosts Public Metting on Future Fingal Development Plan