All posts by JPAKennedyAdmin1

Improving Air Quality

I have been a strong advocate for the improvement of air quality. I have sought installation of enhanced monitoring stations at locations near the M50 and N11, with full Air…

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Tree Planting Covid-19 Memorial Proposed

I have recommended to the council that a special memorial ceremony be convened to mark the lives of those who have passed away since the Covid-19 crisis began and where…

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€1.5 million approved for Stillorgan Library

During the County Council meeting on March 12th 2018, a motion I submitted and proposed which called for Government funding assistance for a new public library in Stillorgan was passed…

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‘Children at Play’ Traffic Warning Signs

I requested new ‘Children at Play’ Traffic Warning signs for the following areas following concerns raised by local residents: Cedarmount Road, Mount Merrion Deerpark Road, Mount Merrion Springfield Park, Foxrock…

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BusConnects Impact on Kilmacud

The latest BusConnects proposals have been released and whereas previously it was proposed in the first draft to remove in effect ‘75’ bus services from the Upper Kilmacud Road, it…

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Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown International Relations Report

During the November County Council meeting, I spoke with respect to a report on international relations that I have been involved in overseeing as a member of the Twinning Committee.…

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Supporting New Athletics Facilities

I have a particularly strong track record of supporting new athletics facilities in Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown. A motion I put forward previously to support the restoration of the UCD athletics track…

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Motion Seeking Safeguarding of Foxrock Post Office Service Passed

A council area committee motion I submitted calling for a letter to be sent to An Post and the Minister for Communications, Climate Change and Environment Denis Naughten TD seeking…

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UCD Plan Impact Upon Clonskeagh

Covered below is a press release which was reported upon in the Southside People as the lead front page story and also on page two of the Dublin Gazette (South…

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Taxation on Vacant Homes Motion Passed

A motion I submitted promoting introduction of taxation on vacant homes was passed by Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council on September 25th with the following wording: “That this Council, as a…

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