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# An Bord Pleanála

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# DART Underground
An Bord Pleanála grants permission for postponed DART Underground
The project has been shelved by the government and will not be considered for funding again until 2015.
# Development
Go-ahead given for Dunne's hotel site redevelopment
But the green light wasn’t given to a ‘landmark’ 37-storey residential building on the site.
# Two Mile Vegas
Tipperary casino and leisure complex given the go ahead by An Bord Pleanála
The decision by An Bord Pleanála has been welcomed by the independent TD Michael Lowry who had publicly backed the ambitious 800-acre development in Two Mile Borris.
# Your Say
Poll: Is it time to stop treating property developers as 'social pariahs'?
Today, we’re asking is it time to forgive the property developers and no longer consider them as “social pariahs”, as government minister Brian Hayes suggests?
# Regrets
Bord Pleanála chairman speaks of regrets over development and zoning
Board chairman says it should have taken a stronger position on residential developments involving bad zoning, remote locations and poor quality design.
# Slane
Family at Slane Castle are not opposed to bypass of the village
The family are in favour of one proposed bypass of the village in County Meath but fear another version would compromise the rock concert venue.
# Corrib Pipeline
Final stage of Corrib pipeline approved
An Bord Pleanála has approved an application for the final section of the Corrib pipeline.
# stardust
Formal objection lodged to development on site of Stardust tragedy
Councillor adds voice to local concerns about large residential and commercial complex on site of dance hall where 48 young people died on Valentine’s Day 1981.
# Metro North
Metro North rail project granted planning permission
The controversial rail project linking St Stephen’s Green to Swords is approved, with two stops removed.