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# an-bord-pleanala - Monday 28 May, 2018

Number of High Court challenges brought against housing development beside Dublin park

Number of High Court challenges brought against housing development beside Dublin park

May 28th 2018, 7:20 PM 21,568 Views 0 Comments

An Bord Pleanála has granted planning permission for the development of 100 houses and 200 apartments beside St Anne’s Park.

# an-bord-pleanala - Sunday 27 May, 2018

Tibetan Buddhist meditation centre in Dublin loses planning appeal over a load of houses being built beside it
# Kilmainham
# Kilmainham

Tibetan Buddhist meditation centre in Dublin loses planning appeal over a load of houses being built beside it

May 27th 2018, 9:00 PM 28,100 Views 32 Comments

The Kagyu Samye Dzong centre in Kilmainham had stated in its appeal that the construction would created “noise and disruption” in the locality.

# an-bord-pleanala - Sunday 8 April, 2018

Neighbouring Georgian houses in planning dispute over building of new home on property
# Dublin 2
# Dublin 2

Neighbouring Georgian houses in planning dispute over building of new home on property

Apr 8th 2018, 8:30 AM 28,825 Views 14 Comments

A decision on the appeal from An Bord Pleanála is expected in the coming months, after planning permission was initially granted.

# an-bord-pleanala - Friday 6 April, 2018

'It's devastating': Permission granted for major 536 unit housing development beside Dublin park

'It's devastating': Permission granted for major 536 unit housing development beside Dublin park

Apr 6th 2018, 2:43 PM 99,028 Views 102 Comments

Local politicians have argued that the land is not zoned for housing.

# an-bord-pleanala - Monday 12 March, 2018

'There's a cycling agenda here' - debate hots up ahead of planning meeting on Dublin's proposed civic plaza
# College Green
# College Green

'There's a cycling agenda here' - debate hots up ahead of planning meeting on Dublin's proposed civic plaza

Mar 12th 2018, 8:45 AM 23,909 Views 175 Comments

The proposed College Green plaza has raised some businesses’ hackles.

# an-bord-pleanala - Saturday 10 March, 2018

'Frankly ridiculous': Soc Dems leader objects to plans to stop buses going through College Green
# College Green Plaza
# College Green Plaza

'Frankly ridiculous': Soc Dems leader objects to plans to stop buses going through College Green

Mar 10th 2018, 9:45 AM 13,368 Views 42 Comments

Roisin Shortall is due to make an oral submission to the Bord Pleanála on Monday.

# an-bord-pleanala - Saturday 10 February, 2018

Donabate to get more than 200 new homes after project gets green light
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

Donabate to get more than 200 new homes after project gets green light

Feb 10th 2018, 8:00 AM 19,042 Views 23 Comments

Prominent developer McGarrell Reilly wants to build over 250 homes in north Dublin.

# an-bord-pleanala - Tuesday 16 January, 2018

Carrigstown is on the move after RTÉ gets green light to relocate Fair City set
# Set To Move
# Set To Move

Carrigstown is on the move after RTÉ gets green light to relocate Fair City set

Jan 16th 2018, 4:03 PM 24,075 Views 51 Comments

The broadcaster is proceeding with the move the set as part of its decision to sell 8.64 acres of land for €107.5m to Cairn Homes.

# an-bord-pleanala - Friday 5 January, 2018

Dublin city traffic restrictions to be reviewed following delay of College Green public hearing
# College Green
# College Green

Dublin city traffic restrictions to be reviewed following delay of College Green public hearing

Jan 5th 2018, 10:47 AM 14,175 Views 49 Comments

A pedestrian-prioritised €10 million plaza is planned for Dublin’s College Green.

# an-bord-pleanala - Thursday 14 December, 2017

Young couple facing 'planning nightmare' because of 'mystery' objector
# Who Is Harry Smyth?
# Who Is Harry Smyth?

Young couple facing 'planning nightmare' because of 'mystery' objector

Dec 14th 2017, 8:03 PM 120,811 Views 63 Comments

The couple have never heard of the objector and don’t even know if it is a man or a woman.

