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# cities - Sunday 4 June, 2017

Global warming could make some cities eight degrees hotter by end of century

Such a temperature spike could have dire consequences for the health of city-dwellers.

# cities - Saturday 13 May, 2017

Concern that too many taxis could 'clutter' the new College Green civic plaza

Taxis are to be allowed drive on the bus and tram corridor at the planned College Green.

# cities - Tuesday 3 January, 2017

People trying to 'covertly evade bin charges' are making our towns and cities dirtier

A new survey says that, while most areas are generally clean, there is a “worrying slippage” in towns and cities.

# cities - Sunday 1 January, 2017

This terraced tower represents the future of city planning

Architecture firm Aedas could have come up with a plan.

# cities - Tuesday 27 September, 2016

UN agency says 681 people died in Ireland from air pollution in one year

The UK had 16,355 deaths from air pollution in the same year, according to a WHO report released today.

# cities - Saturday 7 May, 2016

The beauty of cities captured in a moment - The best National Geographic photos of 2016

Here are 10 photographs in the running for the 2016 National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year contest

# cities - Wednesday 21 October, 2015

Poll: Should Ireland's cities go high-rise? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should Ireland's cities go high-rise?

A huge development is planned for Dublin’s Docklands.

# cities - Thursday 7 May, 2015

This week’s vital property news: Irish Water and landlords and Ireland's oldest gay bar Shovel Ready This post contains images

This week’s vital property news: Irish Water and landlords and Ireland's oldest gay bar

Everything you need to know in one quick guided tour.

# cities - Thursday 9 April, 2015

From The Daily Edge Skerries has been named one of Europe's most beautiful cities. CITIES Summer In The City

Skerries has been named one of Europe's most beautiful cities. CITIES

The buzzing metropolis of Skerries.

# cities - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

Which city has the best quality of living? (Hint: It's not Dublin, Cork or Limerick. Or Galway)

It’s not Waterford or Kilkenny either. Or Belfast.

# cities - Sunday 25 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge Which Irish City Should You Really Live In? Quiz

Which Irish City Should You Really Live In?

Time to find out if you’re in the wrong place.

# cities - Thursday 1 January, 2015

QUIZ: Can you identify these Irish towns from above?

Is that Clonmel or Clonroche?

# cities - Monday 1 December, 2014

Live in Waterford? Some of you are going to get extra-fast 4G coverage*

*But only a small number of phones are compatible.

# cities - Monday 27 October, 2014

Opinion: 9 reasons Cork is cooler than Dublin right now

Dublin may be the Manhattan of Ireland, but Cork is its Brooklyn.

# cities - Monday 15 September, 2014

Column: As a country that thrives on its reputation for craic, we must ensure our cities are a place of enjoyment

‘A good city is like a good party – people stay much longer than really necessary because they are enjoying themselves.’

# cities - Sunday 17 August, 2014

Patents and skyscrapers...what makes these 18 cities the most innovative places on Earth

These cities are commended for thinking outside the box of industry, design and urban planning.

# cities - Sunday 1 December, 2013

So what's happening in GALWAY in the run up to Christmas?

Continuing our festive lists, we take a look at what’s to be enjoyed in the City of the Tribes in the next few weeks.

# cities - Saturday 30 November, 2013

Urban beauties: Incredible view of cities from space This post contains images

Urban beauties: Incredible view of cities from space

The European Space Agency’s Envistat and other satellites have captured manmade features from above.

# cities - Sunday 3 November, 2013

Frontierland: Early photos of major US cities

Some already hold the shape of the cities they would become – some are a little grittier.

# cities - Monday 2 September, 2013

Cavan is the cleanest town in Ireland - where does your town rank?

The results of the IBAL Anti-Litter League are out today – here are the results.

# cities - Friday 30 August, 2013

US fast-food workers stage protests across 60 cities

The staff taking part in demonstrations are calling for pay of $15 an hour, double the federal minimum wage.

