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# dublin-city - Wednesday 14 February, 2018

Famous graffiti wall behind Bernard Shaw pub to be demolished to make way for 260-flat complex
# Dublin City
# Dublin City

Famous graffiti wall behind Bernard Shaw pub to be demolished to make way for 260-flat complex

Feb 14th 2018, 7:00 AM 23,077 Views 38 Comments

A Dublin street artist has suggested preserving the wall in some way, by assigning another one nearby for artists’ use.

# dublin-city - Sunday 11 February, 2018

Dublin City's Weaver Park nominated for a European urban park prize
# The Liberties
# The Liberties

Dublin City's Weaver Park nominated for a European urban park prize

Feb 11th 2018, 6:30 AM 23,184 Views 12 Comments

The park, located in the heart of the Liberties, was opened in September last year.

# dublin-city - Monday 22 January, 2018

A private company managing homeless accommodation in Dublin made nearly €3 million profit in 2016
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

A private company managing homeless accommodation in Dublin made nearly €3 million profit in 2016

Jan 22nd 2018, 12:05 AM 62,323 Views 73 Comments

R&G Administration manages and oversees accommodation for homeless families at two locations in Dublin.

# dublin-city - Thursday 11 January, 2018

Alternative accommodation secured for almost all homeless families staying in the Gresham Hotel
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

Alternative accommodation secured for almost all homeless families staying in the Gresham Hotel

Jan 11th 2018, 9:05 PM 14,733 Views 44 Comments

Last week it emerged that 14 homeless families who had been staying at the Gresham in Dublin city centre had been told they had to leave by the end of the month.

# dublin-city - Monday 27 November, 2017

Wheelchair users and people with disabilities can now climb and abseil in Dublin
# National Accessibility Week
# National Accessibility Week

Wheelchair users and people with disabilities can now climb and abseil in Dublin

Nov 27th 2017, 6:15 AM 10,179 Views 3 Comments

The new facilities enable people with limited body movement to enjoy the experience of climbing.

# dublin-city - Monday 13 November, 2017

Bob Geldof defends decision to return the Freedom of the City of Dublin
# Banana Republic
# Banana Republic

Bob Geldof defends decision to return the Freedom of the City of Dublin

Nov 13th 2017, 10:36 AM 51,492 Views 145 Comments

Geldof says he doesn’t want to be associated with “handmaiden to genocide” Aung San Suu Kyi.

# dublin-city - Tuesday 7 November, 2017

From today, permanent diversions are in place on Dublin's Dawson Street
# Luas Works
# Luas Works

From today, permanent diversions are in place on Dublin's Dawson Street

Nov 7th 2017, 9:42 AM 25,399 Views 37 Comments

Permanent road diversions are being put in place to make room for the new cross-city Luas line.

# dublin-city - Monday 6 November, 2017

RTÉ emails about 'fire trap' house were not opened by Dublin City Council official
# Unread Emails
# Unread Emails

RTÉ emails about 'fire trap' house were not opened by Dublin City Council official

Nov 6th 2017, 3:56 PM 18,443 Views 32 Comments

The council has come in for criticism for failing to address concerns about overcrowded homes across the city.

# dublin-city - Monday 21 August, 2017

Driving to work today in Dublin? Don't forget there are new traffic restrictions in place
# Bus Priority Measures
# Bus Priority Measures

Driving to work today in Dublin? Don't forget there are new traffic restrictions in place

Aug 21st 2017, 7:23 AM 21,084 Views 37 Comments

There is no longer a right turn now from Bachelors Walk onto O’Connell Bridge – except for buses, taxis and bicycles.

# dublin-city - Monday 14 August, 2017

Extra bus lanes for Dublin city as cars will be reduced to one lane on quays
# From This Weekend
# From This Weekend

Extra bus lanes for Dublin city as cars will be reduced to one lane on quays

Aug 14th 2017, 11:52 AM 30,780 Views 93 Comments

Cars will also be banned from turning right onto O’Connell Bridge from Bachelors Walk.

# dublin-city - Friday 4 August, 2017

Major Dublin city diversions have just come into effect
# South Quay
# South Quay

Major Dublin city diversions have just come into effect

Aug 4th 2017, 9:30 PM 32,253 Views 24 Comments

Have a look at what route is closed so you don’t spend too much of the Bank Holiday weekend stuck in traffic.

# dublin-city - Wednesday 26 July, 2017

There are some major Luas traffic disruptions coming (but they'll be the final ones before it starts running)
# Dublin
# Dublin

There are some major Luas traffic disruptions coming (but they'll be the final ones before it starts running)

Jul 26th 2017, 6:10 AM 17,923 Views 23 Comments

Luas Cross City will start carrying passengers in December.

# dublin-city - Thursday 20 July, 2017

'It could take 180 years to clear the Dublin city housing list'
# Capital Pain
# Capital Pain

'It could take 180 years to clear the Dublin city housing list'

Jul 20th 2017, 12:05 AM 14,671 Views 75 Comments

Council housing is allocated based on need, age, income and right to live in Ireland on a long-term basis.