# an-bord-pleanala - Monday 11 December, 2017

Green light for €40 million hotel at Stephen's Green despite government department objections
# Security Fears
# Security Fears

Green light for €40 million hotel at Stephen's Green despite government department objections

Dec 11th 2017, 9:14 AM 24,576 Views 16 Comments

The appeals board said that the hotel would not adversely affect the character of the historic buildings nearby.

# an-bord-pleanala - Friday 13 October, 2017

Plans for apartment blocks objected to by Leo Varadkar and Joan Burton get the go-ahead
# Castleknock
# Castleknock

Plans for apartment blocks objected to by Leo Varadkar and Joan Burton get the go-ahead

Oct 13th 2017, 10:50 PM 28,737 Views 47 Comments

An Bord Pleanála has backed an earlier decision by Fingal County Council.

# an-bord-pleanala - Thursday 28 September, 2017

High Court quashes planning board refusal of wind farm on Kildare-Meath border
# Wind Turbines
# Wind Turbines

High Court quashes planning board refusal of wind farm on Kildare-Meath border

Sep 28th 2017, 3:19 PM 18,051 Views 50 Comments

Mr Justice Robert Haughton ruled that the application for the Maighne wind farm should be remitted back to An Bord Pleanala.

# an-bord-pleanala - Tuesday 29 August, 2017

'The reality is it produces dangerous toxins': Concerns about plan to burn tyres at Limerick plant
# Irish Cement
# Irish Cement

'The reality is it produces dangerous toxins': Concerns about plan to burn tyres at Limerick plant

Aug 29th 2017, 6:10 AM 12,417 Views 17 Comments

Irish Cement wants to burn tyres and other industrial waste at its factory in Mungret.

# an-bord-pleanala - Friday 4 August, 2017

An Taisce appeals to block new 8-storey Dublin hotel behind Four Courts
# Scourge Of The Northside
# Scourge Of The Northside

An Taisce appeals to block new 8-storey Dublin hotel behind Four Courts

Aug 4th 2017, 8:18 AM 19,257 Views 63 Comments

River House, which has been called “a scourge in the local area”, is set to be demolished to make way for the hotel.

# an-bord-pleanala - Wednesday 5 July, 2017

Lidl gets green light for Castleknock development following local criticism
# It's Happening
# It's Happening

Lidl gets green light for Castleknock development following local criticism

Jul 5th 2017, 1:22 PM 20,652 Views 73 Comments

The development will cost an estimated €15 million.

# an-bord-pleanala - Saturday 17 June, 2017

Whatever happened to... the biggest shopping centre never built in Limerick?
# Building And Property
# Building And Property

Whatever happened to... the biggest shopping centre never built in Limerick?

Jun 17th 2017, 6:00 PM 28,952 Views 12 Comments

The long-delayed ‘opera centre’ project has blighted the city’s CBD for a decade.

# an-bord-pleanala - Sunday 11 June, 2017

The children of a major Celtic Tiger developer are building dozens of Dublin homes
# Carrickmines
# Carrickmines

The children of a major Celtic Tiger developer are building dozens of Dublin homes

Jun 11th 2017, 9:45 AM 53,218 Views 32 Comments

Joe Moran’s Manor Park Homes constructed hundreds of houses across Ireland in the boom.

# an-bord-pleanala - Friday 5 May, 2017

Legal challenge to Kilkenny road development referred to Europe over threats to 'flora and fauna'
# Courts
# Courts

Legal challenge to Kilkenny road development referred to Europe over threats to 'flora and fauna'

May 5th 2017, 8:34 PM 14,215 Views 0 Comments

The proposed development has been objected to by a number of local residents.

# an-bord-pleanala - Friday 21 April, 2017

Wetherspoon's gets green light for €4 million 'super pub' on Camden Street
# Ruling
# Ruling

Wetherspoon's gets green light for €4 million 'super pub' on Camden Street

Apr 21st 2017, 4:49 PM 32,290 Views 77 Comments

Wetherspoon operates five pubs here – four in Dublin and one in Cork.

