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# sdcc - Friday 11 October, 2019

Dublin council to vote on lobbying minister to ask Northern Irish secretary to organise a border poll

Some councillors described it as a smart move while others questioned its relevance at a Dublin council meeting.

# sdcc - Tuesday 14 May, 2019

An Bord Pleanála gives green light for Ireland's newest town in west Dublin

The long-mooted plan has been the subject of fierce debate over the provision of social housing in the area.

# sdcc - Monday 11 February, 2019

Controversial Hell Fire Club redevelopment put on hold due to potential effect on local bird of prey

ABP has given the council until February of next year to address this and other concerns.

# sdcc - Monday 23 July, 2018

From The Daily Edge Guardians of the Galaxy stars Chris Pratt and Zoe Saldana break their silence on director James Gunn's firing James Gunn

# sdcc - Sunday 25 February, 2018

Dealz has been ordered to shutter one of its Dublin stores

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

# sdcc - Sunday 12 November, 2017

Residents trying to reclaim Dublin park after intimidation, drug dealing and burnt out cars

One local woman says problems in the area have “got progressively worse over the years”.

# sdcc - Friday 30 June, 2017

Former TD who said 'F**k you, Deputy Stagg' in the Dáil is elected mayor of South Dublin

Councillor Paul Gogarty replaces outgoing mayor Guss O’Connell.

# sdcc - Monday 25 July, 2016

As local authorities look to ban election posters, meet the councillor who's never hung one up in his life

Independent Joe Conway of Waterford City and County Council has called for posters to be banned in all local authorities, to make it less expensive for new entrants to politics.

# sdcc - Wednesday 27 April, 2016

New beds for homeless mothers and children should be open 'in a matter of weeks'

The centre closed in December due to lack of funding.

# sdcc - Friday 4 September, 2015

Dublin Mountains might be getting a restaurant

… and a few other upgrades to attract tourists.

# sdcc - Saturday 11 July, 2015

From The Daily Edge Bryan Cranston spectacularly owned a guy at Comic Con last night Yer Ma

Bryan Cranston spectacularly owned a guy at Comic Con last night

“That was a little mean”.

# sdcc - Thursday 11 December, 2014

South Dublin County Council votes to recognise Travellers as an ethnic minority

Francis Timmons proposed the motion, describing it as “one of Ireland’s biggest human rights issues”.

# sdcc - Thursday 4 December, 2014

Dublin Sinn Féin councillor receives death threat warning him not to attend water protest meeting

Jonathan Graham says he will still attend the meeting, despite the threat.

# sdcc - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

Strike action at South Dublin County Council deferred after LRC intervention

Further industrial action, which resulted in the closure of council offices, was planned for tomorrow.

# sdcc - Saturday 14 December, 2013

Council rejects ‘premature’ motion to accept Bitcoin payments

Fianna Fáil’s Trevor Gilligan said he can see people paying their property tax and water charges in digital currencies in the future.

# sdcc - Wednesday 10 October, 2012

From The Daily Edge VIDEO: Bin* attacks old lady in South Dublin Bin Caught Out This post contains videos

VIDEO: Bin* attacks old lady in South Dublin

*Well, a man dressed as a bin. She shouldn’t have littered then, should she?