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# parking - Tuesday 18 August, 2020

Dublin City Council introduces low-rate parking for healthcare staff as free street parking ended
# Paid Parking
# Paid Parking

Dublin City Council introduces low-rate parking for healthcare staff as free street parking ended

Aug 18th 2020, 6:37 PM 21,570 Views 37 Comments

500 parking spaces have been allocated for healthcare workers in city centre car parks.

# parking - Tuesday 11 August, 2020

Dublin City Council ending free parking for healthcare workers near hospitals
# No Charge
# No Charge

Dublin City Council ending free parking for healthcare workers near hospitals

Aug 11th 2020, 12:40 PM 28,723 Views 79 Comments

Healthcare workers were not being charged to park in the vicinity of hospitals during the pandemic.

# parking - Wednesday 25 March, 2020

Healthcare workers still paying for hospital parking despite HSE order to waive all fees
# Healthcare Workers
# Healthcare Workers

Healthcare workers still paying for hospital parking despite HSE order to waive all fees

Mar 25th 2020, 6:00 AM 31,404 Views 55 Comments

Last Thursday, the HSE confirmed that parking charges for staff in hospitals and healthcare facilities are to be immediately suspended.

# parking - Thursday 19 March, 2020

HSE instructs hospital and healthcare facilities to immediately suspend parking charges for staff
# Parking Charges
# Parking Charges

HSE instructs hospital and healthcare facilities to immediately suspend parking charges for staff

Mar 19th 2020, 2:21 PM 28,902 Views 41 Comments

There have been a number of reports in recent days of healthcare workers at hospitals having their cars clamped while they were working overtime.

# parking - Tuesday 9 July, 2019

Parking costs in Dublin city are increasing to €3.20 per hour from next Monday
# Dublin City Council
# Dublin City Council

Parking costs in Dublin city are increasing to €3.20 per hour from next Monday

Jul 9th 2019, 9:30 PM 27,557 Views 70 Comments

The changes will also include an expansion of “high-demand” yellow and red zones across the city.

# parking - Friday 31 May, 2019

OPW defends car-park proposals for Phoenix Park
# Dublin's Green Lung
# Dublin's Green Lung

OPW defends car-park proposals for Phoenix Park

May 31st 2019, 9:19 PM 38,714 Views 61 Comments

planned, designated parking areas could improve congestion when huge events like Bloom are held in the park, the summary said.

# parking - Wednesday 30 January, 2019

'Residents are really pissed off': Dublin City Council plans expansion of city parking zones into suburbs
# On Yer Bike
# On Yer Bike

'Residents are really pissed off': Dublin City Council plans expansion of city parking zones into suburbs

Jan 30th 2019, 10:45 PM 29,947 Views 64 Comments

The proposals come amid plans to raise parking charges across the city for the first time in over a decade.

# parking - Saturday 3 November, 2018

Fewer visitors toured Ireland by bus last year - and not everyone's blaming it on Brexit
# Off The Coach
# Off The Coach

Fewer visitors toured Ireland by bus last year - and not everyone's blaming it on Brexit

Nov 3rd 2018, 6:30 PM 13,171 Views 22 Comments

Industry figures say poor parking facilities are also hindering the sector.

# parking - Tuesday 9 October, 2018

Cork local investigated over hacking of council's parking app
# Hacking
# Hacking

Cork local investigated over hacking of council's parking app

Oct 9th 2018, 6:30 AM 21,001 Views 11 Comments

It was originally thought that international data thieves were responsible – but gardaí made a breakthrough in recent days.

# parking - Monday 1 October, 2018

Two 'clamp fairies' arrested for removing clamps from cars in Dublin
# Penalty Points
# Penalty Points

Two 'clamp fairies' arrested for removing clamps from cars in Dublin

Oct 1st 2018, 11:29 AM 80,434 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí issued fixed charge penalty notices to the owners of vehicles parked on the same footpath.

# parking - Saturday 4 August, 2018

Motorist fined after parking in disabled bay using out-of-date permit belonging to relative
# Operation Enable
# Operation Enable

Motorist fined after parking in disabled bay using out-of-date permit belonging to relative

Aug 4th 2018, 10:20 AM 29,208 Views 0 Comments

The permit was seized by gardaí and the driver was issued with a €150 fine.

# parking - Monday 25 June, 2018

'I can't say Dublin's safe for cyclists': Ministers want crackdown on drivers parking in cycle lanes
# Enforcement
# Enforcement

'I can't say Dublin's safe for cyclists': Ministers want crackdown on drivers parking in cycle lanes

Jun 25th 2018, 5:12 PM 13,270 Views 115 Comments

Justice Minister Charlie Flanagan said current regulation around cycle lanes was “light touch”.

# parking - Friday 16 March, 2018

HSE ordered to carry out review of car parking charges at hospitals
# Fees
# Fees

HSE ordered to carry out review of car parking charges at hospitals

Mar 16th 2018, 6:01 AM 16,405 Views 33 Comments

The Irish Cancer Society had been calling on hospitals to waive fees for people undergoing long term treatment.

