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# dublin-city - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

Despite being more confident about the economy, Dubliners are wary of setting up a business
# Reluctant
# Reluctant

Despite being more confident about the economy, Dubliners are wary of setting up a business

May 13th 2014, 7:24 PM 10,436 Views 8 Comments

The Your Dublin, Your Voice survey is the fifth of of its kind and set out to find how Dubliners are feeling about their current financial situation.

# dublin-city - Thursday 17 April, 2014

The Air Corps took these photographs of Dublin by air and they're stunning
# Fair City
# Fair City

The Air Corps took these photographs of Dublin by air and they're stunning

Apr 17th 2014, 8:11 PM 66,055 Views 84 Comments

It’s not bad looking, all the same.

# dublin-city - Friday 11 April, 2014

These maps show the planned 2,840km of cycle routes for the greater Dublin area
# Grand Ambitions
# Grand Ambitions

These maps show the planned 2,840km of cycle routes for the greater Dublin area

Apr 11th 2014, 1:55 PM 24,736 Views 69 Comments

Kildare, Meath, Wicklow as well as the capital are all involved.

# dublin-city - Monday 24 March, 2014

Dublin councillors vote today on directly-elected mayor (but it's likely plan will be scrapped)
# Total Mayor
# Total Mayor

Dublin councillors vote today on directly-elected mayor (but it's likely plan will be scrapped)

Mar 24th 2014, 6:30 AM 6,091 Views 20 Comments

All four local authorities in the country have to agree on whether to put the issue to the people on the same day as the local and European elections.

# dublin-city - Saturday 22 March, 2014

“Both inspirational leaders”: Brian O’Driscoll & Fr Peter McVerry receive the ‘Freedom of Dublin’
# Roll Of Honour
# Roll Of Honour

“Both inspirational leaders”: Brian O’Driscoll & Fr Peter McVerry receive the ‘Freedom of Dublin’

Mar 22nd 2014, 9:00 PM 27,562 Views 86 Comments

The Lord Mayor says they both lead by example and are “individuals who walk the walk”.

# dublin-city - Thursday 13 March, 2014

Specialist cleaning of Patrick Kavanagh statue required after vandalism
# Canal Bank What?
From The Daily Edge
# Canal Bank What?

Specialist cleaning of Patrick Kavanagh statue required after vandalism

Mar 13th 2014, 3:45 PM 7,241 Views 7 Comments

This is why we can’t have nice things.

# dublin-city - Friday 28 February, 2014

Thousands of homes across Dublin could be without water this weekend
# Water Water Nowhere
# Water Water Nowhere

Thousands of homes across Dublin could be without water this weekend

Feb 28th 2014, 5:55 PM 33,837 Views 27 Comments

Repairs being carried out on a burst main at James Street could affect supply across the city this weekend.

# dublin-city - Monday 3 February, 2014

New 'Luas on rubber wheels' could cut commute times by almost 40 per cent
# Dublin
# Dublin

New 'Luas on rubber wheels' could cut commute times by almost 40 per cent

Feb 3rd 2014, 10:55 AM 33,572 Views 100 Comments

Three special ‘Bus Rapid Transit’ routes could be built at a cost of up to €650 million. It’s planned the first will be between the city centre and Swords.

# dublin-city - Sunday 19 January, 2014

Just two drink-drive arrests after 1,100 motorists stopped
# Operation Artery
# Operation Artery

Just two drink-drive arrests after 1,100 motorists stopped

Jan 19th 2014, 7:45 PM 41,061 Views 115 Comments

The drivers were stopped over a one hour period at checkpoints in Dublin overnight.

# dublin-city - Wednesday 25 December, 2013

Teenager killed in Christmas Day motorbike crash
# Summerhill
# Summerhill

Teenager killed in Christmas Day motorbike crash

Dec 25th 2013, 4:39 PM 41,062 Views 0 Comments

The 19-year-old crashed into a parked car in the Summerhill area of Dublin.

