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Dublin: 3 °C Wednesday 13 November, 2019


# planning - Wednesday 30 September, 2015

Residents told to pay €4 million or face being evicted over poor fire-proofing

Requests were made for the Taoiseach to get involved.

# planning - Tuesday 15 September, 2015

This could be Dublin's tallest office building

If a planning application is approved.

# planning - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

A novel new use for Guinness waste heat (no rude jokes...)

A system whereby hot water or steam could be pumped from the brewery to the new hospital is being investigated.

# planning - Wednesday 29 July, 2015

One of the worst traffic black spots in Dublin could be getting overhauled

But another part of Dublin could be getting smaller for cars.

# planning - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

Surveyors welcome plans to make Dublin apartments even smaller

Council planning proposals would see the minimum size reduced by almost 20%.

# planning - Monday 27 July, 2015

This is what is being done to allow Ireland to build more houses

A review into An Bord Pleanála’s is taking place and should be finished by the end of the year.

# planning - Saturday 27 June, 2015

State bureaucracy is helping drive up rents, and it needs to stop

It takes a project an average of 79 weeks from the date of planning application till the first builders start clearing the first square foot of the site for construction.

# planning - Saturday 6 June, 2015

From The42 5 things that will jeopardise your performance in an endurance event Be Prepared

5 things that will jeopardise your performance in an endurance event

Here are the big, big mistakes you’re making.

# planning - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

Poll: Do you do a weekly grocery shop? Sponsored This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you do a weekly grocery shop?

Are you a list-maker or a risk-taker? (In grocery terms that is…)

# planning - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

Warning letter sent calling for removal of giant same-sex marriage mural

It’s on the side of a building on South Great George’s St.

# planning - Monday 13 April, 2015

A €4.7 million plan to turn these flats into accommodation for homeless people will not go ahead

Councillors told Dublin City CEO Owen Keegan not to press on with the plan this evening.

# planning - Thursday 26 March, 2015

From The42 Next season's Champions Cup starts a fortnight after the World Cup final Planning

Next season's Champions Cup starts a fortnight after the World Cup final

EPCR has also announced its plans for the play-off system over the next three seasons.

# planning - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

From The Daily Edge Canada plans to freeze 11km of roadway so people can skate to work Easy Commute

Canada plans to freeze 11km of roadway so people can skate to work

This is a new way to beat the rat race every morning.

# planning - Wednesday 4 February, 2015

From The42 Ireland will play their first Friday night Six Nations fixture against Wales in 2017 Cardiff Nights

Ireland will play their first Friday night Six Nations fixture against Wales in 2017

Tournament organisers have revealed details of the fixtures for 2016 and 2017.

# planning - Friday 19 December, 2014

George Redmond corruption findings withdrawn by Mahon Tribunal

The corruption findings were made in an interim report by the Tribunal in 2004.

# planning - Sunday 30 November, 2014

Opinion: How to plan for a stress-free Christmas

A little forethought can take a lot of the stress out of the season for one and all.

# planning - Monday 27 October, 2014

Why hasn't Dublin become a high-rise city?

With a huge deficit of rental properties, is it time to look up?

# planning - Friday 3 October, 2014

# planning - Monday 15 September, 2014

Column: As a country that thrives on its reputation for craic, we must ensure our cities are a place of enjoyment

‘A good city is like a good party – people stay much longer than really necessary because they are enjoying themselves.’

# planning - Wednesday 16 July, 2014

A 400-acre 'suburb' in Cherrywood is now on the market for €220 million

The land is “bigger than Hyde Park” and could hold nearly 4,000 homes.

# planning - Thursday 26 June, 2014

It turns out the Mahon Tribunal is going to cost less than was previously thought*

*Though it’s still a whopping €159 million.

# planning - Sunday 22 June, 2014

Microsoft to build new Dublin headquarters and take on 200 extra staff

The company will spend hundreds of millions of euro, employing over 200 construction workers.

# planning - Friday 20 June, 2014

The number of houses granted planning permission will probably surprise you

The latest CSO figures show a drop of 30.5% in the first three months of the year.

# planning - Saturday 14 June, 2014

Blind man walks 132 km in four days to raise funds for the Irish Wheelchair Association

Rahim Nazrali will have two guides to assist him during the trek.

# planning - Wednesday 28 May, 2014

From The42 Saint-André names 30-man France squad for 2014/15 season Planning

Saint-André names 30-man France squad for 2014/15 season

The group, which includes François Trinh-Duc, will benefit from a less demanding club calendar.

# planning - Monday 12 May, 2014

Council told to "get its house in order" and use derelict Dublin sites

Former Green Party TD Ciarán Cuffe is calling on the Dublin City Council to either make something of the sites they own or sell them

# planning - Thursday 8 May, 2014

Kilkenny 'heritage houses' are not Medieval, but the council are still going to keep them

Two archaeological reports were carried out on the houses which are near a road development.

# planning - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

Wind farms to face stricter regulation under proposed legislation

The government says it will not oppose a Sinn Féin bill on the height of turbines.

# planning - Friday 4 April, 2014

Ireland needs a lot of houses says report

79,660 houses, to be exact.

# planning - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

From The42 Racing Métro will meet Joe Schmidt in September to discuss Sexton workload Planning

Racing Métro will meet Joe Schmidt in September to discuss Sexton workload

Laurent Labit says the rumours of his out-half’s return to Ireland made him laugh.

# planning - Wednesday 12 March, 2014

An Taisce criticises planning body's decision on drive-through fast food outlets

An Taisce slammed An Bórd Pleanala’s decision to approve drive-through fast food restaurants in the historic Boyne Valley area.

# planning - Friday 7 March, 2014

All change: Cruise ships on the way to Dublin Port

A new €200 million plan to redevelop part of Dublin Port will see changes in the types of ships in the city.

# planning - Wednesday 15 January, 2014

Column: The people should have a say in planning Ireland's energy grid

Rebuilding the grid will take more than a decade and we are still at the start. Now is the time to change the process from an adversarial one to a truly participative project developed in the public interest, writes Ossian Smyth.

# planning - Thursday 9 January, 2014

Tourism factors were not considered in grid route selection say Fáilte Ireland

A submission to Grid Link claims that these factors were “insufficiently developed in the analysis”.

# planning - Tuesday 7 January, 2014

Planning process criticised as Government publishes details of public consultation

Ireland has submitted its first report on the implementation of the Aarhus Convention which ensures public participation in environmental planning.

Column: Ireland's rural community is being ignored over wind energy concerns

Ireland’s rural citizens are victims of abusive domestic planning and an externally-driven energy policy from Europe, writes Declan Doyle.

# planning - Saturday 14 December, 2013

Column: How planning can make sure Christmas is fun

Ciara Conlon gives some tips how to organise yourself for Christmas – and not get stressed out by the season.

# planning - Saturday 30 November, 2013

Dublin council supports proposal to turn derelict site into park

The site between Cork Street and Chamber Street in Dublin 8 could now become recreation space for Dublin 8 residents, pending a planning report.

# planning - Monday 18 November, 2013

Forty ghost estates targeted for demolition

None of the estates being considered by the government for demolition are currently occupied.

# planning - Saturday 9 November, 2013

Radical overhaul of Dublin City to be presented to council next week

The plan calls for much less traffic and better walking and cycling links from the Phoenix Park to Poolbeg.