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# dublin-city-centre - Wednesday 2 September, 2020

Crowds gather for vigil in memory of delivery cyclist killed in Dublin hit-and-run

“He didn’t deserve any of this,” a friend colleague of Thiago Cortes said.

# dublin-city-centre - Saturday 18 July, 2020

Developer scraps plans for 20-bed apartment block in favour of 111-bed co-living development

The company also addressed concerns around meeting Covid-19 public health guidelines in co-living buildings.

# dublin-city-centre - Thursday 16 July, 2020

Government rejected council's request for €6.6m to fund white-water rafting project in Dublin City

More than half of the €22.8m funding for the project was expected to come from grants.

# dublin-city-centre - Thursday 16 January, 2020

Farmers bring traffic to a standstill as protest reaches Dublin Port

Dozens of tractors returned to blockade streets around Leinster House yesterday.

# dublin-city-centre - Wednesday 15 January, 2020

Farmers warn of further 'civil disobedience' as dozens of tractors shut down busy Dublin streets

It follows a similar protest in November when dozens of farmers also arrived on tractors.

# dublin-city-centre - Thursday 28 November, 2019

'Mini Stonehenge': Utility boxes used to develop Luas don't need planning permission

The Dublin Civic Trust described the emergence of the boxes as “appalling.”

# dublin-city-centre - Tuesday 10 September, 2019

Dublin City Council seizes 57 sandwich boards from businesses in first week of crackdown

So far six of those businesses have paid the €100 removal fee.

# dublin-city-centre - Monday 2 September, 2019

Dublin City Council votes to pedestrianise Lower Liffey Street

It’s estimated that 32,000 pedestrians use the street every day compared with 1,000 cars.

# dublin-city-centre - Tuesday 13 August, 2019

Property owners refused permission to change Dublin city apartments into Airbnb-style lettings

An Bord Pleanála said granting permission would be contrary to the City Development Plan.

# dublin-city-centre - Saturday 18 May, 2019

'Government policy is failing': Thousands gather in Dublin to protest against housing crisis

Figures show that more than 10,000 people are currently registered as homeless in Ireland.

# dublin-city-centre - Wednesday 15 May, 2019

Cyclists protest outside Dáil to highlight 'need for better infrastructure'

Around 100 bikers took part in the demonstration.

# dublin-city-centre - Thursday 2 May, 2019

Dublin's Macken Street reopens after earlier incident

The street was closed earlier.

# dublin-city-centre - Saturday 6 April, 2019

'It's really heartbreaking': Dublin apartment owners vow to fight demolition of their homes for Metrolink

70 city centre apartments are set to be acquired as part of the plans.

# dublin-city-centre - Monday 1 April, 2019

Dublin teenager who broke man's front teeth 'to show his friends he was tough' jailed for 18 months

Clayton Brennan assaulted the man in Dublin city centre in April 2016.

# dublin-city-centre - Monday 31 December, 2018

Missing teenager found safe and well

Gardaí thanked the public for their assistance.

# dublin-city-centre - Wednesday 17 October, 2018

Potential conflict between cyclists and pedestrians cited as College Green plaza plans rejected

The plans have been the subject of heated debate for some time.

# dublin-city-centre - Monday 15 October, 2018

Littering in Ireland's 'neglected' urban areas is rising, according to an annual survey

Parts of Galway, Dublin and Cork were more heavily littered than in previous years.

# dublin-city-centre - Sunday 30 September, 2018

Shane Ross announces €400,000 funding to tackle cyclist safety in Dublin city

The funding is expected to be used by DCC to install smart cyclist detection equipment at 40 junctions around Dublin.

# dublin-city-centre - Friday 14 September, 2018

Activists to be served with court order demanding removal from third Dublin property

Barrister Padraig D Lyons said he did not know if the activists are connected to those removed from a property on North Fredrick Street this week.

# dublin-city-centre - Wednesday 12 September, 2018

Housing activists block traffic in Dublin during sit-down protest against Frederick Street eviction

Hundreds gathered to protest the eviction of a group from a vacant property in North Fredrick Street.

