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#ireland 2040

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'A distraction': Review will look at abolishing the Strategic Communications Unit
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'A distraction': Review will look at abolishing the Strategic Communications Unit

Mar 5th 2018, 10:12 AM 11,168 Views 43 Comments

The SCU has come in for fierce criticism in recent weeks.

Taoiseach says he 'understands concerns' as ministers question Ireland 2040 marketing
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# Good News

Taoiseach says he 'understands concerns' as ministers question Ireland 2040 marketing

Mar 1st 2018, 2:51 PM 7,784 Views 55 Comments

The rollout had caused concern at Cabinet.

How will Ireland 2040 be delivered? For starters, we need more brickies, tilers and plasterers
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# Construction

How will Ireland 2040 be delivered? For starters, we need more brickies, tilers and plasterers

Feb 24th 2018, 10:30 AM 15,236 Views 66 Comments

Ireland 2040 has big plans – but will we have enough construction workers to deliver government pledges.

Where will all the construction workers come from to build the Ireland 2040 plan?
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# On Site

Where will all the construction workers come from to build the Ireland 2040 plan?

Feb 18th 2018, 7:00 AM 29,288 Views 80 Comments

In the long-term apprenticeships will help, but what about in the next few years?

Ireland 2040: Grand designs but which of these projects can we expect to see first?
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# ETA

Ireland 2040: Grand designs but which of these projects can we expect to see first?

Feb 17th 2018, 9:15 AM 27,527 Views 55 Comments

Inclusion in the big launch yesterday does not necessarily mean all projects will be realised this year – or even this decade.

The €116 billion Project Ireland 2040: Where is the money coming from?
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# Who's Paying?

The €116 billion Project Ireland 2040: Where is the money coming from?

Feb 16th 2018, 8:00 PM 18,209 Views 93 Comments

Who pays for all of this great stuff?

'They'd have announced a new hinge on a door': Not everyone is impressed with the €11 billion plan for health
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# Health Row

'They'd have announced a new hinge on a door': Not everyone is impressed with the €11 billion plan for health

Feb 16th 2018, 7:30 PM 15,334 Views 36 Comments

“If a new hinge was to be put on a hospital door they’d nearly have announced it.”

'Mixed messages' 'Thumbs up' 'A cock-up': Here's some of the reactions to the government's grand plan for Ireland
# Ireland 2040
# Ireland 2040

'Mixed messages' 'Thumbs up' 'A cock-up': Here's some of the reactions to the government's grand plan for Ireland

Feb 16th 2018, 7:00 PM 15,860 Views 48 Comments

A ‘marketing exercise’ or a ‘vision for Ireland’: Political parties and stakeholders give their view.

You won't be able to buy a petrol or diesel car in Ireland after 2030
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# Off The Road

You won't be able to buy a petrol or diesel car in Ireland after 2030

Feb 16th 2018, 5:41 PM 107,504 Views 162 Comments

NCT certs will not be issued for non-zero emissions cars.

Empty lots in cities to be snapped up to help achieve 35,000 new builds a year
# Ireland 2040
# Ireland 2040

Empty lots in cities to be snapped up to help achieve 35,000 new builds a year

Feb 16th 2018, 3:42 PM 15,680 Views 33 Comments

Ministers launched the Project Ireland 2040 National Planning Framework today in Sligo.

You'll be hearing a LOT about Project Ireland 2040 today - here's why
# Project Ireland 2040
# Project Ireland 2040

You'll be hearing a LOT about Project Ireland 2040 today - here's why

Feb 16th 2018, 6:05 AM 14,872 Views 37 Comments

It’s a vision of Ireland.

'D. R. A. F. T - not the final draft' - Taoiseach spells out his position in row with cross-party TDs
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# Ireland 2040

'D. R. A. F. T - not the final draft' - Taoiseach spells out his position in row with cross-party TDs

Feb 14th 2018, 1:48 PM 16,170 Views 61 Comments

A number of politicians are angry there will not be a Dáil vote on the Ireland 2040 plan.

Here are just some of the project promises the government plan to deliver in the next 10 years
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# Planes Trains And Automobiles

Here are just some of the project promises the government plan to deliver in the next 10 years

Feb 5th 2018, 9:00 PM 30,025 Views 57 Comments

Ministers met today for a special Cabinet meeting to discuss some of the large-scale projects they want to roll-out in the years to come.

Ireland 2040: What are the key things you would prioritise?
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# Open Thread

Ireland 2040: What are the key things you would prioritise?

Feb 5th 2018, 8:00 PM 16,252 Views 118 Comments

More roads, more schools, more houses? What would you like to see in Ireland in twenty years time?

Explainer: What is the National Planning Framework 2040?
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# Big Plans

Explainer: What is the National Planning Framework 2040?

Feb 5th 2018, 2:01 PM 14,732 Views 17 Comments

Plans for how Ireland will be developed over the next two decades are already under fire.

Ireland will need 550,000 more homes and 660,000 more jobs for extra 1 million people by 2040
# Ireland 2040
# Ireland 2040

Ireland will need 550,000 more homes and 660,000 more jobs for extra 1 million people by 2040

Sep 27th 2017, 9:08 AM 16,671 Views 104 Comments

From today until 3 November, the public can make written submissions on the government’s national planning framework.

What will Ireland look like in 2040? The government wants your thoughts
# Open Thread
# Open Thread

What will Ireland look like in 2040? The government wants your thoughts

Feb 2nd 2017, 6:45 AM 21,526 Views 100 Comments

Taoiseach Enda Kenny and Housing Minister Simon Coveney are today launching the National Planning Framework.