Local Work

Marsham Court Tree Pruning

A request I submitted to seek general trees pruning in Marsham Court was accepted and it will be included on the Tree Care Programme 2017/18.

Stillorgan Local Area Plan

A summary of points I submitted in relation to the Draft Stillorgan LAP can be found below: 1. The Stillorgan Village Movement Framework Plan should be re-incorporated as a key…

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Vacant Housing Motion Passed at April County Council Meeting

The following motion I submitted was passed by a majority of councillors at the April meeting of Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council: “That the Chief Executive, in light of assertions recently…

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Promoting Local Tourism and Public Transport Connections

During the Economic Development & Enterprise SPC meeting in Dun Laoghaire on March 23rd, a presentation and subsequent discussion was held in relation to enhancing tourism within the county. I…

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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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Brennanstown Road Traffic Scheme

During the February county council meeting, I expressed reservations about the compatibility of different objectives intertwined within this scheme, i.e. I expressed a viewpoint that the road seems too narrow…

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Leopardstown Park Lighting

I submitted a representation to seek the upgrading of lighting at designated locations on Leopardstown Park, which has now been undertaken.

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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