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#Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council

# dun-laoghaire-rathdown-county-council - Thursday 13 February, 2020

Dublin councillor proposes ban on sale of takeaway single-use plastics

The by-law will be available for public consultation soon.

# dun-laoghaire-rathdown-county-council - Thursday 27 June, 2019

Bathing bans lifted at Seapoint, Forty Foot and Dollymount in wake of wastewater overflow

Sandycove remains closed pending additional test results.

# dun-laoghaire-rathdown-county-council - Monday 10 June, 2019

Bathing restrictions remain in place at Dublin's Dollymount

Restrictions have been lifted at seven other swimming hotspots across Dublin.

# dun-laoghaire-rathdown-county-council - Thursday 31 May, 2018

Plans approved for €1 billion development in former ghost town Cherrywood

The developers say that it will be “the largest single urban development project in Ireland”.

# dun-laoghaire-rathdown-county-council - Friday 19 August, 2016

Public advised to stay away from dead whale beached at Killiney Risk Of Infection This post contains images

Public advised to stay away from dead whale beached at Killiney

The whale was spotted floating off the coast yesterday.

# dun-laoghaire-rathdown-county-council - Thursday 11 August, 2016

Dublin Ironman organisers 'monitoring' presence of dangerous jellyfish in Sandycove

The sting of lion’s mane jellyfish can cause nausea, vomiting and respiratory distress.

# dun-laoghaire-rathdown-county-council - Sunday 25 October, 2015

Carrickmines survivors are now living in this car park

It’s located at Ballyogan Road in South Dublin.

# dun-laoghaire-rathdown-county-council - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

Mary Hanafin won't say if she supports or opposes same-sex marriage

The Fianna Fáil councillor is staying out of the debate ahead of May’s referendum.

# dun-laoghaire-rathdown-county-council - Thursday 8 May, 2014

MEP will be fined up to €4,500 for putting up posters before he was supposed to

One council in Dublin has said it has removed over 1,000 posters as they are “dangerous positions”

# dun-laoghaire-rathdown-county-council - Tuesday 6 May, 2014

Fianna Fáil TD hopes Hanafin doesn't fall off her ladder as she erects posters in Blackrock

The unofficial Fianna Fáil local election candidate and former minister could now be expelled from the party over her decision to defy Micheál Martin.

# dun-laoghaire-rathdown-county-council - Monday 18 November, 2013

Revealed: Here are the powers a directly-elected Dublin mayor could have

A directly-elected mayor would appoint a cabinet of politicians and non-politicians to administer the Dublin Metropolitan Region with responsibility for a wide range of areas, according to a draft report.

# dun-laoghaire-rathdown-county-council - Thursday 25 July, 2013

'There are better opportunities abroad' - young Labour councillor emigrates

Stephen Fitzpatrick, who served as Eamon Gilmore’s assistant, has resigned from his position on Dun Laoghaire Rathdown County Council to move to New Zealand.

# dun-laoghaire-rathdown-county-council - Tuesday 21 May, 2013

Water treatment plant workers down tools

Work stopped at Shanganagh Waste Water Treatment Plant over staff demands for fair pay.

# dun-laoghaire-rathdown-county-council - Monday 1 October, 2012

Dublin councils have spent €91 million on Poolbeg plant so far

Dublin city manager John Tierney says the council is looking to extend the deadline for construction to begin on the site.

# dun-laoghaire-rathdown-county-council - Sunday 20 May, 2012

Explainer: Does Dublin need a directly-elected mayor and how likely is it? Local Governent This post contains a poll

Explainer: Does Dublin need a directly-elected mayor and how likely is it?

It has been suggested for years, it even came close to happening two years ago but what chance a Boris Johnson or a Micheal Bloomberg for Dublin and Ireland’s other cities. investigates…

# dun-laoghaire-rathdown-county-council - Tuesday 12 April, 2011

College agrees to restore UCD Ball after student campaigns

Authorities and students strike a deal to reschedule the UCD Ball, which was cancelled last week after a licence dispute.

# dun-laoghaire-rathdown-county-council - Tuesday 7 December, 2010

WE’RE HEARING this lunchtime that the four Dublin local authorities – including the city council and the county councils of Fingal, South Dublin and Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown – will cut municipal water services from 7pm tonight until about 7am tomorrow morning, in an effort to conserve supplies after many householders began leaving taps running after the cold weather hit. The outage will affect an estimated 1.1 million people.

# dun-laoghaire-rathdown-county-council - Monday 25 October, 2010

Festival of World Cultures suspended over funding issues Festival

Festival of World Cultures suspended over funding issues

Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council ran up a loss €400,000 greater than expected – and could cancel next year’s festival.

# dun-laoghaire-rathdown-county-council - Wednesday 21 July, 2010

A STRIKE THREATENED by Dún Laoghaire Rathdown County Council bin collectors that was planned for tomorrow has been deferred. SIPTU and the council have agreed to enter discussions following talks at the Labour Relations Commission.