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# planning - Monday 20 June, 2022

Beer garden off O'Connell Street used by three pubs faces closure due to hotel development
# Last Orders
# Last Orders

Beer garden off O'Connell Street used by three pubs faces closure due to hotel development

Jun 20th 2022, 11:35 AM 84,118 Views 51 Comments

The beer garden, shared by Fibber Magee’s, The Living Room and Murray’s, has been described as a ‘unique cultural centre’.

# planning - Sunday 12 June, 2022

New Aldi supermarket for Finglas blocked over interference with Luas Green Line extension
# Aldi
# Aldi

New Aldi supermarket for Finglas blocked over interference with Luas Green Line extension

Jun 12th 2022, 2:56 PM 27,326 Views 10 Comments

The plans would have doubled the size of the existing supermarket and reduced the number of parking spaces.

# planning - Tuesday 7 June, 2022

101-unit build-to-rent apartment scheme approved in Stillorgan despite council concerns
# Planning
# Planning

101-unit build-to-rent apartment scheme approved in Stillorgan despite council concerns

Jun 7th 2022, 8:26 PM 28,163 Views 13 Comments

The local council said it has serious concerns relating to the development’s scale, massing and height.

ABP controversy has potential to erode public confidence in planning system, says professional body
# Planning
# Planning

ABP controversy has potential to erode public confidence in planning system, says professional body

Jun 7th 2022, 7:52 PM 19,248 Views 0 Comments

The Irish Planning Institute says review must be completed ‘thoroughly and without any undue delay’.

# planning - Wednesday 1 June, 2022

Locals fear impact of 534-unit build-to-rent scheme on ancient Glendruid dolmen
# South Dublin
# South Dublin

Locals fear impact of 534-unit build-to-rent scheme on ancient Glendruid dolmen

Jun 1st 2022, 6:58 PM 24,119 Views 24 Comments

A group compared the plan to the idea of building a 10-storey apartment block beside Newgrange.

# planning - Sunday 22 May, 2022

Planning regulator calls for ban on new data centres by South Dublin County Council to be reversed
# Planning
# Planning

Planning regulator calls for ban on new data centres by South Dublin County Council to be reversed

May 22nd 2022, 2:30 PM 24,805 Views 26 Comments

The Commission of Regulation of Utilities ruled out a moratorium on new data centres.

# planning - Friday 20 May, 2022

Planning permission refused for Wicklow wind farm due to nearby Air Corps activity
# Planning
# Planning

Planning permission refused for Wicklow wind farm due to nearby Air Corps activity

May 20th 2022, 2:20 PM 18,226 Views 18 Comments

The proposed site is just under 2.5 kilometres from Coolmoney Defence Forces camp.

# planning - Thursday 12 May, 2022

Inquiry into An Bord Pleanála's deputy chair to review three planning decisions
# Planning
# Planning

Inquiry into An Bord Pleanála's deputy chair to review three planning decisions

May 12th 2022, 12:01 PM 8,859 Views 0 Comments

Senior counsel Remy Farrell has six weeks to carry out his report.

# planning - Wednesday 11 May, 2022

Terms of reference being finalised for An Bord Pleanála decisions review, says Taoiseach
# An Bord Pleanála
# An Bord Pleanála

Terms of reference being finalised for An Bord Pleanála decisions review, says Taoiseach

May 11th 2022, 2:17 PM 4,843 Views 0 Comments

Paul Hyde has temporarily stepped back from his role as two separate probes into his decisions continue.

# planning - Tuesday 10 May, 2022

Review of certain An Bord Pleanála decisions 'needs to be done quickly' as deputy chair steps back temporarily
# An Bord Pleanála
# An Bord Pleanála

Review of certain An Bord Pleanála decisions 'needs to be done quickly' as deputy chair steps back temporarily

Updated May 10th 2022, 1:02 PM 14,604 Views 0 Comments

Paul Hyde, who has been in the role since 2019, has denied the allegations.

# planning - Monday 25 April, 2022

Developers seek 'fast track' planning for 5,035 units for Dublin over five day period
# Fast Track Housing
# Fast Track Housing

Developers seek 'fast track' planning for 5,035 units for Dublin over five day period

Apr 25th 2022, 8:50 PM 34,753 Views 31 Comments

More than 9,000 residential units have been applied for under the SHD system for Dublin over a two week period in April.

# planning - Sunday 13 March, 2022

'To hell with the countryside': Fears in Galway about impact of proposed cap on one-off housing
# Development Plan
# Development Plan

'To hell with the countryside': Fears in Galway about impact of proposed cap on one-off housing

Mar 13th 2022, 12:05 AM 63,284 Views 41 Comments

A new County Development Plan is set to come into effect during the summer.

# planning - Wednesday 2 March, 2022

Scenario planning underway for Ireland to accommodate thousands of refugees from Ukraine
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Scenario planning underway for Ireland to accommodate thousands of refugees from Ukraine

Mar 2nd 2022, 6:46 PM 20,879 Views 16 Comments

The Taoiseach said it is ‘very possible’ that Ireland could be asked to take in numbers higher than 20,000.

