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# mannix-flynn - Friday 29 November, 2019

Plans for 150-bed homeless hostel on Dublin's Aungier Street shelved following local opposition

Peter McVerry Trust planned to open the hostel in Dublin 2 in January.

# mannix-flynn - Wednesday 27 November, 2019

'I'm sick of being railroaded': Angry scenes as locals meet to oppose State's largest homeless hostel

Avalon House in Dublin 2 is set to become a 150-bed homeless hostel in January.

# mannix-flynn - Thursday 1 August, 2019

Questions asked over Heritage Week tours of Church of Scientology's Dublin office

Critics have questioned the decision to include the Scientology office on the Heritage Week programme

# mannix-flynn - Saturday 27 July, 2019

'There's loads of space for people': Can Dublin break down the barriers to pedestrianisation?

Dublin City Council is trialling three traffic-free days at College Green this summer.

# mannix-flynn - Thursday 25 April, 2019

'Banning them is a red herring': Why election candidates are standing over their use of posters

There have been increasing calls from the public to stop the use of posters during elections.

# mannix-flynn - Wednesday 30 January, 2019

'We want to see it at its best': Dublin City Council plans closure of College Green for summer events

Plans for the pedestrianised plaza were rejected by An Bord Pleanála last year.

# mannix-flynn - Wednesday 10 October, 2018

Dublin City Council blames 'rodent infestation' on warm weather rat breeding

The council says it’s a Europe wide problem this year.

# mannix-flynn - Thursday 13 September, 2018

'An insult to the office of President': Dublin councillors not at all happy with standard of today's presentations

The council voted not to back any of the hopefuls who addressed them today.

# mannix-flynn - Thursday 23 August, 2018

New artwork installed at site of 'Somebody's Child' exhibition in Temple Bar for Pope's visit

Images were posted on social media last night after the netting had been torn down.

# mannix-flynn - Monday 20 November, 2017

Over to you: What do you think of the state of Dublin?

You tell us what you want to ask seven Dublin city councillors this week – and we’ll grill them for you.

# mannix-flynn - Thursday 29 June, 2017

The claims and counterclaims at the heart of the bitter Dublin Town row

A group of businesses want to do away with the city improvement scheme.

# mannix-flynn - Saturday 25 February, 2017

Mannix Flynn: 'Apollo House completely failed'

The Dublin City councillor said that the criticism of the council was unfair and the occupation “didn’t achieve anything”.

# mannix-flynn - Monday 20 February, 2017

FactCheck: Do supervised injection centres reduce drug-related deaths?

In the final instalment of our three-part series on drug policy, FactCheck examines a claim made by Dublin City Councillor Mannix Flynn on Tonight With Vincent Browne.

# mannix-flynn - Sunday 19 February, 2017

FactCheck: Do supervised injection centres reduce drug-related crime?

In Part Two of a three-part series, FactCheck looks into a claim by Dublin City Councillor Mannix Flynn, during a debate on Tonight With Vincent Browne.

# mannix-flynn - Tuesday 7 February, 2017

'Disgraceful and undemocratic': Dublin councillors are still divided on the Obama vote

Independent Councillor Mannix Flynn said that the issue was “not over yet”.

# mannix-flynn - Monday 3 October, 2016

"A publicity stunt full stop" - there isn't much love for Mannix Flynn's windowsill protest among his fellow councillors

Cllr Flynn carried out a protest from the first floor of City Hall in Dublin earlier this evening.

# mannix-flynn - Monday 29 June, 2015

Last-ditch attempt to stop Sinn Féin 'hijacking' 1916 centenary is 'laughable' IRA

Last-ditch attempt to stop Sinn Féin 'hijacking' 1916 centenary is 'laughable'

All is not well on Dublin City Council.

# mannix-flynn - Monday 15 June, 2015

Not everyone's pleased about Dublin's mayor being a Sinn Féin-er in 2016

The party will hold the position of Lord Mayor of Dublin during the 1916 commemorations.

# mannix-flynn - Thursday 5 February, 2015

Councillor's office vandalised with 'horrendous graffiti of a sexual nature'

Mannix Flynn’s office was targetted early on Wednesday morning.

# mannix-flynn - Tuesday 18 June, 2013

Grafton Street refurb cost €400,000 before work began

Dublin City Council said the spending covered administrative and design costs associated with the project.

# mannix-flynn - Wednesday 22 May, 2013

Cost of Grafton Street's €4 million regeneration questioned

The cost of repaving Dublin’s most famous street has been questioned after funding for the project allegedly increased before its launch.

# mannix-flynn - Saturday 31 December, 2011

From The Daily Edge 13 fabulously cringetastic moments of the year Scarlet This post contains videos

13 fabulously cringetastic moments of the year

Politicians in particular excelled at making a show of themselves – even when they are not intending to.

# mannix-flynn - Tuesday 25 October, 2011

No keys to floodgates as water rose in Dublin suburb Exclusive

The fire brigade were forced to use ropes to tie floodgates closed as the council was not immediately able to shut them.

# mannix-flynn - Tuesday 18 October, 2011

Almost €10 million spent by general election 2011 candidates

Fine Gael came out on top of the election expenses list, reporting that its candidates spent over €3.1m on their campaigns.

# mannix-flynn - Sunday 13 February, 2011

Daily Fix: Sunday

The latest highlights from the campaign trail.

# mannix-flynn - Friday 11 February, 2011

Daily Fix: Friday

Michaéal Martin says no to Golden Handshakes; Leo Vardakar ruffles some feathers; and John Gormley just wants the simple things in life – like rewriting the Constitution.

Which campaign song? Face Off This post contains a poll

Which campaign song?

Those Election 2011 candidates will do anything to get inside our heads – but whose campaign song has made the best job of getting into our ear?

# mannix-flynn - Thursday 10 February, 2011

Daily Fix: Thursday

The highs and lows of today’s campaign trail…

From The Daily Edge Campaign Song #3: Mannix Flynn gets grimey GE11

Campaign Song #3: Mannix Flynn gets grimey

Independent candidate in Dublin South East tells us that we’re “being bought and sold”. A couple of times.