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# dublin-city-centre - Wednesday 2 September, 2020

Crowds gather for vigil in memory of delivery cyclist killed in Dublin hit-and-run
# Thiago Cortes
# Thiago Cortes

Crowds gather for vigil in memory of delivery cyclist killed in Dublin hit-and-run

Updated Sep 2nd 2020, 7:36 PM 61,966 Views 38 Comments

“He didn’t deserve any of this,” a friend colleague of Thiago Cortes said.

# dublin-city-centre - Saturday 18 July, 2020

Developer scraps plans for 20-bed apartment block in favour of 111-bed co-living development
# South Dublin
# South Dublin

Developer scraps plans for 20-bed apartment block in favour of 111-bed co-living development

Jul 18th 2020, 7:00 AM 60,435 Views 67 Comments

The company also addressed concerns around meeting Covid-19 public health guidelines in co-living buildings.

# dublin-city-centre - Thursday 16 July, 2020

Government rejected council's request for €6.6m to fund white-water rafting project in Dublin City
# Refused
# Refused

Government rejected council's request for €6.6m to fund white-water rafting project in Dublin City

Jul 16th 2020, 12:05 AM 24,160 Views 32 Comments

More than half of the €22.8m funding for the project was expected to come from grants.

# dublin-city-centre - Thursday 16 January, 2020

Farmers bring traffic to a standstill as protest reaches Dublin Port
# Demonstration
# Demonstration

Farmers bring traffic to a standstill as protest reaches Dublin Port

Updated Jan 16th 2020, 2:15 PM 51,030 Views 145 Comments

Dozens of tractors returned to blockade streets around Leinster House yesterday.

# dublin-city-centre - Wednesday 15 January, 2020

Farmers warn of further 'civil disobedience' as dozens of tractors shut down busy Dublin streets
# Protest
# Protest

Farmers warn of further 'civil disobedience' as dozens of tractors shut down busy Dublin streets

Jan 15th 2020, 4:04 PM 19,681 Views 52 Comments

It follows a similar protest in November when dozens of farmers also arrived on tractors.

# dublin-city-centre - Thursday 28 November, 2019

'Mini Stonehenge': Utility boxes used to develop Luas don't need planning permission
# An Bord Pleanála
# An Bord Pleanála

'Mini Stonehenge': Utility boxes used to develop Luas don't need planning permission

Nov 28th 2019, 6:18 PM 29,390 Views 32 Comments

The Dublin Civic Trust described the emergence of the boxes as “appalling.”

# dublin-city-centre - Tuesday 10 September, 2019

Dublin City Council seizes 57 sandwich boards from businesses in first week of crackdown
# Council Crackdown
# Council Crackdown

Dublin City Council seizes 57 sandwich boards from businesses in first week of crackdown

Sep 10th 2019, 6:20 AM 35,900 Views 65 Comments

So far six of those businesses have paid the €100 removal fee.

# dublin-city-centre - Monday 2 September, 2019

Dublin City Council votes to pedestrianise Lower Liffey Street
# Car Free
# Car Free

Dublin City Council votes to pedestrianise Lower Liffey Street

Sep 2nd 2019, 3:03 PM 25,701 Views 51 Comments

It’s estimated that 32,000 pedestrians use the street every day compared with 1,000 cars.

# dublin-city-centre - Tuesday 13 August, 2019

Property owners refused permission to change Dublin city apartments into Airbnb-style lettings

Property owners refused permission to change Dublin city apartments into Airbnb-style lettings

Aug 13th 2019, 7:39 PM 34,572 Views 48 Comments

An Bord Pleanála said granting permission would be contrary to the City Development Plan.

# dublin-city-centre - Saturday 18 May, 2019

'Government policy is failing': Thousands gather in Dublin to protest against housing crisis
# Raise The Roof
# Raise The Roof

'Government policy is failing': Thousands gather in Dublin to protest against housing crisis

May 18th 2019, 1:52 PM 30,507 Views 143 Comments

Figures show that more than 10,000 people are currently registered as homeless in Ireland.

# dublin-city-centre - Wednesday 15 May, 2019

Cyclists protest outside Dáil to highlight 'need for better infrastructure'
# On Yer Bike
# On Yer Bike

Cyclists protest outside Dáil to highlight 'need for better infrastructure'

May 15th 2019, 6:59 PM 14,212 Views 102 Comments

Around 100 bikers took part in the demonstration.

# dublin-city-centre - Thursday 2 May, 2019

Dublin's Macken Street reopens after earlier incident
# Dublin 2
# Dublin 2

Dublin's Macken Street reopens after earlier incident

Updated May 2nd 2019, 5:20 PM 96,009 Views 0 Comments

The street was closed earlier.

# dublin-city-centre - Saturday 6 April, 2019

'It's really heartbreaking': Dublin apartment owners vow to fight demolition of their homes for Metrolink
# College Gate
# College Gate

'It's really heartbreaking': Dublin apartment owners vow to fight demolition of their homes for Metrolink

Apr 6th 2019, 10:00 PM 54,331 Views 44 Comments

70 city centre apartments are set to be acquired as part of the plans.

