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#Green Light

# green-light - Friday 7 February, 2020

Planning permission granted for 97-unit shared co-living accommodation in Rathmines
# Green Light
# Green Light

Planning permission granted for 97-unit shared co-living accommodation in Rathmines

Feb 7th 2020, 7:35 PM 30,239 Views 75 Comments

The council has given the project the green light in spite of concerns expressed by a small number of locals.

# green-light - Saturday 26 October, 2019

UFC 244 main event back on as Diaz cleared of failing drug test
# Green Light
From The42
# Green Light

UFC 244 main event back on as Diaz cleared of failing drug test

Oct 26th 2019, 12:47 PM 7,553 Views 2 Comments

Diaz has been cleared of any wrongdoing after a drug test showed traces of a banned substance.

# green-light - Tuesday 30 July, 2019

Controversial Dún Laoghaire co-living development granted permission by An Bord Pleanála
# Green Light
# Green Light

Controversial Dún Laoghaire co-living development granted permission by An Bord Pleanála

Jul 30th 2019, 1:49 PM 32,062 Views 88 Comments

Bartra Capital’s CEO said the company will implement conditions outlined by the planning body.

# green-light - Wednesday 12 June, 2019

Munster granted planning permission for indoor training facility in Cork
# Green Light
From The42
# Green Light

Munster granted planning permission for indoor training facility in Cork

Jun 12th 2019, 6:06 PM 13,796 Views 25 Comments

The new facility at Musgrave Park will primarily be used by the province’s underage teams.

# green-light - Tuesday 7 May, 2019

Cabinet signs off on the €3 billion broadband plan - here's what we know so far
# Rural Broadband
# Rural Broadband

Cabinet signs off on the €3 billion broadband plan - here's what we know so far

Updated May 7th 2019, 4:55 PM 32,573 Views 145 Comments

The first homes will be connected next year, but some will be waiting up to seven years for broadband.

# green-light - Saturday 4 May, 2019

SocDems say Ellie Kisyombe will run in election after 'correcting the chronology of her backstory'
# Green Light
# Green Light

SocDems say Ellie Kisyombe will run in election after 'correcting the chronology of her backstory'

May 4th 2019, 12:41 PM 41,326 Views 75 Comments

A independent review for the party has given the green light for the local election candidate.

# green-light - Thursday 28 February, 2019

Boost for Waterford hurlers as they will have home Munster championship games this summer
# Green Light
From The42
# Green Light

Boost for Waterford hurlers as they will have home Munster championship games this summer

Feb 28th 2019, 3:38 PM 9,038 Views 16 Comments

Walsh Park has been confirmed by the Munster Council as Waterford’s venue for their 2019 ties.

# green-light - Saturday 8 December, 2018

Appeal rejected: Copa Libertadores final between Boca and River will go ahead in Madrid
# Green Light
From The42
# Green Light

Appeal rejected: Copa Libertadores final between Boca and River will go ahead in Madrid

Dec 8th 2018, 4:29 PM 5,898 Views 0 Comments

Boca Juniors lodged an appeal with the Court of Arbitration for Sport on Friday to be awarded the title.

# green-light - Tuesday 12 June, 2018

Government approves plan to hold blasphemy referendum in October
# Green Light
# Green Light

Government approves plan to hold blasphemy referendum in October

Jun 12th 2018, 6:10 PM 43,417 Views 150 Comments

A referendum on the role of women in the home will also be held in October.

# green-light - Saturday 19 May, 2018

One of the largest tourist accommodation projects in Ireland has been given the go-ahead
# Green Light
# Green Light

One of the largest tourist accommodation projects in Ireland has been given the go-ahead

May 19th 2018, 6:30 PM 32,335 Views 9 Comments

Tetrarch Capital plans to create a 595-unit hotel and short-term letting block at Ned’s pub in Dublin.

# green-light - Wednesday 13 December, 2017

'Common sense has prevailed': Lidl in Ballymun a step closer after NTA drops objection
# Green Light
# Green Light

'Common sense has prevailed': Lidl in Ballymun a step closer after NTA drops objection

Dec 13th 2017, 10:19 AM 24,096 Views 35 Comments

Local councillor Noeleen Reilly said locals were breathing sighs of relief at the news.

# green-light - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

Crowded commutes? Trams on the Luas Green Line are set to get a lot bigger
# Green Light
# Green Light

Crowded commutes? Trams on the Luas Green Line are set to get a lot bigger

Nov 14th 2017, 2:41 PM 23,793 Views 60 Comments

It comes following a €100 million investment in the Green Line.

# green-light - Tuesday 17 October, 2017

The Luas is back up running tonight
# Back On Track
# Back On Track

The Luas is back up running tonight

Oct 17th 2017, 9:27 PM 10,283 Views 15 Comments

Both Green and Red line services have resumed tonight ahead of schedule.

