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# dcc - Thursday 28 April, 2016

Poll: Should litter louts be named and shamed?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should litter louts be named and shamed?

Apr 28th 2016, 10:20 AM 22,653 Views 70 Comments

Dublin City Council are reportedly set to extend a campaign of litter shaming to rubbish black spots in the capital.

# dcc - Thursday 14 April, 2016

WATCH: Cars drive into huge pothole in Dublin city
# Mind The Bump
# Mind The Bump

WATCH: Cars drive into huge pothole in Dublin city

Apr 14th 2016, 10:18 AM 44,648 Views 78 Comments

Some cars drive slowly, but others hit the bump at speed.

# dcc - Tuesday 12 April, 2016

There's a bit of a row brewing over Dublin City Council's public shaming of illegal dumpers
# Data Protection
# Data Protection

There's a bit of a row brewing over Dublin City Council's public shaming of illegal dumpers

Apr 12th 2016, 4:20 PM 25,401 Views 80 Comments

The council has defended itself against claims that it may have breached data protection laws.

# dcc - Monday 11 April, 2016

Dublin City Council posts CCTV images of people to stop illegal dumping
# Somebody's Watching You
# Somebody's Watching You

Dublin City Council posts CCTV images of people to stop illegal dumping

Apr 11th 2016, 3:30 PM 29,584 Views 46 Comments

A representative for Dublin City Council has said that the initiative is already proving to be successful.

# dcc - Tuesday 5 April, 2016

Beaumont residents are objecting to a new social housing development in their area
# Dispute
# Dispute

Beaumont residents are objecting to a new social housing development in their area

Apr 5th 2016, 11:54 AM 34,470 Views 179 Comments

The Thornwood development was bought by Túath Housing last month.

# dcc - Sunday 27 March, 2016

Charging your electric car in Dublin? Make sure you don't get clamped
# Who Holds Back
# Who Holds Back

Charging your electric car in Dublin? Make sure you don't get clamped

Mar 27th 2016, 8:45 AM 55,558 Views 114 Comments

We spotted one unlucky motorist clamped while charging in Dublin city this week.

# dcc - Friday 26 February, 2016

13 families are fighting eviction from emergency accommodation in Dublin today
# Protest
# Protest

13 families are fighting eviction from emergency accommodation in Dublin today

Feb 26th 2016, 11:44 AM 15,060 Views 104 Comments

The families have been living in emergency accommodation on Mountjoy Street in north Dublin.

# dcc - Monday 8 February, 2016

'The death knell for private cars in the area': The centre of Dublin is getting ready for a major change
# The Plan
# The Plan

'The death knell for private cars in the area': The centre of Dublin is getting ready for a major change

Feb 8th 2016, 5:42 PM 41,554 Views 90 Comments

Plans for the College Green project were discussed by councillors today.

# dcc - Thursday 4 February, 2016

"I don’t eat, I feel sick constantly": Protest held by homeless mothers in Ballymun
# Dublin
# Dublin

"I don’t eat, I feel sick constantly": Protest held by homeless mothers in Ballymun

Feb 4th 2016, 6:54 PM 14,202 Views 55 Comments

They said they spoke to a Dublin City Council employee at the protest.

# dcc - Wednesday 11 November, 2015

Dublin City Council has called a snap meeting and there's just one topic on the agenda
# Clontarf Sea Wall
# Clontarf Sea Wall

Dublin City Council has called a snap meeting and there's just one topic on the agenda

Nov 11th 2015, 4:52 PM 20,704 Views 46 Comments

In an unusual step, councillors are meeting on a Wednesday to debate the contentious Clontarf sea wall.

# dcc - Monday 19 October, 2015

At least 13 bikes are stolen every day in Dublin
# On Your Bike
# On Your Bike

At least 13 bikes are stolen every day in Dublin

Oct 19th 2015, 10:11 AM 11,741 Views 41 Comments

Bicycle owners have been advised to use better locks.

# dcc - Tuesday 1 September, 2015

"It's just cruel" - 80-year-old man with one leg has been living on daughter's couch for last year
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

"It's just cruel" - 80-year-old man with one leg has been living on daughter's couch for last year

Sep 1st 2015, 11:43 AM 17,993 Views 54 Comments

George Chalkley is sharing a house with seven others, despite being a “high priority” for Dublin City Council’s housing section.

# dcc - Monday 24 August, 2015

Panti defends 'gorgeous' sign amid complaints
# Not Neon
# Not Neon

Panti defends 'gorgeous' sign amid complaints

Aug 24th 2015, 5:01 PM 40,287 Views 114 Comments

“It’s a beautiful landmark for an often overlooked street.”