# dublin-city - Wednesday 11 December, 2013

Man 'serious but stable' after stab attack in Dublin city centre
# North Earl Street
# North Earl Street

Man 'serious but stable' after stab attack in Dublin city centre

Dec 11th 2013, 10:18 PM 19,663 Views 69 Comments

The 23-year-old is being treated at the Mater. A 19-year-old has been taken for questioning at Store Street Station.

# dublin-city - Saturday 30 November, 2013

Dublin council supports proposal to turn derelict site into park
# Green Space
# Green Space

Dublin council supports proposal to turn derelict site into park

Nov 30th 2013, 8:45 AM 11,191 Views 20 Comments

The site between Cork Street and Chamber Street in Dublin 8 could now become recreation space for Dublin 8 residents, pending a planning report.

# dublin-city - Tuesday 26 November, 2013

VIDEO: Irish freestyle champion takes his amazing skills around Dublin city
# Tekkers
From The42
# Tekkers

VIDEO: Irish freestyle champion takes his amazing skills around Dublin city

Nov 26th 2013, 10:01 AM 3,477 Views 3 Comments

We bet Daniel Dennehy can do more keepy-ups than you.

# dublin-city - Monday 25 November, 2013

Dublin mayors tell dog-owners: pick up after your pooches
# Poo Watch
# Poo Watch

Dublin mayors tell dog-owners: pick up after your pooches

Nov 25th 2013, 2:29 PM 7,159 Views 52 Comments

Dublin’s mayors have launched a new hotline number where people can report offenders.

# dublin-city - Thursday 7 November, 2013

Two in five Dublin dog-owners aren't cleaning up after their pet
# Dirty Old Town
# Dirty Old Town

Two in five Dublin dog-owners aren't cleaning up after their pet

Nov 7th 2013, 10:05 AM 5,906 Views 133 Comments

Dubliners consider the issue a worse problem than cigarette buts, chewing gum or graffiti.

# dublin-city - Monday 4 November, 2013

BOD and Fr Peter McVerry to be awarded Freedom of the City of Dublin
# Dublin
# Dublin

BOD and Fr Peter McVerry to be awarded Freedom of the City of Dublin

Nov 4th 2013, 7:46 PM 11,366 Views 40 Comments

The two men now have the right to pasture sheep on common ground within the city boundaries.

Wimpy Kid beats Guinness World Records, as library 'most borrowed' lists revealed
# Off The Shelf
# Off The Shelf

Wimpy Kid beats Guinness World Records, as library 'most borrowed' lists revealed

Nov 4th 2013, 3:05 PM 7,957 Views 5 Comments

‘The Help’ is the only adult fiction work in the list of the ten most popular titles for 2012, which is otherwise dominated by the adventures of Jeff Kinney’s ‘Wimpy Kid’.

# dublin-city - Monday 21 October, 2013

Northside DARTs and other services to be curtailed this weekend
# Signal Works
# Signal Works

Northside DARTs and other services to be curtailed this weekend

Oct 21st 2013, 3:00 PM 9,764 Views 16 Comments

Bus transfers are being put in place as engineering works are carried out on the line. Commuter, Enterprise, Rosslare and Maynooth services are also affected.

# dublin-city - Friday 18 October, 2013

Hogan on Dublin mayor plan: 'I might be 6' 5'' but I'm not going to lean in any direction'
# Dublin Mayor
# Dublin Mayor

Hogan on Dublin mayor plan: 'I might be 6' 5'' but I'm not going to lean in any direction'

Oct 18th 2013, 7:30 AM 6,611 Views 59 Comments

The Minister isn’t giving much away about whether or not he’d like a directly-elected mayor for the capital.