# dublin-city-centre - Monday 1 April, 2019

Dublin teenager who broke man's front teeth 'to show his friends he was tough' jailed for 18 months
# Courts
# Courts

Dublin teenager who broke man's front teeth 'to show his friends he was tough' jailed for 18 months

Apr 1st 2019, 5:47 PM 40,696 Views 47 Comments

Clayton Brennan assaulted the man in Dublin city centre in April 2016.

# dublin-city-centre - Monday 31 December, 2018

Missing teenager found safe and well
# Dublin 1
# Dublin 1

Missing teenager found safe and well

Dec 31st 2018, 4:25 PM 48,381 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí thanked the public for their assistance.

# dublin-city-centre - Wednesday 17 October, 2018

Potential conflict between cyclists and pedestrians cited as College Green plaza plans rejected
# Dublin City Centre
# Dublin City Centre

Potential conflict between cyclists and pedestrians cited as College Green plaza plans rejected

Oct 17th 2018, 10:50 AM 19,679 Views 80 Comments

The plans have been the subject of heated debate for some time.

# dublin-city-centre - Monday 15 October, 2018

Littering in Ireland's 'neglected' urban areas is rising, according to an annual survey
# IBAL
# IBAL

Littering in Ireland's 'neglected' urban areas is rising, according to an annual survey

Oct 15th 2018, 6:15 AM 10,162 Views 59 Comments

Parts of Galway, Dublin and Cork were more heavily littered than in previous years.

# dublin-city-centre - Sunday 30 September, 2018

Shane Ross announces €400,000 funding to tackle cyclist safety in Dublin city
# Wheelie Good
# Wheelie Good

Shane Ross announces €400,000 funding to tackle cyclist safety in Dublin city

Sep 30th 2018, 7:05 PM 21,510 Views 196 Comments

The funding is expected to be used by DCC to install smart cyclist detection equipment at 40 junctions around Dublin.

# dublin-city-centre - Friday 14 September, 2018

Activists to be served with court order demanding removal from third Dublin property
# Take Back The City
# Take Back The City

Activists to be served with court order demanding removal from third Dublin property

Sep 14th 2018, 8:43 PM 12,432 Views 0 Comments

Barrister Padraig D Lyons said he did not know if the activists are connected to those removed from a property on North Fredrick Street this week.

# dublin-city-centre - Wednesday 12 September, 2018

Housing activists block traffic in Dublin during sit-down protest against Frederick Street eviction
# Take Back The City
# Take Back The City

Housing activists block traffic in Dublin during sit-down protest against Frederick Street eviction

Sep 12th 2018, 7:04 PM 46,345 Views 336 Comments

Hundreds gathered to protest the eviction of a group from a vacant property in North Fredrick Street.

# dublin-city-centre - Thursday 30 August, 2018

Plans unveiled for new €18m 'Lumen' office block in Dublin
# Office Space
# Office Space

Plans unveiled for new €18m 'Lumen' office block in Dublin

Aug 30th 2018, 6:10 AM 19,200 Views 11 Comments

Tenants are now being sought for the 19,200-sq. ft. building on Baggot Street.

# dublin-city-centre - Thursday 23 August, 2018

'The battle will be long': Housing activists threaten more property occupations until crisis is resolved
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

'The battle will be long': Housing activists threaten more property occupations until crisis is resolved

Aug 23rd 2018, 4:40 PM 8,060 Views 51 Comments

Around 40 protesters staged a protest through Dublin city centre this afternoon.

# dublin-city-centre - Monday 13 August, 2018

Man hospitalised following knife attack in Dublin city centre
# North Inner City
# North Inner City

Man hospitalised following knife attack in Dublin city centre

Aug 13th 2018, 8:30 AM 29,299 Views 19 Comments

The incident, which happened near the Customs House, also saw a car rammed by another car.

# dublin-city-centre - Monday 2 July, 2018

Cyclist knocked down by truck in Dublin city centre
# Usher's Quay
# Usher's Quay

Cyclist knocked down by truck in Dublin city centre

Jul 2nd 2018, 1:42 PM 32,165 Views 71 Comments

The cyclist has been taken to St James’s Hospital but the extent of their injuries is not known.

# dublin-city-centre - Thursday 10 May, 2018

A 40-year-old Romanian man has been missing since last month
# Dublin City Centre
# Dublin City Centre

A 40-year-old Romanian man has been missing since last month

May 10th 2018, 4:53 PM 10,923 Views 4 Comments

Marian Ghita was last seen on the morning of 11 April in Dublin city centre.

# dublin-city-centre - Friday 20 April, 2018

'Any excuse for a pint': A snapshot of Dublin city in the Spring sunshine
# Heatwave
# Heatwave

'Any excuse for a pint': A snapshot of Dublin city in the Spring sunshine

Apr 20th 2018, 6:34 PM 37,365 Views 16 Comments

We took a short stroll around Dublin to see what effect the sunny weather is having.