# an-bord-pleanala - Sunday 9 April, 2017

Independent grocers' behind-the-scenes strategy to stall the march of the German giants
# Cloak And Dagger
# Cloak And Dagger

Independent grocers' behind-the-scenes strategy to stall the march of the German giants

Apr 9th 2017, 8:30 AM 24,611 Views 51 Comments

Industry body RGDATA has tried to block four Aldi and Lidl outlets so far this year.

# an-bord-pleanala - Thursday 2 March, 2017

Developer that illegally bulldozed 19th century convent gets go ahead for Dublin apartments
# Building And Property
# Building And Property

Developer that illegally bulldozed 19th century convent gets go ahead for Dublin apartments

Mar 2nd 2017, 3:51 PM 502 Views 0 Comments

Kimpton Vale is looking to build 143 apartments in Clonsilla.

# an-bord-pleanala - Friday 10 February, 2017

An Bord Pleanála overturning decision for Liffey Valley expansion
# Not Happening
# Not Happening

An Bord Pleanála overturning decision for Liffey Valley expansion

Feb 10th 2017, 8:15 PM 25,615 Views 32 Comments

The application was refused on grounds of inadequate public transport access and potential congestion impact on the M50 and other roads.

# an-bord-pleanala - Wednesday 25 January, 2017

Demolition of Apollo House put on hold
# Home Sweet Home
# Home Sweet Home

Demolition of Apollo House put on hold

Jan 25th 2017, 9:11 AM 11,054 Views 14 Comments

Objections about plans for the site have been made to An Bord Pleanála.

# an-bord-pleanala - Friday 23 December, 2016

Bord na Móna power plant to remain open despite environmental concerns
# Jobs Saved
# Jobs Saved

Bord na Móna power plant to remain open despite environmental concerns

Dec 23rd 2016, 8:03 PM 9,989 Views 33 Comments

Hundreds of jobs are safe, but concerns have been raised about the environmental impact of the Co Offaly plant.

# an-bord-pleanala - Thursday 22 December, 2016

Anti-pylon group warns Shell to Sea debacle 'will look like a walk in the park'
# Interconnector
# Interconnector

Anti-pylon group warns Shell to Sea debacle 'will look like a walk in the park'

Dec 22nd 2016, 6:36 PM 8,784 Views 72 Comments

The North East Pylon Pressure Campaign said communities will not stand by while hundreds of pylons are built across Meath, Cavan and Monaghan.

# an-bord-pleanala - Sunday 6 November, 2016

"Apple in or lights out": Hundreds turn out for pro-Apple rally in Galway
# Feels Of Athenry
# Feels Of Athenry

"Apple in or lights out": Hundreds turn out for pro-Apple rally in Galway

Nov 6th 2016, 4:10 PM 29,438 Views 87 Comments

An €850 million data centre is planned for Athenry.

# an-bord-pleanala - Friday 28 October, 2016

What would you use the pedestrianised College Green plaza for?
# Plans For Change
# Plans For Change

What would you use the pedestrianised College Green plaza for?

Oct 28th 2016, 4:33 PM 23,318 Views 90 Comments

Dublin City Council wants to know.

# an-bord-pleanala - Thursday 20 October, 2016

Lease out a room through Airbnb? New guidelines could be on the way
# An Bord Pleanála
# An Bord Pleanála

Lease out a room through Airbnb? New guidelines could be on the way

Oct 20th 2016, 10:29 AM 17,181 Views 38 Comments

Simon Coveney has said local authorities and property owners don’t always know where they stand.

# an-bord-pleanala - Thursday 6 October, 2016

Controversial LED Pantibar sign will stay up after being classed as 'exceptional' case
# Capel Street
# Capel Street

Controversial LED Pantibar sign will stay up after being classed as 'exceptional' case

Oct 6th 2016, 12:50 PM 19,917 Views 216 Comments

An Bord Pleanála has granted permission for the sign citing “cultural significance”.