# dublin-city - Monday 26 June, 2017

Thief escaped by taxi after threatening shop staff with knife
# Dublin City
# Dublin City

Thief escaped by taxi after threatening shop staff with knife

Jun 26th 2017, 2:30 PM 19,934 Views 8 Comments

The robbery occurred on Saturday at around 12.15pm.

Wetherspoon's announces its Dublin city hotel will open in early 2019
# Pint Sized
# Pint Sized

Wetherspoon's announces its Dublin city hotel will open in early 2019

Jun 26th 2017, 8:50 AM 23,770 Views 37 Comments

Planning for the development was granted in April.

# dublin-city - Sunday 25 June, 2017

Accused tried to urinate on his hands before firearms residue testing, court hears
# Dublin City
# Dublin City

Accused tried to urinate on his hands before firearms residue testing, court hears

Jun 25th 2017, 7:15 AM 13,193 Views 0 Comments

Seán Ducque is charged with murdering Kieran Farrelly in Dublin city in 2014.

# dublin-city - Friday 16 June, 2017

Council says new 'stationless bike' company does not have permission to operate in Dublin
# Dublinbike Rival
# Dublinbike Rival

Council says new 'stationless bike' company does not have permission to operate in Dublin

Jun 16th 2017, 7:12 PM 30,137 Views 30 Comments

The Council said it understands that the stationless bike sharing app BleeperBike intends to launch its service this weekend.

# dublin-city - Tuesday 13 June, 2017

Councillors vote to name street in honour of Savita Halappanavar but it's unlikely to go ahead soon
# Dublin City
# Dublin City

Councillors vote to name street in honour of Savita Halappanavar but it's unlikely to go ahead soon

Jun 13th 2017, 8:03 AM 12,619 Views 73 Comments

Current Dublin City Council rules prevent a street being renamed until 20 years after a person’s death.

# dublin-city - Friday 9 June, 2017

'A lot of people will not get on bikes because they think it's dangerous. We need segregated routes'
# No Cars Go
# No Cars Go

'A lot of people will not get on bikes because they think it's dangerous. We need segregated routes'

Jun 9th 2017, 6:10 AM 14,100 Views 164 Comments

Radical plans to close off traffic for cars on some routes in Dublin would not only be beneficial for bike users, according to a cycling group.

# dublin-city - Tuesday 30 May, 2017

Smart rainfall sensors are being used in Dublin city to give an early-warning defence from flooding
# Internet Of Things
# Internet Of Things

Smart rainfall sensors are being used in Dublin city to give an early-warning defence from flooding

May 30th 2017, 10:03 AM 8,862 Views 7 Comments

The low-cost sensors are being deployed across the capital to monitor rainfall, weather conditions and river levels.

# dublin-city - Saturday 13 May, 2017

Concern that too many taxis could 'clutter' the new College Green civic plaza
# Dublin
# Dublin

Concern that too many taxis could 'clutter' the new College Green civic plaza

May 13th 2017, 7:30 AM 17,867 Views 49 Comments

Taxis are to be allowed drive on the bus and tram corridor at the planned College Green.

# dublin-city - Thursday 4 May, 2017

Take a look at what will be Dublin's tallest office building
# The Exo
# The Exo

Take a look at what will be Dublin's tallest office building

May 4th 2017, 6:15 AM 47,333 Views 62 Comments

Its construction will take about two years at a cost of €70 million.

# dublin-city - Thursday 20 April, 2017

'My life is being ruined': Young homeless woman living in a tent on the Grand Canal
# Homeless In Dublin
# Homeless In Dublin

'My life is being ruined': Young homeless woman living in a tent on the Grand Canal

Apr 20th 2017, 6:45 AM 53,447 Views 74 Comments

Eileena said she has been homeless “on and off” since she left state care at the age of 18.

# dublin-city - Sunday 9 April, 2017

'Stugentrification': People are concerned about the thousands of student apartments being built in Dublin city
# Student Accommodation Boom
# Student Accommodation Boom

'Stugentrification': People are concerned about the thousands of student apartments being built in Dublin city

Apr 9th 2017, 7:30 AM 27,901 Views 35 Comments

There is a boom of purpose-built student accommodation in Dublin city centre.

# dublin-city - Friday 17 March, 2017

The RTÉ presenters' reaction to a lad in his boxers joining the Paddy's Day parade was priceless
# Streaker Alert
From The Daily Edge
# Streaker Alert

The RTÉ presenters' reaction to a lad in his boxers joining the Paddy's Day parade was priceless

Mar 17th 2017, 2:14 PM 12,886 Views 0 Comments

“Ah yeah, fair play.”

# dublin-city - Friday 10 March, 2017

Man who threatened women with knife and robbed handbags jailed for six years
# Dublin City
# Dublin City

Man who threatened women with knife and robbed handbags jailed for six years

Mar 10th 2017, 6:05 AM 12,901 Views 21 Comments

He told gardaí one victim was in the “wrong place at the wrong time”.