# dcc - Sunday 9 August, 2015

8 little things you missed at Dublin Comic Con this weekend
# Dcc2015
From The Daily Edge
# Dcc2015

8 little things you missed at Dublin Comic Con this weekend

Aug 9th 2015, 4:25 PM 9,217 Views 3 Comments

Eh the ACTUAL Michael Rooker was there lads.

# dcc - Friday 7 August, 2015

There are at least 12 families currently living in cars in Dublin
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

There are at least 12 families currently living in cars in Dublin

Aug 7th 2015, 9:28 PM 22,254 Views 98 Comments

Campaigner Fr Peter McVerry has spoken out after a family spent a night in an industrial unit

# dcc - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

Surveyors welcome plans to make Dublin apartments even smaller
# Shoe Box
# Shoe Box

Surveyors welcome plans to make Dublin apartments even smaller

Jul 28th 2015, 3:27 PM 47,361 Views 130 Comments

Council planning proposals would see the minimum size reduced by almost 20%.

# dcc - Sunday 19 July, 2015

Dublin's cyclists are about to have a new person on their side
# Man With A Plan
# Man With A Plan

Dublin's cyclists are about to have a new person on their side

Jul 19th 2015, 7:30 AM 22,426 Views 65 Comments

The council has been granted permission to appoint a cycling officer.

# dcc - Friday 10 July, 2015

A vacant hostel has been reclaimed by housing activists
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

A vacant hostel has been reclaimed by housing activists

Jul 10th 2015, 9:51 AM 29,772 Views 46 Comments

Dublin City Council says the building is “not fit for purpose”.

# dcc - Thursday 9 July, 2015

South Dublin and Salthill water not fit for swimming
# Get Out
# Get Out

South Dublin and Salthill water not fit for swimming

Jul 9th 2015, 7:22 PM 20,782 Views 16 Comments

And not for the first time. The water at Sandymount and Merrion Strands has been temporarily deemed not fit for swimmers.

# dcc - Friday 3 July, 2015

Building in central Dublin occupied without permission by homeless group
# Crisis Situation
# Crisis Situation

Building in central Dublin occupied without permission by homeless group

Jul 3rd 2015, 8:11 PM 28,076 Views 44 Comments

The Irish Housing Network plans to occupy other State-owned buildings.

Boland’s Mill will soon look VERY different - €150m different
# On The Waterfront
# On The Waterfront

Boland’s Mill will soon look VERY different - €150m different

Jul 3rd 2015, 10:19 AM 31,650 Views 43 Comments

And it’s thanks to Nama.

# dcc - Monday 29 June, 2015

Last-ditch attempt to stop Sinn Féin 'hijacking' 1916 centenary is 'laughable'
# IRA
# IRA

Last-ditch attempt to stop Sinn Féin 'hijacking' 1916 centenary is 'laughable'

Jun 29th 2015, 12:27 PM 32,717 Views 182 Comments

All is not well on Dublin City Council.

# dcc - Sunday 14 June, 2015

There'll be water shortages across Dublin all day today
# So Thirsty
# So Thirsty

There'll be water shortages across Dublin all day today

Jun 14th 2015, 12:30 PM 24,615 Views 75 Comments

Dublin City Council are reducing the water pressure in the city to facilitate Luas works.

# dcc - Friday 12 June, 2015

Cleaning graffiti in Dublin has cost over €1.2 million since 2010
# Art Attack
# Art Attack

Cleaning graffiti in Dublin has cost over €1.2 million since 2010

Jun 12th 2015, 10:42 AM 5,191 Views 22 Comments

That’s a lot of scribbles.

# dcc - Monday 11 May, 2015

Sick of this sight? Dublin could be getting a load of new ranks. Here's where:
# Queuing For A Living
# Queuing For A Living

Sick of this sight? Dublin could be getting a load of new ranks. Here's where:

May 11th 2015, 10:28 AM 19,212 Views 105 Comments

Some of them are 24-hours and some are just at night time.

# dcc - Friday 17 April, 2015

Litterbugs are REALLY bad at paying fines
# Black Bags
# Black Bags

Litterbugs are REALLY bad at paying fines

Apr 17th 2015, 1:54 PM 9,061 Views 25 Comments

And a councillor thinks it could cause reputational damage.

# dcc - Tuesday 3 March, 2015

Amid "fascist" claims, Dublin City Council wants jailed water protesters released
# Free The Four
# Free The Four

Amid "fascist" claims, Dublin City Council wants jailed water protesters released

Mar 3rd 2015, 9:58 AM 14,203 Views 181 Comments

A motion was passed by 27 votes to 22.