# dublin-city-centre - Thursday 30 August, 2018

Plans unveiled for new €18m 'Lumen' office block in Dublin

Tenants are now being sought for the 19,200-sq. ft. building on Baggot Street.

# dublin-city-centre - Thursday 23 August, 2018

'The battle will be long': Housing activists threaten more property occupations until crisis is resolved

Around 40 protesters staged a protest through Dublin city centre this afternoon.

# dublin-city-centre - Monday 13 August, 2018

Man hospitalised following knife attack in Dublin city centre

The incident, which happened near the Customs House, also saw a car rammed by another car.

# dublin-city-centre - Monday 2 July, 2018

Cyclist knocked down by truck in Dublin city centre

The cyclist has been taken to St James’s Hospital but the extent of their injuries is not known.

# dublin-city-centre - Thursday 10 May, 2018

A 40-year-old Romanian man has been missing since last month

Marian Ghita was last seen on the morning of 11 April in Dublin city centre.

# dublin-city-centre - Friday 20 April, 2018

'Any excuse for a pint': A snapshot of Dublin city in the Spring sunshine

We took a short stroll around Dublin to see what effect the sunny weather is having.

# dublin-city-centre - Saturday 16 December, 2017

Two people injured after being struck by van in Dublin

Their injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

# dublin-city-centre - Monday 20 November, 2017

Families left disappointed after crowd issues once again hamper Dublin's Christmas lights event

The Lord Mayor of Dublin has arranged to meet with city officials this week to discuss what happened and if lessons can be learned.

# dublin-city-centre - Wednesday 6 September, 2017

Luas Cross City testing disrupted by parked vans and trucks on route

Luas Cross City began morning and evening tests of the new tram service this week.

# dublin-city-centre - Friday 25 August, 2017

HSE looking for company to operate pilot supervised injection centre

The facility will look “like any other health or social care premises” said a HSE national addiction lead.

# dublin-city-centre - Sunday 20 August, 2017

The old Central Bank roof is being altered - but in the 1980s they had to knock 30 feet off the top

During its initial construction the iconic building ran into trouble when it breached planning laws.

# dublin-city-centre - Tuesday 13 June, 2017

Casualty hospitalised after Liffey rescue at O'Connell Bridge

The incident at O’Connell Bridge was reported just after 4.40pm this afternoon.

# dublin-city-centre - Wednesday 31 May, 2017

'If you introduce speed limits in a clumsy manner, nobody will pay attention'

From midnight tonight, speed limits in 10 Dublin areas will be lowered to 30km/h.

# dublin-city-centre - Tuesday 23 May, 2017

From The Daily Edge 8 places that are brilliant for wasting time in Dublin city centre Places To Loiter

8 places that are brilliant for wasting time in Dublin city centre

Because we just don’t have enough benches to wait around on.

# dublin-city-centre - Friday 31 March, 2017

30km speed limit rolled out on further roads across Dublin city

“We are confident that this will save lives,” said Dublin City Council engineer Andy Walsh.

# dublin-city-centre - Saturday 25 February, 2017

260-year-old map shows plans for avenue to Dublin Castle

Dublin City Council published archived photos and pictures of old documents – this map is the oldest of them.

# dublin-city-centre - Sunday 9 October, 2016

Four fire brigade units respond to blaze in Dublin city centre

It’s believed the fire started in a stack of material that had been accumulated for Halloween. There have been no injuries.

# dublin-city-centre - Saturday 4 June, 2016

Hundreds turn out for 'Celebrate the 8th' anti-abortion event in Dublin Celebrate The 8th This post contains images

Hundreds turn out for 'Celebrate the 8th' anti-abortion event in Dublin

Campaigners are calling for the 8th amendment to be protected.

# dublin-city-centre - Wednesday 20 January, 2016

Dublin city centre squatters given two weeks to leave former guesthouse

Lawyers acting on behalf of the property’s owners sought the injunction on the grounds it is an extremely dangerous and unsafe condition.

# dublin-city-centre - Monday 28 December, 2015

Will buses be banned from one of Dublin's busiest junctions?

Big changes are coming to College Green.

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