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#Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown

# dun-laoghaire-rathdown - Tuesday 10 September, 2019

DART line could be damaged by rising sea levels, say council climate reports

Potential issues to the DART line were mentioned in two of the Dublin council reports.

# dun-laoghaire-rathdown - Friday 9 August, 2019

Bathing bans at the Forty Foot, Dollymount and Sandycove after another wastewater spill

The bathing ban is in place in Seapoint, Sandycove, the Forty Foot, Killiney and Whiterock until tomorrow at 6pm.

# dun-laoghaire-rathdown - Tuesday 9 July, 2019

Tributes paid to Dublin councillor John Bailey, who has died aged 74 RIP

Tributes paid to Dublin councillor John Bailey, who has died aged 74

Before entering politics, John Bailey served for 10 years as Chairman of the Dublin GAA County Board.

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

Council investigating reports of alleged dog poisoning at Mount Merrion park

It is the council’s understanding that one dog was reported ill and subsequently died.

# dun-laoghaire-rathdown - 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 - Monday 15 April, 2019

Council says drag storytelling event cancelled due to 'degrading' online comments

The council had asked the group to put on the event as part of Pride festival celebrations.

# dun-laoghaire-rathdown - Sunday 2 December, 2018

'I don't want to spend Christmas in a hotel': Family facing homelessness over inability to find new home

‘Elaine’ told RTÉ that she has refused to leave her home despite being ordered to by 7 September.

# dun-laoghaire-rathdown - Monday 26 November, 2018

Pat Kenny emerges victorious in planning battle with developer as council turns down apartment plan

Pat Kenny and his wife Kathy objected to plans for apartment blocks and houses on a site adjacent to their home.

# dun-laoghaire-rathdown - Wednesday 5 July, 2017

South Dublin council attempting to rezone school grounds so Catholic Church can't sell them

The decision could affect 95 schools in the district.

# dun-laoghaire-rathdown - Tuesday 4 April, 2017

Dublin County Council rejects planning permission for apartments as being "visually unacceptable"

Dublin County Council rejects planning permission for apartments as being "visually unacceptable"

The country’s biggest private landlord, Ires Reit, wanted to build the units at Sandyford in Dublin.

# dun-laoghaire-rathdown - Wednesday 23 December, 2015

Proposals for more modular housing sites announced - here's where they are

Fingal and Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown councils have put forward the proposals.

# dun-laoghaire-rathdown - Wednesday 14 October, 2015

Carrickmines fire victims remembered at candelit vigil

The event came after a temporary site at Rockville Drive was blockaded yesterday.

# dun-laoghaire-rathdown - Friday 27 March, 2015

Man in his forties stabbed at retail park in south Dublin

The incident happened at around 4.25pm this afternoon.

# dun-laoghaire-rathdown - Tuesday 2 December, 2014

Dún Laoghaire gets go-ahead for 'urban beach' and floating pool

Coming soon to South Dublin, via Berlin…

# dun-laoghaire-rathdown - Saturday 19 July, 2014

This could be Ireland's library of the future - but why the controversy?

The Lexicon is costing €36.6m to build.

# dun-laoghaire-rathdown - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

Dubliners may have to wait five years for a directly-elected mayor

Fingal County Council is still not on board with the idea, though.

# dun-laoghaire-rathdown - Friday 27 June, 2014

'Grossly unfair': Part of Dublin's property tax revenue may be spent in other counties

Labour Cllr Brendan Carr has said that, if implemented, the plan would amount to ‘punishing’ Dubliners for paying the LPT.

# dun-laoghaire-rathdown - Monday 9 June, 2014

This blood-stained mattress was offered to a family in a Dublin homeless shelter - Councillor

Councillor Chris Curran says the recently homeless woman was made ‘visibly upset’ at the shelter.

# dun-laoghaire-rathdown - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

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

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.

# dun-laoghaire-rathdown - Monday 22 July, 2013

Dublin’s 53 extra councillors will cost €1.5 million every year

The addition of more councillors in Dublin’s four local authorities will cost more but Phil Hogan insists there will be overall savings of over €3.6 million under his reforms.

# dun-laoghaire-rathdown - Monday 3 December, 2012

Boycotts, warnings and patriotism: A year of the household charge

Just under 70 per cent of eligible households have paid or registered to pay the controversial €100 tax but that is only after a year of much protest and mis-management.