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# Lord Mayor of Dublin

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# Dublin
Lord Mayor has 'no regrets' about not having live animal crib at Mansion House
Caroline Conroy told The Journal that she was happy with her decision.
# christmas tradition
Minister seeks new location for live Christmas crib after decision to remove it from Mansion House
There cannot be a ‘Scrooge-like agenda’ said Minister Patrick O’Donovan.
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# On your bike
Second phase of new Royal Canal cycle route opened in Dublin city
Funding was provided by the National Transport Authority at a cost of €8.9 million.
# Homelessness
'It's really a case of 'no room at the inn'': Lord Mayor accuses hotels of discrimination
The Lord Mayor of Dublin is calling for sanctions against hotels that have refused homeless families.
# new digs
Sinn Féin's new Dublin mayor WILL live in the Mansion House
Críona Ní Dhálaigh moves in next week.
# our hero
Dublin Lord Mayor catches fainting fireman
Oisín Quinn said he ‘dashed over’ to the Dublin Fire Brigade firefighter as he fainted at the launch of a literary award earlier today.
# what a man
Commander Chris Hadfield got an award for tweeting as Gaeilge
And for his “contribution to Dublin”.
# iphone app
New app aims to help those with sight loss navigate the city
“Walk Dublin”, a free iPhone app, has been launched by Dublin City Council in conjunction with the National Council for the Blind of Ireland.
# christmas appeal
Adopt a pet this Christmas, don't buy one - DSPCA
The call came as the DSPCA launched their Christmas campaign.
# Interview
Dublin Lord Mayor: "I have a professional disregard for the legal classes"
The Lord Mayor of Dublin, Councillor Naoise Ó Muirí, reflects on his first four months in the position, and why he feels it’s his duty to say what’s on his mind.
# Lord Mayor of Dublin
Directly elected mayor still a possibility for Dublin - but not before 2014
Draft legislation that proposed a new type of mayor for Dublin had previously made it to the committee stage in late 2010 before being shelved.
# Lord Mayor
Brains behind the bike scheme is Dublin's new mayor
Labour councillor Andrew Montague has been elected at a meeting of Dublin City Council this evening.
# Week in Photos
The week in photos
This is the week that was, in pictures…
# Dublin Mayor
Gogarty slams Labour moves to delay Dublin Mayor vote
Paul Gogarty slams a defeated Labour Party move that would have seen the directly-elected mayor be delayed until 2014.