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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

While there are many positives to the BusConnects plan, which includes the additional of a new service to run along Mount Anville Road and serve Mount Merrion, Clonskeagh, UCD, and…

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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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UCD Athletics Track Replacement Motion Passed

Press Release: Cllr Kennedy Motion Calling For Replacement Of Old Athletics Track in UCD Passed Unanimously The motion submitted by Cllr John Kennedy (Fine Gael, Stillorgan Ward) calling for an…

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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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St. Laurence’s Park Update

1. I asked the council whether footpaths within St. Laurence’s Park could be upgraded and this will be examined by the council. 2. General green area and tree maintenance is…

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Harlech Downs Green Maintenance

A request I submitted for maintenance of green areas in Harlech Downs was accepted by the council.