# dublin-city - Saturday 4 March, 2017

Top US architects are re-imagining Dublin One to make it 'a vibrant destination'
# City Centre
# City Centre

Top US architects are re-imagining Dublin One to make it 'a vibrant destination'

Mar 4th 2017, 8:00 PM 35,941 Views 68 Comments

And they want the public’s input.

# dublin-city - Friday 17 February, 2017

Second hit and run in 24 hours as woman critical after being hit by coach luggage door in Dublin
# Lincoln Place
# Lincoln Place

Second hit and run in 24 hours as woman critical after being hit by coach luggage door in Dublin

Feb 17th 2017, 8:04 PM 46,230 Views 37 Comments

Two men were taken to St Vincent’s University Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

# dublin-city - Sunday 1 January, 2017

How this Dublin suburb managed to become the cleanest area in Ireland
# Smart Bins
# Smart Bins

How this Dublin suburb managed to become the cleanest area in Ireland

Jan 1st 2017, 9:00 PM 61,755 Views 26 Comments

Well over half of its area is completely unpolluted by litter, well ahead of its nearest competitors.

# dublin-city - Sunday 18 December, 2016

Over 2,500 children are homeless this Christmas - here's what's being done to help
# Homeless At Christmas
# Homeless At Christmas

Over 2,500 children are homeless this Christmas - here's what's being done to help

Dec 18th 2016, 6:00 AM 10,528 Views 42 Comments

Campaigners have told how the deepening crisis “breaks their hearts” as they try to help those in need this Christmas.

# dublin-city - Friday 16 December, 2016

A new 'compact luxury hotel' could be squeezed into the old Andrew's Lane Theatre site
# Redevelopment
# Redevelopment

A new 'compact luxury hotel' could be squeezed into the old Andrew's Lane Theatre site

Dec 16th 2016, 4:48 PM 12,910 Views 27 Comments

Planning permission has been submitted for the 155 bedroom hotel.

# dublin-city - Tuesday 4 October, 2016

The sunrise over Dublin this morning was absolutely stunning
# Sunrise
From The Daily Edge
# Sunrise

The sunrise over Dublin this morning was absolutely stunning

Oct 4th 2016, 8:15 AM 4,328 Views 1 Comment

In Dublin’s fair city.

# dublin-city - Thursday 29 September, 2016

"A lot of people here would know people selling drugs... but if they say anything they'll get a bullet in the back of the head"
# Dublin City Crime Forum
# Dublin City Crime Forum

"A lot of people here would know people selling drugs... but if they say anything they'll get a bullet in the back of the head"

Sep 29th 2016, 6:05 AM 15,649 Views 16 Comments

Members of the public and gardaí gathered last night to discuss crime in the capital.

# dublin-city - Wednesday 21 September, 2016

Gardaí investigating after four tourists attacked by gang in Dublin city
# Assault
# Assault

Gardaí investigating after four tourists attacked by gang in Dublin city

Sep 21st 2016, 6:19 PM 38,039 Views 45 Comments

One of the victims received a serious eye injury as a result of the attack.

# dublin-city - Friday 12 August, 2016

Dublin city facing 40% rise in illegal dumping this year
# Rubbish
# Rubbish

Dublin city facing 40% rise in illegal dumping this year

Aug 12th 2016, 4:07 PM 11,090 Views 60 Comments

There have already been more than 600 reported cases of fly-tipping in 2016.

# dublin-city - Thursday 4 August, 2016

Missing teenager found safe and well
# Wicklow
# Wicklow

Missing teenager found safe and well

Aug 4th 2016, 3:55 PM 37,021 Views 14 Comments

A missing person appeal was issued yesterday.

# dublin-city - Saturday 30 July, 2016

Everything you need to know about those major traffic changes in Dublin
# Weekend Warning
# Weekend Warning

Everything you need to know about those major traffic changes in Dublin

Jul 30th 2016, 7:00 AM 22,512 Views 14 Comments

The quays will be closed as the latest major phase of Luas works takes place.

# dublin-city - Saturday 16 July, 2016

Man (20s) stabbed to death in Dublin
# Crumlin
# Crumlin

Man (20s) stabbed to death in Dublin

Jul 16th 2016, 5:55 PM 42,569 Views 23 Comments

The incident occurred this afternoon.

# dublin-city - Monday 4 July, 2016

Gardaí arrive as residents protest closure of homeless hostel
# John's Lane West
# John's Lane West

Gardaí arrive as residents protest closure of homeless hostel

Jul 4th 2016, 12:55 PM 22,267 Views 37 Comments

John’s Lane hostel is scheduled to be redeveloped into more long term accommodation.

# dublin-city - Wednesday 8 June, 2016

Man arrested after stabbing in Dublin city centre

Man arrested after stabbing in Dublin city centre

Jun 8th 2016, 8:08 PM 27,528 Views 24 Comments

Another man was taken to the Mater Hospital following the incident with what are believed to be stab wounds.