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# planning - Sunday 22 July, 2018

Planning permission granted for refurbishment of warehouse that used to belong to U2
# Ware The Streets
# Ware The Streets

Planning permission granted for refurbishment of warehouse that used to belong to U2

Jul 22nd 2018, 9:45 AM 27,901 Views 37 Comments

It will contain a 311 square metre restaurant.

# planning - Saturday 14 July, 2018

Council presses ahead with plans for multi million euro Dublin City Library
# On Track
# On Track

Council presses ahead with plans for multi million euro Dublin City Library

Jul 14th 2018, 8:00 AM 15,069 Views 46 Comments

It is expected the council will apply for planning permission later this year with plans to open the new library in 2022.

# planning - Friday 29 June, 2018

Israel's embassy has stalled works planned for a Dublin office block over security concerns
# Building And Property
# Building And Property

Israel's embassy has stalled works planned for a Dublin office block over security concerns

Jun 29th 2018, 6:00 AM 16,404 Views 71 Comments

The embassy has been based out of the largely-empty Carrisbrook House in Ballsbridge since 1996.

# planning - Saturday 23 June, 2018

How one planning decision shows the door is open to taller buildings in Dublin
# Moving Up
# Moving Up

How one planning decision shows the door is open to taller buildings in Dublin

Jun 23rd 2018, 10:00 PM 25,055 Views 25 Comments

The new Ireland 2040 plan has been cited in the approval of a major hotel development.

# planning - Tuesday 12 June, 2018

Dublin City Council planning new pedestrian and cycle-only bridge across the River Liffey
# Docklands
# Docklands

Dublin City Council planning new pedestrian and cycle-only bridge across the River Liffey

Jun 12th 2018, 8:40 AM 17,551 Views 28 Comments

The council is proposing the Blood Stoney Bridge to cross the River Liffey in the Dublin Dockland Area.

# planning - Monday 11 June, 2018

Dublin school's plan for 'sports dome' gets green light
# Planning
# Planning

Dublin school's plan for 'sports dome' gets green light

Jun 11th 2018, 6:10 AM 32,617 Views 16 Comments

The school has won an appeal.

# planning - Tuesday 5 June, 2018

€75 million new Central Bank plan gets green light despite resident's objection
# Roof Garden
# Roof Garden

€75 million new Central Bank plan gets green light despite resident's objection

Jun 5th 2018, 5:25 PM 28,430 Views 31 Comments

The redevelopment will host over 1,000 office workers.

# planning - Thursday 31 May, 2018

Planning permission granted for controversial incinerator in Ringaskiddy
# Cork
# Cork

Planning permission granted for controversial incinerator in Ringaskiddy

May 31st 2018, 10:24 AM 16,474 Views 75 Comments

Waste company Indaver has been granted permission by An Bord Pleanála to build the waste-to-energy incinerator in Cork Harbour.

# planning - Saturday 21 April, 2018

This wooden "vertical village" will be built in Paris
# Wooden It Be Nice
# Wooden It Be Nice

This wooden "vertical village" will be built in Paris

Apr 21st 2018, 4:00 PM 19,212 Views 16 Comments

The mixed-use development will be built using a timber frame.

Here's what the plans look like for Dublin's newest hotel

Here's what the plans look like for Dublin's newest hotel

Apr 21st 2018, 10:00 AM 31,855 Views 29 Comments

A hotel operator has already agreed to run the site

# planning - Thursday 19 April, 2018

Fast-track planning approved for 450 homes near Kildare-Dublin border
# Wonderful Barn
# Wonderful Barn

Fast-track planning approved for 450 homes near Kildare-Dublin border

Apr 19th 2018, 4:27 PM 25,433 Views 48 Comments

The homes will launch in 2019.

# planning - Sunday 8 April, 2018

Neighbouring Georgian houses in planning dispute over building of new home on property
# Dublin 2
# Dublin 2

Neighbouring Georgian houses in planning dispute over building of new home on property

Apr 8th 2018, 8:30 AM 28,611 Views 14 Comments

A decision on the appeal from An Bord Pleanála is expected in the coming months, after planning permission was initially granted.

Where does the sale of the Sean McDermott St Magdalene Laundry stand?
# Dublin
# Dublin

Where does the sale of the Sean McDermott St Magdalene Laundry stand?

Apr 8th 2018, 7:45 AM 20,849 Views 40 Comments

A consultation process with 150 Magdalene survivors is to take place on the 5 and 6 June.

# planning - Wednesday 28 March, 2018

A long-shuttered Dublin city centre building is getting a facelift
# Vacant
# Vacant

A long-shuttered Dublin city centre building is getting a facelift

Mar 28th 2018, 6:00 AM 52,878 Views 32 Comments

The plan proposes building a 100-room hotel with a restaurant and three retail units.