# planning - Tuesday 22 February, 2022

Court to decide over legality of three prominent Dublin street murals
# Court Battle
# Court Battle

Court to decide over legality of three prominent Dublin street murals

Feb 22nd 2022, 10:37 PM 38,133 Views 0 Comments

The murals by the group Subset did not have the all-clear from the city’s planning department.

# planning - Tuesday 15 February, 2022

Planning watchdog clashes with Dublin City Council over plans to limit new build-to-rent schemes
# Planning
# Planning

Planning watchdog clashes with Dublin City Council over plans to limit new build-to-rent schemes

Feb 15th 2022, 5:27 PM 12,885 Views 0 Comments

The regulator said it was crucial that the delivery of all forms of housing in Dublin was accelerated and supported.

# planning - Monday 14 February, 2022

Blarney Castle challenges decision to grant planning for hotel and supermarket 200 metres from castle
# Blarney Rubble
# Blarney Rubble

Blarney Castle challenges decision to grant planning for hotel and supermarket 200 metres from castle

Feb 14th 2022, 3:59 PM 21,370 Views 0 Comments

The case will be heard again in April.

# planning - Thursday 10 February, 2022

Mary Lou McDonald lodges appeal over green light for O'Connell and Moore Street redevelopment
# Planning
# Planning

Mary Lou McDonald lodges appeal over green light for O'Connell and Moore Street redevelopment

Feb 10th 2022, 7:39 PM 24,896 Views 48 Comments

A decision is due on the appeals by An Bord Pleanala in June.

# planning - Monday 7 February, 2022

Qualification for Euro 2024, a third-tier LOI and improved facilities - FAI unveil strategic targets to 2025
# Planning
From The42
# Planning

Qualification for Euro 2024, a third-tier LOI and improved facilities - FAI unveil strategic targets to 2025

Updated Feb 7th 2022, 9:32 PM 17,977 Views 19 Comments

The FAI have tonight unveiled their overall plans for the game in Ireland up to 2025.

# planning - Monday 24 January, 2022

Green light given for €75 million eight storey extension to Beacon Hospital
# Beacon
# Beacon

Green light given for €75 million eight storey extension to Beacon Hospital

Jan 24th 2022, 5:27 PM 19,754 Views 21 Comments

The scheme includes new A&E facilities and cancer care facilities.

# planning - Wednesday 5 January, 2022

Planning permission granted for 667 apartments in south Dublin despite local opposition
# Housing
# Housing

Planning permission granted for 667 apartments in south Dublin despite local opposition

Jan 5th 2022, 5:34 PM 71,802 Views 40 Comments

Over 165 objections were lodged against the scheme for the former Jesuit lands at Milltown Park.

# planning - Tuesday 4 January, 2022

Developers scale back plans for hotel over Cobblestone pub in Dublin
# Cobblestone
# Cobblestone

Developers scale back plans for hotel over Cobblestone pub in Dublin

Jan 4th 2022, 6:05 PM 21,372 Views 10 Comments

The developers say the plans will ensure that the pub’s important cultural offering will be maintained.

# planning - Thursday 23 December, 2021

Cobblestone planning row continues as developer lodges appeal
# The Cobblestone
# The Cobblestone

Cobblestone planning row continues as developer lodges appeal

Dec 23rd 2021, 4:15 PM 17,742 Views 0 Comments

The famed Cobblestone Pub was to be site of a new hotel scheme.

# planning - Monday 8 November, 2021

Controversial development of 1,600 rental units in Drumcondra granted approval
# Holy Cross College
# Holy Cross College

Controversial development of 1,600 rental units in Drumcondra granted approval

Nov 8th 2021, 3:41 PM 30,517 Views 53 Comments

The development has been the focus of significant public opposition, including from Dublin City Council.

# planning - Saturday 9 October, 2021

A useful guide to Ireland's planning system and how to have your say on proposed developments
# Explainer
# Explainer

A useful guide to Ireland's planning system and how to have your say on proposed developments

Oct 9th 2021, 7:00 PM 14,195 Views 11 Comments

News of two developments brought the system into focus again this week.

# planning - Tuesday 5 October, 2021

Green light for Conrad to transform into 'world class, five star hotel'
# Planning
# Planning

Green light for Conrad to transform into 'world class, five star hotel'

Oct 5th 2021, 10:11 PM 34,482 Views 11 Comments

Archer Hotel Capital has secured permission for an eight storey extension.

# planning - Monday 4 October, 2021

Number of planning staff needs to be dramatically increased to meet demand, says regulator
# Planning
# Planning

Number of planning staff needs to be dramatically increased to meet demand, says regulator

Oct 4th 2021, 2:54 PM 8,819 Views 4 Comments

Niall Cussen said employees are fully stretched and often have to work late to meet tight planning deadlines.

# planning - Wednesday 29 September, 2021

Planning permission approved for Howth apartments despite residents' objections
# An Bord Pleanála
# An Bord Pleanála

Planning permission approved for Howth apartments despite residents' objections

Sep 29th 2021, 9:30 PM 34,718 Views 34 Comments

Locals were concerned that Howth is being overdeveloped.