# parking - Sunday 14 January, 2018

Over 228 people appeal car clamping decisions in the first two months of new law
# Parking Complaints
# Parking Complaints

Over 228 people appeal car clamping decisions in the first two months of new law

Jan 14th 2018, 7:45 AM 27,124 Views 28 Comments

Last year legislation came into effect to regulate clamping in Ireland, allowing for an appeals process from people who have felt hard-done by from clamping companies.

# parking - Friday 5 January, 2018

Number of people summoned before courts after parking in disabled space without permit
# Operation Enable
# Operation Enable

Number of people summoned before courts after parking in disabled space without permit

Jan 5th 2018, 10:39 PM 28,388 Views 77 Comments

Gardaí are asking people to park legally and responsibly.

# parking - Sunday 10 December, 2017

Driver facing €3,000 fine for using mother-in-law's disabled parking permit to go late-night shopping
# Christmas Rush
# Christmas Rush

Driver facing €3,000 fine for using mother-in-law's disabled parking permit to go late-night shopping

Dec 10th 2017, 2:50 PM 48,779 Views 112 Comments

The person could also be jailed for six months.

# parking - Wednesday 11 October, 2017

Dublin clampers spat at, pushed and struck with steel bars by angry motorists
# Clamped
# Clamped

Dublin clampers spat at, pushed and struck with steel bars by angry motorists

Oct 11th 2017, 12:05 AM 23,859 Views 95 Comments

There were 14 reports of aggressive behaviour towards clamping staff in the first eight months of this year.

# parking - Wednesday 4 October, 2017

New 'age friendly' parking spots are popping up around Cork
# Age Friendly
# Age Friendly

New 'age friendly' parking spots are popping up around Cork

Oct 4th 2017, 4:52 PM 26,740 Views 49 Comments

The initiative wants motorists to leave the spaces free for older people.

# parking - Saturday 16 September, 2017

From parking spaces to pop-up parks: 35 new parks appeared in Dublin yesterday

From parking spaces to pop-up parks: 35 new parks appeared in Dublin yesterday

Sep 16th 2017, 8:15 AM 20,112 Views 16 Comments

Over 35 temporary parklets were installed across Dublin yesterday.

# parking - Friday 15 September, 2017

'Follow him home and burn him out': Records reveal abuse and assaults suffered by traffic wardens
# No Parking
# No Parking

'Follow him home and burn him out': Records reveal abuse and assaults suffered by traffic wardens

Sep 15th 2017, 7:45 AM 28,684 Views 79 Comments

Over a seven-month period there were 20 incidents in Navan, including a number of threats and physical assaults.

# parking - Thursday 7 September, 2017

'An appalling case': Bus driver attacked taxi driver in fight over parking
# Ennis
# Ennis

'An appalling case': Bus driver attacked taxi driver in fight over parking

Sep 7th 2017, 6:10 AM 37,552 Views 0 Comments

He allegedly punched the taximan 10 to 15 times in the face and stomach.

# parking - Thursday 31 August, 2017

'The last thing a cancer patient needs is to be charged this much for parking'
# Counting The Cost
# Counting The Cost

'The last thing a cancer patient needs is to be charged this much for parking'

Aug 31st 2017, 6:10 AM 21,105 Views 47 Comments

A petition is being delivered to a group which operates hospitals in Dublin, Cavan and Louth today.

# parking - Monday 28 August, 2017

Driver to be prosecuted for parking across two disabled bays in Cork
# Operation Enable
# Operation Enable

Driver to be prosecuted for parking across two disabled bays in Cork

Aug 28th 2017, 12:24 PM 59,163 Views 101 Comments

Gardaí are clamping down on those that illegally park in disabled spaces as part of Operation Enable.

# parking - Sunday 6 August, 2017

'Goodwill' refunds issued after complaints over 'unfair' clamping
# Revealed
# Revealed

'Goodwill' refunds issued after complaints over 'unfair' clamping

Aug 6th 2017, 12:05 AM 39,184 Views 80 Comments

These are just some of the recurring complaints that Dublin City Council receive about clamping.

# parking - Thursday 29 June, 2017

'Parking protected' cycle lanes move one step closer to reality in Dublin city
# Georgian Parkway
# Georgian Parkway

'Parking protected' cycle lanes move one step closer to reality in Dublin city

Jun 29th 2017, 6:01 AM 44,936 Views 100 Comments

The proposed design would see parked cars create a buffer between cyclists and traffic.

# parking - Saturday 24 June, 2017

Central Bank to pay €30k for extra parking spaces beside new 'fit-for-purpose' HQ
# Central Park
# Central Park

Central Bank to pay €30k for extra parking spaces beside new 'fit-for-purpose' HQ

Jun 24th 2017, 6:30 PM 16,286 Views 32 Comments

The spaces will be phased out over the next two years as the bank tries to encourage staff to use more sustainable forms of transport.