# an-bord-pleanala - Tuesday 16 August, 2016

Man challenges planning permission for 'slurry power plant' beside his proposed family home
# Courts
# Courts

Man challenges planning permission for 'slurry power plant' beside his proposed family home

Aug 16th 2016, 6:00 AM 17,950 Views 0 Comments

The High Court has allowed the applicant, who has health issues, to challenge the biogas facility.

# an-bord-pleanala - Friday 12 August, 2016

An Bord Pleanála approves Apple's €850 million Galway data centre
# Like Dem Apples
# Like Dem Apples

An Bord Pleanála approves Apple's €850 million Galway data centre

Aug 12th 2016, 10:19 AM 19,514 Views 112 Comments

The huge installation was first announced in February 2015.

# an-bord-pleanala - Wednesday 27 July, 2016

Center Parcs gets green light for €233m holiday park in Longford
# Trip To The Midlands
# Trip To The Midlands

Center Parcs gets green light for €233m holiday park in Longford

Jul 27th 2016, 10:05 AM 46,211 Views 100 Comments

An Bord Pleanála decided to uphold planning permission granted by Longford County Council.

# an-bord-pleanala - Wednesday 11 May, 2016

There's a ruckus brewing in south Dublin over a mobile phone mast next to a kids' school
# Radio Waves
# Radio Waves

There's a ruckus brewing in south Dublin over a mobile phone mast next to a kids' school

May 11th 2016, 6:15 AM 21,643 Views 73 Comments

Parents say the proposed mast is a ‘risk they’re not willing to take’.

# an-bord-pleanala - Thursday 28 April, 2016

The new national children's hospital is go... but not everyone is happy about it
# St James's Hospital
# St James's Hospital

The new national children's hospital is go... but not everyone is happy about it

Apr 28th 2016, 1:53 PM 38,639 Views 162 Comments

Construction is set to begin this summer. The decision has been described as “a giant step forward for children’s healthcare in ireland”.

# an-bord-pleanala - Wednesday 20 April, 2016

Donald Trump's Atlantic wall in Co Clare has just hit a snag
# Doonbeg Dunes
# Doonbeg Dunes

Donald Trump's Atlantic wall in Co Clare has just hit a snag

Apr 20th 2016, 9:31 AM 39,901 Views 46 Comments

An Bord Pleanála has found against the plan.

# an-bord-pleanala - Wednesday 30 March, 2016

Some locals are very unhappy about Longford's bumper new water park
# Objections
# Objections

Some locals are very unhappy about Longford's bumper new water park

Mar 30th 2016, 12:22 PM 34,592 Views 56 Comments

Center Parcs Longford was officially announced last summer.

# an-bord-pleanala - Monday 23 November, 2015

Locals fight for 'No Fry Zone' as McDonald's is planned beside three schools
# Unhappy Meal
# Unhappy Meal

Locals fight for 'No Fry Zone' as McDonald's is planned beside three schools

Nov 23rd 2015, 8:47 PM 19,798 Views 62 Comments

An Bord Pleanála has given permission for the fast-food restaurant.

# an-bord-pleanala - Tuesday 22 September, 2015

A Kilkenny pensioner is taking the Irish planning board to court - over slurry
# Courts
# Courts

A Kilkenny pensioner is taking the Irish planning board to court - over slurry

Sep 22nd 2015, 4:32 PM 20,202 Views 11 Comments

Specifically An Bord Pleanála’s decision to let his neighbour ‘agitate’ slurry next to his house, allegedly contrary to their own health inspector’s recommendation.

# an-bord-pleanala - Thursday 21 May, 2015

Permission refused for 48-turbine wind farm in Mayo
# Not Happening
# Not Happening

Permission refused for 48-turbine wind farm in Mayo

May 21st 2015, 8:20 AM 10,692 Views 97 Comments

An Bord Pleanála said it wasn’t satisfied that the area was suitable for the development.