SCHOOLS DISAPPOINTMENT FOR DUBLIN 15

25 March 2003

Deputy Joan Burton has put down the following adjournment debate for tomorrow’s Dail sitting “To ask the Minister for Education and Science to make a statement on the building of a permanent school at Littlepace, Castaheany, Dublin 15 (Mary, Mother of Hope National School), in view of the many thousands of families already living in … Continue reading Schools Disappointment For Dublin 15

BURTON CALLS ON MINISTERS TO SUPPORT FLOOD ALLEVIATION PROPOSALS FOR DUBLIN 15

27 February 2003

Cllr Joan Burton has called on the Minister for the Environment, Martin Cullen TD, and on PD Minister of State, Tom Parlon, TD to immediately indicate their support for the alleviation measures to prevent the River Tolka flooding again. The flooding caused much devastation in Dublin 15 – at Blanchardstown (Herbert Rd.), Castlecurragh, Littlepace and … Continue reading Burton calls on Ministers to support flood alleviation proposals for Dublin 15

REFUGE FOR WOMEN AND CHILDREN FOR BLANCHARDSTOWN

18 February 2003

Fingal County Council has given the go-ahead for a refuge for women and children suffering from violence to be built at a site in Blanchardstown between the Garda Station and Tracked Motors. Cllr. Joan Burton, TD, who is chairperson of the interim committee for the development of the refuge said that she is delighted with … Continue reading Refuge for Women and Children for Blanchardstown

BLANCHARDSTOWN HOSPITAL FINE A DISGRACE SAYS JOAN BURTON.

25 January 2003

Labour T.D. for Dublin West, Deputy Joan Burton, said today that the decision by the Department of Health to fine Blanchardstown Hospital up to €1 million, because of an “inappropriate casemix”, was another blow to the hospital. The hospital still has a €106 million new building sitting idle, largely unopened and unused. This new building … Continue reading Blanchardstown Hospital Fine a Disgrace says Joan Burton.

PROPOSAL FOR NEW ROAD FROM HARTSTOWN TO ONGAR ROAD

23 January 2003

Labour T.D. for Dublin West, Joan Burton, has stated that Fingal County Council has currently put on display a proposal to develop the Hartstown Way as a Link Road between the proposed Ongar Road ( now under construction ) and the Hartstown-Huntstown Distributor Road. Deputy Burton said that this was one of the last pieces … Continue reading Proposal for New Road from Hartstown to Ongar Road