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€1.5 million approved for Stillorgan Library

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

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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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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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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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Lakelands Trees Planting Motion Passed

I submitted a motion at a council area committee meeting on March 6th proposing a general trees planting programme throughout Lakelands, replacing aged trees that were previously removed without other…

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Hainault Rd Speed Measures Approved

I have been in discussions with the Traffic Section in terms of seeking measures to reduce the extent of speeding on Hainault Road. During the February county council meeting, I…

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Glenalbyn Swimming Pool

I support the restoration of swimming pool services at Glenalbyn. The council have recently instigated new negotiations with Kilmacud Crokes. As I have made clear during council meetings and at…

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Special 30 km/h Speed Limit

In the council chamber, I strongly supported the introduction of a bye-law (later passed by a majority of councillors following debate) imposing a special speed limit of 30 km/h for…

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Clonskeagh Tree Pruning

I advised the following recently for Clonskeagh: General trees pruning in relation to the Dodder parkland and surrounding footpaths; pruning of selected trees on Whitethorn Road and Whitebeam Road.

Rectify Lighting at Owenstown Park

I asked the council to rectify lighting lamps at the Owenstown Park the entrance to UCD.