# parking - Monday 10 April, 2017

Dublin ambulance delayed to 999 call because of bad parking
# Dublin Fire Brigade
# Dublin Fire Brigade

Dublin ambulance delayed to 999 call because of bad parking

Apr 10th 2017, 8:24 PM 45,349 Views 41 Comments

Dublin Fire Brigade is asking for more thoughtful parking: “Leave space for emergency vehicles… thanks.”

# parking - Wednesday 5 April, 2017

Poll: Should graveyards charge for parking?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should graveyards charge for parking?

Apr 5th 2017, 8:53 PM 19,579 Views 57 Comments

It’s reported that a new €2 charge will be introduced at Dardistown Cemetery

Poll: Is it okay to park up on the footpath?
# Lunch Crunch
# Lunch Crunch

Poll: Is it okay to park up on the footpath?

Apr 5th 2017, 12:45 PM 35,280 Views 70 Comments

Your daily bite-sized ballot break.

# parking - Monday 20 February, 2017

Gardaí launch 'Operation Enable' to catch drivers using fake disabled parking permits
# Clampdown
# Clampdown

Gardaí launch 'Operation Enable' to catch drivers using fake disabled parking permits

Feb 20th 2017, 6:20 AM 24,512 Views 88 Comments

Drivers can face fines of up to €2,000 for parking in these bays.

# parking - Tuesday 31 January, 2017

A new app wants to help you find car parking space in Dublin
# Lock Hard
# Lock Hard

A new app wants to help you find car parking space in Dublin

Jan 31st 2017, 6:43 PM 15,841 Views 19 Comments

The app also maps your route to the parking space.

# parking - Friday 28 October, 2016

A Galway judge is handing out driving bans to motorists who don't turn up to court for parking offences
# Harsh
# Harsh

A Galway judge is handing out driving bans to motorists who don't turn up to court for parking offences

Oct 28th 2016, 1:00 AM 31,871 Views 85 Comments

Just under 70 total bans were handed out by Judge Marie Keane.

# parking - Monday 10 October, 2016

These bus drivers are going viral for their excellent revenge on a moronic parking job
# Park Job
From The Daily Edge
# Park Job

These bus drivers are going viral for their excellent revenge on a moronic parking job

Oct 10th 2016, 3:42 PM 10,142 Views 5 Comments

Dear God.

# parking - Wednesday 31 August, 2016

There’s a Facebook page dedicated to the awful parking in this seaside Sligo town
# Strandhill
From The Daily Edge
# Strandhill

There’s a Facebook page dedicated to the awful parking in this seaside Sligo town

Aug 31st 2016, 9:30 AM 7,941 Views 3 Comments

Ah here.

# parking - Wednesday 24 August, 2016

An angry Dubliner left this exceptionally harsh note on a badly parked car
# Don't Reproduce
From The Daily Edge
# Don't Reproduce

An angry Dubliner left this exceptionally harsh note on a badly parked car

Aug 24th 2016, 1:49 PM 11,166 Views 10 Comments

Ouch.

# parking - Thursday 16 June, 2016

Soon your iPhone will be able to tell you where you've parked your car
# Call Off The Search
# Call Off The Search

Soon your iPhone will be able to tell you where you've parked your car

Jun 16th 2016, 3:37 PM 14,837 Views 44 Comments

Finding your vehicle in a packed car park is going to be that little bit easier.

# parking - Wednesday 30 March, 2016

Clampers forced to stand-down due to hour change glitch
# Parkbytext
# Parkbytext

Clampers forced to stand-down due to hour change glitch

Mar 30th 2016, 3:04 PM 26,379 Views 28 Comments

A software issue means customers had difficulty paying by text and the company suspended enforcement at hundreds of sites.

# parking - Monday 22 February, 2016

Non-drivers will never understand the joy of nailing the perfect parallel park
# Parallel Parking
From The Daily Edge
# Parallel Parking

Non-drivers will never understand the joy of nailing the perfect parallel park

Feb 22nd 2016, 11:33 AM 6,475 Views 3 Comments

* HEAVENS OPEN*.

# parking - Wednesday 6 January, 2016

This guy has been documenting all the passive aggressive parking notes he comes across
# Gas Tickets
From The Daily Edge
# Gas Tickets

This guy has been documenting all the passive aggressive parking notes he comes across

Jan 6th 2016, 7:49 AM 6,856 Views 3 Comments

With gas results.

# parking - Thursday 17 December, 2015

A man tried to avoid a parking ticket by leaving this cheeky note
# Have Some Crisps
From The Daily Edge
# Have Some Crisps

A man tried to avoid a parking ticket by leaving this cheeky note

Dec 17th 2015, 5:37 PM 6,866 Views 0 Comments

C’mon! It’s CHRISTMAS!

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