# dublin-city-centre - Saturday 16 December, 2017

Two people injured after being struck by van in Dublin
# Aston Quay
# Aston Quay

Two people injured after being struck by van in Dublin

Dec 16th 2017, 9:02 PM 37,770 Views 14 Comments

Their injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

# dublin-city-centre - Monday 20 November, 2017

Families left disappointed after crowd issues once again hamper Dublin's Christmas lights event
# Not Shining Bright
# Not Shining Bright

Families left disappointed after crowd issues once again hamper Dublin's Christmas lights event

Nov 20th 2017, 2:25 PM 40,637 Views 48 Comments

The Lord Mayor of Dublin has arranged to meet with city officials this week to discuss what happened and if lessons can be learned.

# dublin-city-centre - Wednesday 6 September, 2017

Luas Cross City testing disrupted by parked vans and trucks on route
# Roadblock
# Roadblock

Luas Cross City testing disrupted by parked vans and trucks on route

Sep 6th 2017, 1:54 PM 26,164 Views 53 Comments

Luas Cross City began morning and evening tests of the new tram service this week.

# dublin-city-centre - Friday 25 August, 2017

HSE looking for company to operate pilot supervised injection centre
# Drug Use
# Drug Use

HSE looking for company to operate pilot supervised injection centre

Aug 25th 2017, 4:21 PM 10,881 Views 69 Comments

The facility will look “like any other health or social care premises” said a HSE national addiction lead.

# dublin-city-centre - Sunday 20 August, 2017

The old Central Bank roof is being altered - but in the 1980s they had to knock 30 feet off the top
# Cut Short
# Cut Short

The old Central Bank roof is being altered - but in the 1980s they had to knock 30 feet off the top

Aug 20th 2017, 9:00 PM 23,740 Views 17 Comments

During its initial construction the iconic building ran into trouble when it breached planning laws.

# dublin-city-centre - Tuesday 13 June, 2017

Casualty hospitalised after Liffey rescue at O'Connell Bridge
# Dublin City Centre
# Dublin City Centre

Casualty hospitalised after Liffey rescue at O'Connell Bridge

Jun 13th 2017, 5:45 PM 26,916 Views 27 Comments

The incident at O’Connell Bridge was reported just after 4.40pm this afternoon.

# dublin-city-centre - Wednesday 31 May, 2017

'If you introduce speed limits in a clumsy manner, nobody will pay attention'
# 30km Zones
# 30km Zones

'If you introduce speed limits in a clumsy manner, nobody will pay attention'

May 31st 2017, 12:05 AM 21,958 Views 47 Comments

From midnight tonight, speed limits in 10 Dublin areas will be lowered to 30km/h.

# dublin-city-centre - Tuesday 23 May, 2017

8 places that are brilliant for wasting time in Dublin city centre
# Places To Loiter
From The Daily Edge
# Places To Loiter

8 places that are brilliant for wasting time in Dublin city centre

May 23rd 2017, 9:00 PM 11,850 Views 17 Comments

Because we just don’t have enough benches to wait around on.

# dublin-city-centre - Friday 31 March, 2017

30km speed limit rolled out on further roads across Dublin city
# Slow Down
# Slow Down

30km speed limit rolled out on further roads across Dublin city

Mar 31st 2017, 7:53 AM 17,904 Views 84 Comments

“We are confident that this will save lives,” said Dublin City Council engineer Andy Walsh.

# dublin-city-centre - Saturday 25 February, 2017

260-year-old map shows plans for avenue to Dublin Castle
# Parliament Street
# Parliament Street

260-year-old map shows plans for avenue to Dublin Castle

Feb 25th 2017, 8:30 PM 23,258 Views 14 Comments

Dublin City Council published archived photos and pictures of old documents – this map is the oldest of them.

# dublin-city-centre - Sunday 9 October, 2016

Four fire brigade units respond to blaze in Dublin city centre
# Aungier Street
# Aungier Street

Four fire brigade units respond to blaze in Dublin city centre

Oct 9th 2016, 1:35 PM 39,455 Views 10 Comments

It’s believed the fire started in a stack of material that had been accumulated for Halloween. There have been no injuries.

# dublin-city-centre - Saturday 4 June, 2016

Hundreds turn out for 'Celebrate the 8th' anti-abortion event in Dublin
# Celebrate The 8th
# Celebrate The 8th

Hundreds turn out for 'Celebrate the 8th' anti-abortion event in Dublin

Jun 4th 2016, 4:48 PM 26,378 Views 507 Comments

Campaigners are calling for the 8th amendment to be protected.

# dublin-city-centre - Wednesday 20 January, 2016

Dublin city centre squatters given two weeks to leave former guesthouse
# Barricade Inn
# Barricade Inn

Dublin city centre squatters given two weeks to leave former guesthouse

Jan 20th 2016, 6:14 PM 25,610 Views 39 Comments

Lawyers acting on behalf of the property’s owners sought the injunction on the grounds it is an extremely dangerous and unsafe condition.

# dublin-city-centre - Monday 28 December, 2015

Will buses be banned from one of Dublin's busiest junctions?
# College Green
# College Green

Will buses be banned from one of Dublin's busiest junctions?

Dec 28th 2015, 2:12 PM 17,068 Views 53 Comments

Big changes are coming to College Green.

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