# dublin-city - Saturday 5 October, 2013

Pictures: Problems with Sam Beckett bridge lead to spectacular recreation of 'rainbow' ad
# Oh Boy
# Oh Boy

Pictures: Problems with Sam Beckett bridge lead to spectacular recreation of 'rainbow' ad

Oct 5th 2013, 5:00 PM 26,953 Views 21 Comments

A tugboat with powerful hoses was brought in to cool the bridge’s cables so it could close properly…

# dublin-city - Monday 2 September, 2013

Drumroll please: And the new bridge in Dublin city will be called…
# Name Game
# Name Game

Drumroll please: And the new bridge in Dublin city will be called…

Sep 2nd 2013, 11:18 PM 51,253 Views 130 Comments

The decision on the name of the Marlborough Street bridge was made by councillors at a meeting of Dublin City Council tonight.

# dublin-city - Saturday 31 August, 2013

Thousands expected to attend 1913 commemorations
# 1913 Lockout
# 1913 Lockout

Thousands expected to attend 1913 commemorations

Aug 31st 2013, 7:15 AM 6,590 Views 28 Comments

President Michael D Higgins will lead today’s events in Dublin – marking 100 years to the day since Bloody Sunday.

# dublin-city - Thursday 22 August, 2013

Pics: Dublin's 'pop-up' inner-city park opens its gates
# Granby Park
# Granby Park

Pics: Dublin's 'pop-up' inner-city park opens its gates

Aug 22nd 2013, 4:09 PM 17,140 Views 37 Comments

The temporary park at Dominick Street Lower was envisioned by the Upstart collaborative group and financed in part through on online Fundit campaign.

# dublin-city - Monday 12 August, 2013

Cheap granite is "downright embarrassing" to Dublin - An Taisce
# Granite On The Streets Of Dublin
# Granite On The Streets Of Dublin

Cheap granite is "downright embarrassing" to Dublin - An Taisce

Aug 12th 2013, 3:33 PM 24,042 Views 70 Comments

Dublin City Council says that the use of cheaper granite should stop due to a drop in price for native Leinster granite.

# dublin-city - Friday 9 August, 2013

Investigation launched after Eircom worker injured in Dublin fall
# Workplace Accident
# Workplace Accident

Investigation launched after Eircom worker injured in Dublin fall

Aug 9th 2013, 4:58 PM 13,538 Views 31 Comments

The incident happened off Baggot Street on Rogers Lane at around 10.30am.

'Virtual bus lanes' among plans to increase public transport use in Dublin
# Public Transport
# Public Transport

'Virtual bus lanes' among plans to increase public transport use in Dublin

Aug 9th 2013, 1:17 PM 14,490 Views 78 Comments

The National Transport Authority is to “free up road space” for travel by means other than private cars.

# dublin-city - Thursday 8 August, 2013

Appeal over bank-drop cash robbery outside Eddie Rocket's
# South Anne Street
# South Anne Street

Appeal over bank-drop cash robbery outside Eddie Rocket's

Aug 8th 2013, 6:14 PM 16,417 Views 24 Comments

A worker at the fast food restaurant was intercepted and punched a number of times by thieves who intercepted his cash drop.

# dublin-city - Wednesday 7 August, 2013

Taxi driver whose car was hijacked speaks of "deep sympathy" for crash victims' families
# Taxi Crash
# Taxi Crash

Taxi driver whose car was hijacked speaks of "deep sympathy" for crash victims' families

Aug 7th 2013, 4:43 PM 21,019 Views 7 Comments

Matthew Ilori’s taxi was stolen at knifepoint at the weekend. Moments later, two men in their 20s died when the car crashed at speed into a bridge on the Dublin quays.

# dublin-city - Tuesday 6 August, 2013

Phil Lynott statue to return to Harry Street next week
# Back In Town
# Back In Town

Phil Lynott statue to return to Harry Street next week

Aug 6th 2013, 9:00 PM 9,388 Views 29 Comments

The landmark statue was damaged back in May after it was pushed over.

Second man dies as a result of stolen taxi crash
# Dublin Quays
# Dublin Quays

Second man dies as a result of stolen taxi crash

Aug 6th 2013, 7:21 PM 26,291 Views 293 Comments

The car crashed into a lock bridge close to the Convention Centre in the early hours of yesterday morning.