# planning - Saturday 3 March, 2018

This 'future of living' concept has sideways elevators and landing strips for flying cars
# Pier 2
# Pier 2

This 'future of living' concept has sideways elevators and landing strips for flying cars

Mar 3rd 2018, 9:00 AM 20,612 Views 20 Comments

The building is also designed to be sustainable, using wind and tidal energy as well as a special type of glass.

# planning - Tuesday 27 February, 2018

Decision on €160 million Cork incinerator deferred for a tenth time
# Ringaskiddy
# Ringaskiddy

Decision on €160 million Cork incinerator deferred for a tenth time

Feb 27th 2018, 12:22 PM 8,771 Views 20 Comments

An Bord Pleanala says a decision will be made within three months.

# planning - Sunday 25 February, 2018

Dealz has been ordered to shutter one of its Dublin stores
# Job Losses
# Job Losses

Dealz has been ordered to shutter one of its Dublin stores

Feb 25th 2018, 4:00 PM 142,639 Views 74 Comments

An Bord Pleanála has said the British-owned retailer’s Fonthill store is breaking planning rules.

# planning - Saturday 24 February, 2018

'If this goes ahead, we'll go out of business': Planning appeal for protected structures in Dublin 7
# Blessington Street
# Blessington Street

'If this goes ahead, we'll go out of business': Planning appeal for protected structures in Dublin 7

Feb 24th 2018, 4:00 PM 23,346 Views 12 Comments

A company wants to convert the sites on Blessington Street into an aparthotel, but locals aren’t keen on the idea.

# planning - Monday 19 February, 2018

Dublin north inner city locals object to charity homeless support centre opening in their area
# Charity
# Charity

Dublin north inner city locals object to charity homeless support centre opening in their area

Feb 19th 2018, 12:05 AM 20,113 Views 32 Comments

Residents of North Wall lodged an official appeal after planning permission was granted for a new facility.

# planning - Friday 16 February, 2018

Project Ireland 2040: The key points you need to know
# Futureproofing
# Futureproofing

Project Ireland 2040: The key points you need to know

Feb 16th 2018, 3:05 PM 55,424 Views 120 Comments

The €116 billion plan sets out a 23-year vision for the country.

# planning - Sunday 14 January, 2018

Here's what London's skyline will look like in 2026
# London Eye
# London Eye

Here's what London's skyline will look like in 2026

Jan 14th 2018, 1:00 PM 29,434 Views 31 Comments

Six of the 13 upcoming developments will have free public viewing galleries.

Objections made against plan for 12-storey hotel tower in Cork city centre
# Planning
# Planning

Objections made against plan for 12-storey hotel tower in Cork city centre

Jan 14th 2018, 7:30 AM 24,551 Views 45 Comments

The four-star hotel would have 193 rooms.

# planning - Tuesday 9 January, 2018

'If we do nothing, the city will grind to a halt' - Plans for College Green expected within weeks
# The Plaza
# The Plaza

'If we do nothing, the city will grind to a halt' - Plans for College Green expected within weeks

Jan 9th 2018, 10:49 AM 18,601 Views 45 Comments

Cyclists, meanwhile, want to ensure that the plaza has a defined cycle track.

# planning - Friday 5 January, 2018

Planning activist puts brakes on Trump Doonbeg 38,000 tonne rock barrier plan
# Court
# Court

Planning activist puts brakes on Trump Doonbeg 38,000 tonne rock barrier plan

Jan 5th 2018, 7:29 PM 30,361 Views 116 Comments

Peter Sweetman is a son of a former Finance Minister Gerald Sweetman and has previously been at the forefront of campaigns opposing Shell Corrib pipeline plans.

# planning - Thursday 4 January, 2018

Poll: Have you booked a holiday for 2018?
# Lunch Crunch
# Lunch Crunch

Poll: Have you booked a holiday for 2018?

Jan 4th 2018, 12:45 PM 20,390 Views 49 Comments

Give it to us straight. Be honest.

# planning - Monday 18 December, 2017

No need for parking spaces and more apartments per floor allowed in complexes under new draft guidelines
# Housing
# Housing

No need for parking spaces and more apartments per floor allowed in complexes under new draft guidelines

Dec 18th 2017, 6:00 AM 21,591 Views 59 Comments

The Housing Department today published new draft guidelines around apartment developments.

# planning - Saturday 4 November, 2017

'Too intense' - Locals protest controversial Hell Fire Club plan
# Planning
# Planning

'Too intense' - Locals protest controversial Hell Fire Club plan

Nov 4th 2017, 7:00 AM 16,673 Views 26 Comments

Many of the submissions are from local residents and groups arguing that the plan should not go ahead.