# cities - Wednesday 14 August, 2013

In Pictures: Ten year anniversary of north America’s electricity blackout Turn On The Light This post contains images

In Pictures: Ten year anniversary of north America’s electricity blackout

Ten years ago today, an electricity power outage caused chaos in the northern American states and Canada.

# cities - Friday 28 June, 2013

Column: We need to make our society and cities age-friendly

Let’s move on from the twentieth century, where older people were thought of as dependents. Older people can – and must — contribute to economic growth, writes Michael Hodin.

# cities - Tuesday 16 April, 2013

Boston Marathon blasts put world's cities on alert

British police are reviewing security plans for Sunday’s London Marathon, which is the next major international race.

# cities - Thursday 4 April, 2013

What's the most popular city for Irish tourists abroad?

A new survey shows that Irish people tend to stay close to home when it come to the most popular destination

# cities - Friday 22 February, 2013

Dublin ranks 4th in UN report on prosperity of global cities

However its authors said the current measures to address the economic crisis and public finances could affect its position.

# cities - Sunday 3 February, 2013

16 greatest cities in human history City Living This post contains images

16 greatest cities in human history

From Jericho in 7000 BC right through to New York City in the 1900s, here are the largest cities in the world through human history.

# cities - Wednesday 2 January, 2013

Column: Let’s address Ireland’s problems this year, as well as our own

Our towns and cities are hamstrung by budget cuts – but a new initiative could help find solutions and save money, writes Barry Flinn.

# cities - Friday 2 November, 2012

Column: The ‘night economy’ is crucial to the survival of Irish towns

Pubs and restaurants need proper support – and safe streets – if town centres are to thrive, writes Richard Guiney.

# cities - Monday 3 September, 2012

Poll: Have you ever personally complained to someone about littering? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Have you ever personally complained to someone about littering?

An IBAL report says Ireland’s litter problem is improving – but Dublin’s north inner city and the environs of Dublin Airport are black spots.

Litter Warden: how is your town doing?

Where does your town sit on the latest IBAL Anti-Litter League? Find out here.

# cities - Wednesday 22 August, 2012

Poll: Do charity ‘chuggers’ bother you? Poll This post contains a poll

Poll: Do charity ‘chuggers’ bother you?

As the UK levels strict regulations on charity street fundraisers, we ask: How do you feel about so-called ‘chuggers’?

# cities - Sunday 22 July, 2012

Syrian war: fierce fighting continues in Damascus and Aleppo Death Toll This post contains images

Syrian war: fierce fighting continues in Damascus and Aleppo

Rebels have launched an operation to ‘liberate’ Aleppo, Syria’s largest city. Both sides are claiming territorial gains.

# cities - Sunday 22 April, 2012

The hidden gems of Dublin architecture Built Dublin This post contains images

The hidden gems of Dublin architecture

Photographer and architecture graduate Lisa Cassidy spots the “beautiful, interesting, important or strange” in Dublin’s buildings and public spaces.

# cities - Saturday 24 March, 2012

Column: Here's why we turn empty properties into art spaces

“Raise the shutters on a vacant unit, and life returns to an area”: Arts initiative PrettyvacanT Dublin on bringing energy through art back to abandoned buildings.

# cities - Sunday 8 January, 2012

NASA's spectacular satellite photos of cities at night City Lights This post contains images

NASA's spectacular satellite photos of cities at night

NASA’s satellite images of cities at night are awe-inspiring, with Cork, Dublin, El Paso and Chicago all looking radically different when just their city lights are on show.

# cities - Monday 26 September, 2011

Gallery: The world's most polluted cities Pollution This post contains images

Gallery: The world's most polluted cities

Air pollution killed 1.3million people in 2008, according to the World Health Organisation. Here are the globe’s worst offenders…

# cities - Tuesday 13 September, 2011

Column: I survived a terrorist bombing. Here’s what happened next

Molly Naylor was in the front carriage of the train blown up by the July 7 bombers. In her show for Absolut Fringe 2011, she explores the effect it had on her.

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