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# Raheny
Appeal lodged over Council's refusal of planning permission for apartments near St Anne's Park
The refusal followed Dublin City Council receiving more than 230 objections against the proposal.
# Raheny
Councillors block future housing plans for contentious site near St Anne's Park in Dublin
Councillors voted to zone the 16.5 acre site on lands to the east of St Paul’s College at Sybil Hill as Z9 open space.
# Dublin City Council
Concerns over Brent geese halt contentious 580 apartment scheme near St Anne's Park
Planning permission was refused on the sole grounds concerning the Brent Goose, which usually migrates here for the winter months.
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# Howth
'A very busy night': Dublin Fire Brigade battle gorse fire on Howth Head
The fire service also attended other fires in Kilbarrack and St Anne’s Park on the northside of the city.
# North Dublin
Planning permission granted for contentious plans for 650 homes beside St Anne's Park in Raheny
This is the second time this year An Bord Pleanála has given a green light to the plans.
# tree of life
'A wanton act of vandalism': Gardaí investigate fire at popular tree sculpture in Dublin
Dublin City Council has said that an accelerant was used in the fire, with the damage clearly visible today.
# Dublin
Freckles - the 'luckiest sheep in north Dublin' - uses a custom wheelchair to get around the farm
The sheep lives on a volunteer-run farm in St Anne’s Park, Dublin.
# Raheny
Dublin City Council opposes plans for over 650 apartments beside St Anne's Park
The proposed development has long been opposed by local residents and politicians.
# Raheny
Hundreds gather to oppose plan for over 650 apartments beside St Anne's Park in Dublin
A planning permission application to build the apartment complex on the site has been submitted.
Plans for more than 650 apartments to be built beside St Anne's Park in Dublin
The developer’s inital plan for the area was rejected last year after opposition from local residents.
Pigs, chickens ... a pony called Moses. Take a tour of Dublin city's first public urban farm
Based in St. Anne’s Park in Raheny, the farm is free to the public.
# Housing
'We're over the moon': Plans to build more than 500 homes near Dublin park rejected
Permission for the project had been granted by An Bord Pleanála in early April.
# Clontarf
An Bord Pleanala says it made a mistake granting permission for 536 homes beside Dublin park
The planning authority is now prepared to concede to an order quashing the planning permission.
Number of High Court challenges brought against housing development beside Dublin park
An Bord Pleanála has granted planning permission for the development of 100 houses and 200 apartments beside St Anne’s Park.
'It's devastating': Permission granted for major 536 unit housing development beside Dublin park
Local politicians have argued that the land is not zoned for housing.
Major housing development beside Dublin park scaled back amid objections
Locals argue the land is not zoned for housing.
Body of man (50s) found in north Dublin park
The body was discovered close to the James Larkin Road on the east side of the park.
# Battle of Clontarf
Dirty tricks in north Dublin: FG candidate hits out at anonymous letter campaign
Dublin Bay North candidate Naoise Ó Muirí has gone to the gardaí over false claims made in letters received by local residents.
Locals who objected to housing scheme given cash back after developer screw-up
The plan to build 381 homes at a site adjacent to St Anne’s Park fell at the first hurdle after the developer used the wrong name.
Plan for contentious housing scheme rejected after developers use wrong name
It was confirmed this evening that the application is to be re-submitted next week.
Plans for a 381-home development beside a Dublin park are not going down well
Minister Aodhán Ó Ríordáin has joined the campaign against it.