Thieves make off with Eddie Rocket's bank-drop cash
# Daylight Robbery
# Daylight Robbery

Thieves make off with Eddie Rocket's bank-drop cash

Aug 6th 2013, 4:38 PM 22,003 Views 54 Comments

A worker was intercepted by two men as he left the fast food restaurant this morning.

# dublin-city - Monday 5 August, 2013

No sign of renewed talks as Dublin Bus strike enters second day
# Bus Strike
# Bus Strike

No sign of renewed talks as Dublin Bus strike enters second day

Aug 5th 2013, 7:30 AM 9,571 Views 204 Comments

It’s looking increasingly likely the action could continue into the working week.

# dublin-city - Sunday 4 August, 2013

Widespread disruption likely today as Dublin Bus drivers strike over pay
# Dublin City
# Dublin City

Widespread disruption likely today as Dublin Bus drivers strike over pay

Aug 4th 2013, 7:30 AM 9,904 Views 192 Comments

Tens of thousands will be inconvenienced today in the first all-out strike at the semi-state company in 13 years.

# dublin-city - Saturday 3 August, 2013

IBM's 'Deep Thunder' system could be used in Dublin to predict flash floods
# Dublin City
# Dublin City

IBM's 'Deep Thunder' system could be used in Dublin to predict flash floods

Aug 3rd 2013, 4:35 PM 8,991 Views 19 Comments

It’s hoped the new micro-forecasting technology could be helpful in developing an early-warning system for vulnerable businesses and householders.

Poolbeg incinerator plan delayed (again) but controversial clause gets dumped
# Waste Not
# Waste Not

Poolbeg incinerator plan delayed (again) but controversial clause gets dumped

Aug 3rd 2013, 7:30 AM 6,032 Views 10 Comments

There is still no date for when building will start on the Poolbeg incinerator, which has been in the works for over a decade.

# dublin-city - Friday 2 August, 2013

Clamped! GoCar fined despite free parking law
# Clamped
# Clamped

Clamped! GoCar fined despite free parking law

Aug 2nd 2013, 10:48 AM 32,372 Views 80 Comments

A picture from a TheJournal.ie reader shows the car parked in a pay-and-display section of the IFSC.

# dublin-city - Thursday 1 August, 2013

Ever wanted to park on the street and not get clamped?
# Beep Beep
# Beep Beep

Ever wanted to park on the street and not get clamped?

Aug 1st 2013, 4:29 PM 19,630 Views 26 Comments

Dublin users of car sharing service GoCar will now be able to park their rental vehicle on any pay-and-display space for free.

# dublin-city - Sunday 28 July, 2013

Lord Mayor: Developers hanging on to prime Dublin sites should face penalties
# Meet The Mayor
# Meet The Mayor

Lord Mayor: Developers hanging on to prime Dublin sites should face penalties

Jul 28th 2013, 8:00 AM 7,374 Views 34 Comments

Oisín Quinn has been setting out his aims for his term in office in a wide-ranging interview. On a personal front, his priorities include trying to accommodate a young family and small dog in the garden-less Mansion House…

# dublin-city - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

Lord Mayor: Dublin needs a mayor with 'real powers', but role unlikely before 2019
# Dublin City
# Dublin City

Lord Mayor: Dublin needs a mayor with 'real powers', but role unlikely before 2019

Jul 24th 2013, 8:30 PM 4,149 Views 32 Comments

Oisín Quinn has been sharing his thoughts on the future of the mayorship, following a poll that shows 61 per cent of Dubliners are in favour of a directly elected CEO for the city.

# dublin-city - Tuesday 2 July, 2013

Part of St Patrick's Cathedral opens to the public for first time since 13th century
# Historical
# Historical

Part of St Patrick's Cathedral opens to the public for first time since 13th century

Jul 2nd 2013, 2:30 PM 9,512 Views 27 Comments

The Lady Chapel has been closed to the public since it was built in 1270.