A victory for residents as new Oscar Traynor housing plan proceeds.

At the January City Council meeting, the proposal to build a socially mixed development on the Lawerence Lands between Oscar Traynor Road and Lorcan Estate was passed by Councillors.The plan which allows for more than 600 homes will now go out to tender to develop a master plan for the entire site. Speaking about the…

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Dormant Accounts Fund: Call for Applications

The Dormant Accounts Amendment Act 2012 provides for a scheme for the disbursement of funds for the purposes of programmes or projects to assist: Department Measures Department of the Environment, Community and Local Government Measure 1: Social Enterprise Measure 2: Youth Employment Department of Social Protection Measure 3: Support for Home Carers Department of Health…

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Councillors to tackle border issues with new joint Fingal / Dublin City forum.

Dunsink Lands hold major potential – McAuliffe A forum for local Councillors is to be established to discuss council boundary issues in Santry, Ballymun and Finglas Welcoming the initiative Fianna Fáil Councillor Paul McAuliffe said “For some time the border areas between Fingal and Dublin City Council have been the source of problems for residents…

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End job uncertainty at Elverys Omni Centre Santry -McAuliffe

McAuliffe urges NAMA to make job retention a key priority Fianna Fáil Dublin City Councillor Paul McAuliffe has called on NAMA to give serious consideration to the bid by Elverys management to take over the retail chain. There are currently 6 parties interested in Elverys.  It’s understood that the management bid, which has not been allowed…

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Home Farm celebrate 85 years of football

Cllr Paul McAuliffe was delighted to attend the official opening of Home Farm FC’s refurbished club house. The event saw FAI CEO John Delany, Minister Michael Ring and soccer legend Johnny Giles attend to wish the Club well. The Chairman Denis O’Sullivan thanked successive governments for their commitment to the club and noted the particular help which former Taoiseach Bertie Ahern had been in…

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