# planning - Wednesday 1 November, 2017

Top planning expert says Drogheda should be a city
# Boyne Again
# Boyne Again

Top planning expert says Drogheda should be a city

Nov 1st 2017, 9:05 AM 19,736 Views 50 Comments

The report says that Drogheda’s population already exceeds that of Waterford city.

# planning - Monday 23 October, 2017

Appeal over fire safety regulations of new children's hospital was made 'with an eye towards costs'
# Planning
# Planning

Appeal over fire safety regulations of new children's hospital was made 'with an eye towards costs'

Oct 23rd 2017, 8:01 AM 14,256 Views 40 Comments

It was reported yesterday that the board had appealed three conditions imposed on the hospital.

# planning - Friday 13 October, 2017

Plans for apartment blocks objected to by Leo Varadkar and Joan Burton get the go-ahead
# Castleknock
# Castleknock

Plans for apartment blocks objected to by Leo Varadkar and Joan Burton get the go-ahead

Oct 13th 2017, 10:50 PM 28,121 Views 50 Comments

An Bord Pleanála has backed an earlier decision by Fingal County Council.

# planning - Thursday 5 October, 2017

Calls for homes on AirBnB to be registered with local councils
# Housing
# Housing

Calls for homes on AirBnB to be registered with local councils

Oct 5th 2017, 6:11 PM 9,542 Views 30 Comments

The Housing Committee recommended that short term lettings of more than 90 days annually should require change-of-use planning permission.

# planning - Monday 25 September, 2017

Clondalkin social housing estate gets green light from council
# South Dublin
# South Dublin

Clondalkin social housing estate gets green light from council

Sep 25th 2017, 10:56 PM 20,400 Views 80 Comments

Sinn Féin raised concerns about the lack of integration between social and private housing, however.

# planning - Friday 22 September, 2017

The plan for Dublin's newest suburb has been launched
# Clonburris
# Clonburris

The plan for Dublin's newest suburb has been launched

Sep 22nd 2017, 5:09 PM 81,952 Views 63 Comments

The launch of the planning scheme kicks off six weeks of public consultation.

# planning - Sunday 10 September, 2017

After a two-year wait, a probe into 'dodgy' Donegal planning is finally finished
# Planning Permission
# Planning Permission

After a two-year wait, a probe into 'dodgy' Donegal planning is finally finished

Sep 10th 2017, 6:30 AM 15,960 Views 19 Comments

But it’s not known when the report’s findings will be made public.

# planning - Tuesday 29 August, 2017

'The reality is it produces dangerous toxins': Concerns about plan to burn tyres at Limerick plant
# Irish Cement
# Irish Cement

'The reality is it produces dangerous toxins': Concerns about plan to burn tyres at Limerick plant

Aug 29th 2017, 6:10 AM 12,240 Views 17 Comments

Irish Cement wants to burn tyres and other industrial waste at its factory in Mungret.

# planning - Sunday 27 August, 2017

'Slow, tortuous, difficult and costly': The tale of Galway Port's long-delayed expansion plans
# Planning
# Planning

'Slow, tortuous, difficult and costly': The tale of Galway Port's long-delayed expansion plans

Aug 27th 2017, 11:30 AM 13,019 Views 10 Comments

The west of Ireland port first applied for development approval in 2014.

# planning - Monday 21 August, 2017

'He was very solitary': The imam suspected of creating Spain terror cell
# Mastermind
# Mastermind

'He was very solitary': The imam suspected of creating Spain terror cell

Aug 21st 2017, 12:21 PM 19,082 Views 78 Comments

Police believe Abdelbaki Es Satty may have been among those blown up in an accidential explosion last Wednesday.

# planning - Sunday 13 August, 2017

A group of architects wants to save this 'piece of heritage' from demolition in Dublin
# Wrecking Ball
# Wrecking Ball

A group of architects wants to save this 'piece of heritage' from demolition in Dublin

Aug 13th 2017, 11:30 AM 33,466 Views 46 Comments

The building on Baggot Street dates back to the 1960s.

# planning - Thursday 3 August, 2017

The new Luas has created a 'mini-Stonehenge' of electrical boxes and people are taking the piss
# Luashenge
From The Daily Edge
# Luashenge

The new Luas has created a 'mini-Stonehenge' of electrical boxes and people are taking the piss

Aug 3rd 2017, 10:58 AM 11,220 Views 6 Comments

One of Ireland’s newest tourist monuments.

# planning - Monday 24 July, 2017

Johnny Ronan's plan for a €50 million sports hotel in Wicklow has been rejected
# No Go Jo Ro
# No Go Jo Ro

Johnny Ronan's plan for a €50 million sports hotel in Wicklow has been rejected

Jul 24th 2017, 6:48 PM 39,011 Views 72 Comments

A planner’s report by the council in January had recommended refusal.