# green-light - Sunday 28 May, 2017

By 2018, transport fleets like Bus Éireann will have green energy buses
# Green Light
# Green Light

By 2018, transport fleets like Bus Éireann will have green energy buses

May 28th 2017, 12:05 AM 15,209 Views 30 Comments

Dublin Bus, Bus Éireann and school buses will have sustainable-energy buses in their fleet by 2018.

# green-light - Wednesday 26 April, 2017

New children's hospital will be the length of Grafton Street and as big as Dundrum Shopping Centre
# Green Light
# Green Light

New children's hospital will be the length of Grafton Street and as big as Dundrum Shopping Centre

Apr 26th 2017, 7:57 PM 20,103 Views 79 Comments

The new children’s hospital will cost over €1 billion and will open in 2021.

# green-light - Thursday 6 April, 2017

For the first time, a country will sell recreational marijuana in its pharmacies
# Uruguay
# Uruguay

For the first time, a country will sell recreational marijuana in its pharmacies

Apr 6th 2017, 10:58 PM 14,911 Views 55 Comments

Uruguay will become the first nation to make the step later this year.

# green-light - Thursday 2 March, 2017

Developer that illegally bulldozed 19th century convent gets go ahead for Dublin apartments
# Green Light
# Green Light

Developer that illegally bulldozed 19th century convent gets go ahead for Dublin apartments

Mar 2nd 2017, 7:50 PM 31,175 Views 65 Comments

Kimpton Vale is looking to build 143 apartments in Clonsilla.

# green-light - Friday 10 February, 2017

Health authority recommends medicinal cannabis to be made available for "specified conditions"
# Green Light
# Green Light

Health authority recommends medicinal cannabis to be made available for "specified conditions"

Feb 10th 2017, 9:01 AM 15,465 Views 133 Comments

It has been recommended in the treatment of conditions such as multiple sclerosis and epilepsy.

# green-light - Thursday 15 December, 2016

Red nose? Green light: TDs clear Santa to enter Irish airspace
# Green Light
# Green Light

Red nose? Green light: TDs clear Santa to enter Irish airspace

Dec 15th 2016, 1:40 PM 13,253 Views 38 Comments

Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael can agree on one thing, at least.

# green-light - Tuesday 4 October, 2016

It's official: Ireland is one of three countries in the running to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup
# Green Light
From The42
# Green Light

It's official: Ireland is one of three countries in the running to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup

Oct 4th 2016, 5:00 PM 28,774 Views 70 Comments

France and South Africa are also in contention.

# green-light - Tuesday 26 July, 2016

Longford awaits planning decision on massive €223m holiday resort
# Green Light
# Green Light

Longford awaits planning decision on massive €223m holiday resort

Jul 26th 2016, 9:03 AM 24,958 Views 55 Comments

The €233 million resort is expected to bring over 1,000 jobs to the region. It would create around 750 jobs during the construction phase.

# green-light - Friday 10 June, 2016

Van der Flier's vintage still the closest Ireland U20s have come to beating the 'Baby Blacks'
# Wolfpups
From The42
# Wolfpups

Van der Flier's vintage still the closest Ireland U20s have come to beating the 'Baby Blacks'

Jun 10th 2016, 11:40 AM 8,802 Views 3 Comments

Rory Scannell and Rory Scholes also had a big part to play in a 2013 comeback that fell just short.

# green-light - Monday 29 February, 2016

This massive €223m holiday resort is on its way to Longford
# Center Parcs
# Center Parcs

This massive €223m holiday resort is on its way to Longford

Feb 29th 2016, 6:19 PM 40,592 Views 65 Comments

It would hold up to 2,500 guests.

# green-light - Friday 26 February, 2016

Class captain Ryan leads terrific Ireland U20 comeback in away win over England
# Green Light
From The42
# Green Light

Class captain Ryan leads terrific Ireland U20 comeback in away win over England

Feb 26th 2016, 8:09 PM 13,401 Views 10 Comments

Ireland came back from 20 – 6 down to win 20 – 26.

# green-light - Thursday 24 December, 2015

It's almost time - Santa Claus cleared to fly in Irish airspace
# Green Light
# Green Light

It's almost time - Santa Claus cleared to fly in Irish airspace

Dec 24th 2015, 2:49 PM 20,105 Views 24 Comments

The big man has confirmed all of the boys and girls in Ireland are on his nice list this year.

# green-light - Wednesday 16 December, 2015

M50 drivers will have to go at different speeds, depending on how busy the road is
# Green Light
# Green Light

M50 drivers will have to go at different speeds, depending on how busy the road is

Dec 16th 2015, 8:57 AM 21,316 Views 87 Comments

Up to 400,000 journeys take place on the M50 every day.