# dcc - Monday 2 February, 2015

Will Dublin allow the Love Ulster parade to go ahead as planned?
# Willie Frazer
# Willie Frazer

Will Dublin allow the Love Ulster parade to go ahead as planned?

Feb 2nd 2015, 2:50 PM 19,813 Views 164 Comments

Dublin City Council is set to vote on a motion opposing the parade this evening.

# dcc - Monday 19 January, 2015

Busk in Dublin? Here's how new rules will affect you
# Turn That Down
# Turn That Down

Busk in Dublin? Here's how new rules will affect you

Jan 19th 2015, 12:43 PM 20,310 Views 31 Comments

Fines of up to €1,500 could be imposed.

# dcc - Thursday 1 January, 2015

This councillor is refusing to claim any expenses in 2015
# None For Me Thanks
# None For Me Thanks

This councillor is refusing to claim any expenses in 2015

Jan 1st 2015, 5:16 PM 19,726 Views 98 Comments

Will others follow suit?

# dcc - Friday 24 October, 2014

Dublin City Council has been confiscating wood and tyres ahead of Halloween
# Illegal Bonfires
# Illegal Bonfires

Dublin City Council has been confiscating wood and tyres ahead of Halloween

Oct 24th 2014, 1:54 PM 10,830 Views 60 Comments

The Council is cracking down on bonfires.

# dcc - Sunday 12 October, 2014

The Celtic Tiger bridge that wouldn't open because of a lost remote control
# This Is Ireland
# This Is Ireland

The Celtic Tiger bridge that wouldn't open because of a lost remote control

Oct 12th 2014, 7:45 AM 36,091 Views 50 Comments

The Sean O’Casey Bridge is operated via remote control – but officials apparently lost the device in an office move. It’s now operational again…

# dcc - Friday 3 October, 2014

Gardaí are investigating dodgy Garth Brooks objection letters
# Fake Fuss
# Fake Fuss

Gardaí are investigating dodgy Garth Brooks objection letters

Oct 3rd 2014, 8:36 AM 23,554 Views 52 Comments

Did you miss this?

# dcc - Saturday 6 September, 2014

Fishing rods, fizzy drinks and Gulfstream Jets: Winners and losers - and one for you to decide - from the political week
# House Of Cards
# House Of Cards

Fishing rods, fizzy drinks and Gulfstream Jets: Winners and losers - and one for you to decide - from the political week

Sep 6th 2014, 6:30 PM 9,791 Views 6 Comments

You win some, you lose some — and with the Cabinet back, it’s been a busy week in both categories.

# dcc - Tuesday 2 September, 2014

Open Thread: Nominations for a WOMAN to receive the Freedom of Dublin, please!
# City Hall
# City Hall

Open Thread: Nominations for a WOMAN to receive the Freedom of Dublin, please!

Sep 2nd 2014, 8:30 PM 11,596 Views 122 Comments

There have been no female recipients of the award since 2000, when Aung San Suu Kyi was honoured.

Breakthrough? Greyhound workers will attend LRC tomorrow
# All Summer Long
# All Summer Long

Breakthrough? Greyhound workers will attend LRC tomorrow

Sep 2nd 2014, 5:40 PM 6,100 Views 9 Comments

Workers voted today to attend the talks.

# dcc - Monday 1 September, 2014

Why are councillors getting so worked up about the 1916 site at Moore Street?
# It's Complicated
# It's Complicated

Why are councillors getting so worked up about the 1916 site at Moore Street?

Sep 1st 2014, 5:20 PM 10,952 Views 30 Comments

It could be back to the drawing board for city planners if tonight’s controversial ‘land swap’ plan for the 1916 site is rejected…

# dcc - Saturday 23 August, 2014

Dublin City Council is looking for its Chr**tmas trees already
# The C Word
# The C Word

Dublin City Council is looking for its Chr**tmas trees already

Aug 23rd 2014, 7:30 AM 8,593 Views 10 Comments

It’s the most wonderful time of the … oh.

# dcc - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

'Definite line of inquiry' being followed into source of Tolka pollution
# Dublin
# Dublin

'Definite line of inquiry' being followed into source of Tolka pollution

Jul 23rd 2014, 5:19 PM 7,638 Views 12 Comments

A temporary barrier placed on the river to prevent the pollution spreading has been removed.

# dcc - Friday 18 July, 2014

Owen Keegan: 'I never gave an assurance that five gigs would go ahead'
# Ding Ding Ding
# Ding Ding Ding

Owen Keegan: 'I never gave an assurance that five gigs would go ahead'

Jul 18th 2014, 2:04 PM 17,987 Views 96 Comments

The DCC chief also accused the GAA and Peter Aiken of “failing to address residents’ concerns”