# planning - Tuesday 14 September, 2021

Green light for 'unique' redevelopment of €400m O'Devaney Gardens site
# Redevelopment
# Redevelopment

Green light for 'unique' redevelopment of €400m O'Devaney Gardens site

Sep 14th 2021, 2:26 PM 16,635 Views 15 Comments

Half of the 1,047 units to be social and affordable units.

# planning - Tuesday 27 July, 2021

Move to restrict legal cases against planning proposals provokes nearly 300 complaints
# Department Of Housing
# Department Of Housing

Move to restrict legal cases against planning proposals provokes nearly 300 complaints

Jul 27th 2021, 6:30 AM 19,182 Views 13 Comments

An Taisce were among more than a dozen environmental groups to object to the proposals.

# planning - Wednesday 2 June, 2021

Dublin nuns in planning battle to protect their right to 'worship in peace and safety'
# Dublin 4
# Dublin 4

Dublin nuns in planning battle to protect their right to 'worship in peace and safety'

Jun 2nd 2021, 5:55 PM 68,731 Views 48 Comments

Kerry man Derek Twiss is seeking planning permission to construct two apartments at Lansdowne Terrace.

# planning - Wednesday 26 May, 2021

Number of residential units sent for planning dropped by 29% in first quarter of this year
# Housing
# Housing

Number of residential units sent for planning dropped by 29% in first quarter of this year

May 26th 2021, 6:10 AM 8,104 Views 7 Comments

The type of residential units subject to commencement has seen a “substantial shift” towards housing over apartments.

# planning - Monday 17 May, 2021

Fate of badger family at centre of planning battle between Pat Kenny and nursing home developer
# Bartra Capital
# Bartra Capital

Fate of badger family at centre of planning battle between Pat Kenny and nursing home developer

May 17th 2021, 6:39 PM 63,623 Views 39 Comments

Bartra Capital plans to build a 104-bedroom nursing home in Dalkey, south Dublin.

# planning - Friday 23 April, 2021

Planning watchdog warns of negative impacts of numerous developments in south Dublin on M50 and Luas line
# Luas M50 Woes
# Luas M50 Woes

Planning watchdog warns of negative impacts of numerous developments in south Dublin on M50 and Luas line

Apr 23rd 2021, 1:44 PM 36,553 Views 56 Comments

The OPR has criticised a new draft development plan by Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council.

# planning - Thursday 22 April, 2021

Harry Crosbie no longer liable for €70,000 tax after planning board's ruling on Vicar Street site
# Dublin
# Dublin

Harry Crosbie no longer liable for €70,000 tax after planning board's ruling on Vicar Street site

Apr 22nd 2021, 1:13 PM 19,517 Views 12 Comments

Dublin City Council tried to have the site listed as vacant.

# planning - Wednesday 21 April, 2021

James Joyce's 'House of the Dead' to become hostel despite planning appeal by author Colm Tóibín
# An Bord Pleanála
# An Bord Pleanála

James Joyce's 'House of the Dead' to become hostel despite planning appeal by author Colm Tóibín

Apr 21st 2021, 11:56 AM 14,173 Views 14 Comments

Permission was initially granted by Dublin City Council last year.

# planning - Wednesday 14 April, 2021

Go ahead given to GAA for seven storey 200 bedroom hotel near Croke Park
# Clonliffe College
# Clonliffe College

Go ahead given to GAA for seven storey 200 bedroom hotel near Croke Park

Apr 14th 2021, 5:57 PM 26,432 Views 27 Comments

Stock market listed hotel group Dalata is to operate the hotel under the group’s Maldron brand.

# planning - Monday 5 April, 2021

The N6 ring road: Solution or dead end for Galway congestion crisis?
# Dead End
# Dead End

The N6 ring road: Solution or dead end for Galway congestion crisis?

Apr 5th 2021, 12:03 AM 68,888 Views 67 Comments

Noteworthy and The Journal take a deep dive into the controversial infrastructure plan which awaits green light from planners.

# planning - Monday 11 January, 2021

'Change or be changed' - Provinces get used to dealing with uncertainty
# Planning
From The42
# Planning

'Change or be changed' - Provinces get used to dealing with uncertainty

Jan 11th 2021, 1:01 AM 7,173 Views 5 Comments

Connacht and Munster insisted they had no idea what would come next after Saturday night’s clash.

# planning - Wednesday 30 December, 2020

Open Access: A citizen’s guide to uncovering housing and local information
# Info Hub
# Info Hub

Open Access: A citizen’s guide to uncovering housing and local information

Dec 30th 2020, 11:30 AM 7,641 Views 0 Comments

Our community-driven platform Noteworthy helps you find out if you are in an area prone to floods, landslides, high radon and more.

# planning - Sunday 13 December, 2020

Opinion: We need to rethink how we plan our cities and towns after this year
# Planning
# Planning

Opinion: We need to rethink how we plan our cities and towns after this year

Dec 13th 2020, 8:00 PM 26,139 Views 56 Comments

Head of the Office of the Planning Regulator Niall Cussen says it’s time to change our thinking entirely around how we live and plan our communities.

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