# green-light - Saturday 14 November, 2015

France v England friendly to go ahead - French football federation
# Green Light
From The42
# Green Light

France v England friendly to go ahead - French football federation

Nov 14th 2015, 2:17 PM 6,987 Views 7 Comments

It had been expected the game would be called off.

# green-light - Friday 23 October, 2015

UFC looking at dates for Jon Jones' next fight after reinstating former champion on probation
# MMA
From The42
# MMA

UFC looking at dates for Jon Jones' next fight after reinstating former champion on probation

Oct 23rd 2015, 5:35 PM 3,461 Views 4 Comments

“I am thankful to be able to do what I love once again and I look forward to proving myself as a champion in and outside of the Octagon.”

# green-light - Friday 16 October, 2015

Jonathan Sexton fit enough for inclusion in Ireland's starting XV to face Argentina
# Green Light
From The42
# Green Light

Jonathan Sexton fit enough for inclusion in Ireland's starting XV to face Argentina

Oct 16th 2015, 1:01 PM 30,056 Views 66 Comments

Keith Earls will also strap up an injury and head into battle at the Millennium Stadium this Sunday.

# green-light - Friday 10 July, 2015

This ENORMOUS cruise liner will be soon be able to park-up at The Point
# Green Light
# Green Light

This ENORMOUS cruise liner will be soon be able to park-up at The Point

Jul 10th 2015, 3:37 PM 28,415 Views 26 Comments

An Bord Pleanála have given the go-ahead to Dublin Port’s €230 million redevelopment plan.

# green-light - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

Ireland will host the Women's Rugby World Cup in 2017
# Green Light For 2017
From The42
# Green Light For 2017

Ireland will host the Women's Rugby World Cup in 2017

May 13th 2015, 3:04 PM 11,887 Views 24 Comments

The IRFU revealed their bid for the international tournament to be successful in Dublin this afternoon.

# green-light - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

Gordon D'Arcy just might have played his last game for Leinster
# Green Light
From The42
# Green Light

Gordon D'Arcy just might have played his last game for Leinster

May 12th 2015, 5:17 PM 5,433 Views 1 Comment

The centre is hoping to travel to the World Cup with Ireland and will sit out this weekend’s trip to Edinburgh,

# green-light - Friday 20 March, 2015

Firefighters have been given the thumbs up to go on strike
# Emergency
# Emergency

Firefighters have been given the thumbs up to go on strike

Mar 20th 2015, 3:36 PM 9,784 Views 43 Comments

The government wants to make fire crews smaller.

# green-light - Thursday 5 March, 2015

Those reduced water charges the government promised have been approved
# Green Light
# Green Light

Those reduced water charges the government promised have been approved

Mar 5th 2015, 9:03 PM 16,700 Views 158 Comments

A €100 meter testing fee was also included in the approved changes.

# green-light - Saturday 28 February, 2015

Hurling now has one-on-one penalties and an advantage rule after today's Congress
# Green Light
From The42
# Green Light

Hurling now has one-on-one penalties and an advantage rule after today's Congress

Feb 28th 2015, 2:02 PM 7,913 Views 28 Comments

The motions were passed today at GAA Congress in Cavan.

# green-light - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

Weed is now legal in another US state
# Green Light
# Green Light

Weed is now legal in another US state

Feb 24th 2015, 9:40 AM 15,133 Views 74 Comments

Alaska joins Colorado and Washington State in the cannabis club.

# green-light - Saturday 7 February, 2015

Rome is getting a red light district
# Green Light
# Green Light

Rome is getting a red light district

Feb 7th 2015, 2:59 PM 20,897 Views 25 Comments

If the experiment proves successful, the council will open three separate red light zones.

# green-light - Wednesday 12 November, 2014

Three new Garda headquarters on the way for Galway, Wexford and Dublin
# Green Light
# Green Light

Three new Garda headquarters on the way for Galway, Wexford and Dublin

Nov 12th 2014, 5:17 PM 17,415 Views 22 Comments

The Minister for Justice said the €42 million investment shows she is serious about improving the policing system.

# green-light - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

This street-wide pedestrian crossing is simply genius
# Green Light
From The Daily Edge
# Green Light

This street-wide pedestrian crossing is simply genius

May 7th 2014, 4:56 PM 4,923 Views 1 Comment

So much room for activities.

# green-light - Friday 11 April, 2014

Thibaut time? Courtois CAN PLAY against Chelsea in Champions League semis, UEFA say
# Green Light
From The42
# Green Light

Thibaut time? Courtois CAN PLAY against Chelsea in Champions League semis, UEFA say

Apr 11th 2014, 12:33 PM 5,022 Views 8 Comments

“Any provision in a private contract between clubs… is null, void and unenforceable,” UEFA warned this morning.