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#Planning

# 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 71,149 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 21,280 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 17,693 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 30,043 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 13,907 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 34,402 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 8,805 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 34,510 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 16,552 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 19,150 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 68,583 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 8,083 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 63,514 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 36,330 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 19,485 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 14,136 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 26,374 Views 28 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 68,588 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 7,144 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 7,618 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 26,058 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.

# planning - Tuesday 24 November, 2020

Major leisure and biodiversity centre in Booterstown refused planning permission over pollution concerns
# Dublin Bay
# Dublin Bay

Major leisure and biodiversity centre in Booterstown refused planning permission over pollution concerns

Nov 24th 2020, 10:33 AM 18,293 Views 9 Comments

The site is located opposite the former Tara Towers Hotel on the Merrion Road.

# planning - Thursday 5 November, 2020

Developers who demolished O'Rahilly House insisted it happened 'in accordance with all applicable laws'
# O'rahilly House
# O'rahilly House

Developers who demolished O'Rahilly House insisted it happened 'in accordance with all applicable laws'

Nov 5th 2020, 3:00 PM 23,808 Views 11 Comments

That’s according to correspondence between the developers and Dublin City Council.

# planning - Friday 16 October, 2020

Council gives green light to convert James Joyce's House of the Dead into a tourist hostel
# Planning
# Planning

Council gives green light to convert James Joyce's House of the Dead into a tourist hostel

Oct 16th 2020, 4:39 PM 15,446 Views 22 Comments

The house at 15 Usher’s Island, Dublin 8 was once home to James Joyce’s grand aunts.

# planning - Tuesday 29 September, 2020

'An act of sheer wanton corporate vandalism': Former home of 1916 leader demolished in Dublin
# Ballsbridge
# Ballsbridge

'An act of sheer wanton corporate vandalism': Former home of 1916 leader demolished in Dublin

Updated Sep 29th 2020, 3:09 PM 76,954 Views 120 Comments

The property at 40 Herbert Park was bulldozed this morning.

# planning - Monday 28 September, 2020

Dublin councils move most Halloween plans online due to Covid-19
# Spooky
# Spooky

Dublin councils move most Halloween plans online due to Covid-19

Sep 28th 2020, 9:00 PM 21,996 Views 7 Comments

It’s almost that time of year again…

# planning - Tuesday 22 September, 2020

Nun who broke planning laws to set up west Cork hermitage given until next summer to vacate premises
# Intervention
# Intervention

Nun who broke planning laws to set up west Cork hermitage given until next summer to vacate premises

Sep 22nd 2020, 6:45 PM 27,928 Views 0 Comments

Two runs continue to live on the property.

# planning - Sunday 30 August, 2020

Permission given to Trinity Hall extension despite concerns over 'screaming, shouting, and urinating'
# Dartry
# Dartry

Permission given to Trinity Hall extension despite concerns over 'screaming, shouting, and urinating'

Aug 30th 2020, 7:15 AM 41,455 Views 13 Comments

Dozens of submissions from local residents raised concerns about the plans.

# planning - Thursday 2 July, 2020

'Significant public interest': Green Party TD calls for release of 2015 report into Donegal planning irregularities
# Donegal
# Donegal

'Significant public interest': Green Party TD calls for release of 2015 report into Donegal planning irregularities

Jul 2nd 2020, 6:00 AM 24,221 Views 22 Comments

The report was first submitted to former Housing Minister Eoghan Murphy in June 2017,

# planning - Friday 22 May, 2020

IRFU confirms plans are in place for inter-pros at the Aviva in August
# Derbies
From The42
# Derbies

IRFU confirms plans are in place for inter-pros at the Aviva in August

May 22nd 2020, 3:17 PM 16,683 Views 21 Comments

The games would take place behind closed doors on 22 and 23 August.

# planning - Thursday 30 April, 2020

Staging games at neutral venues on the table ahead of Premier League's return-to-play talks
# Planning
From The42
# Planning

Staging games at neutral venues on the table ahead of Premier League's return-to-play talks

Apr 30th 2020, 6:10 PM 8,529 Views 52 Comments

Liverpool, meanwhile, have refuted claims by the city’s mayor that fans would congregate outside Anfield even if games were behind closed doors.

# planning - Thursday 23 April, 2020

IRFU exploring possibility of Ulster training in Dundalk if restrictions ease
# Planning
From The42
# Planning

IRFU exploring possibility of Ulster training in Dundalk if restrictions ease

Apr 23rd 2020, 7:12 PM 10,643 Views 16 Comments

The northern province could be set for a short-term move if the IRFU pursue the idea.

# planning - Wednesday 15 April, 2020

Inter-provincial series among possibilities for any return of rugby
# Options
From The42
# Options

Inter-provincial series among possibilities for any return of rugby

Updated Apr 15th 2020, 1:04 PM 12,414 Views 9 Comments

‘That sort of scenario is a possibility of playing out due to the travel issues.’

# planning - Sunday 29 March, 2020

Premier League committed to finishing current season, says West Ham boss
# Planning
From The42
# Planning

Premier League committed to finishing current season, says West Ham boss

Mar 29th 2020, 9:28 AM 9,623 Views 17 Comments

Contrary to recent reports, Karren Brady says clubs are committed to restarting the present season, even if it means running into late summer.

# planning - Monday 23 March, 2020

Gary Neville focusing on ‘greater priorities’ despite missing football
# Planning
From The42
# Planning

Gary Neville focusing on ‘greater priorities’ despite missing football

Mar 23rd 2020, 12:28 PM 3,898 Views 4 Comments

The Sky pundit and Wales manager Ryan Giggs have given NHS staff access to 176 beds in their two hotels in Manchester free of charge.

# planning - Thursday 19 March, 2020

Premier League clubs to meet today to find resolutions to fixtures problem
# Planning
From The42
# Planning

Premier League clubs to meet today to find resolutions to fixtures problem

Mar 19th 2020, 7:45 AM 3,016 Views 10 Comments

The competition has been suspended until 4 April, but a return to action by that date looks highly optimistic.

# planning - Wednesday 4 March, 2020

Dublin city to get first new cinema in years after An Bord Pleanála gives green light
# Green Reit
# Green Reit

Dublin city to get first new cinema in years after An Bord Pleanála gives green light

Mar 4th 2020, 5:16 PM 29,726 Views 13 Comments

The board ruled that the plan would not seriously injure the amenities of the area.

# planning - Monday 2 March, 2020

Copper Face Jacks, Tayto and Bohemians FC sent warning letters by Dublin City Council over murals
# Mural High Ground
# Mural High Ground

Copper Face Jacks, Tayto and Bohemians FC sent warning letters by Dublin City Council over murals

Mar 2nd 2020, 12:05 AM 98,014 Views 0 Comments

The council sent 35 letters under the Planning and Development Act in recent years.

# planning - Wednesday 26 February, 2020

GAA games will be called off if government issues order
# Planning
From The42
# Planning

GAA games will be called off if government issues order

Feb 26th 2020, 12:50 PM 45,666 Views 25 Comments

The GAA is on high alert as coronavirus spreads across Europe, and is prepared to put the national interest first if needs be.

# planning - Wednesday 19 February, 2020

Permission granted for new co-living development just 1km from Dublin city
# Rathmines
# Rathmines

Permission granted for new co-living development just 1km from Dublin city

Feb 19th 2020, 5:24 PM 30,048 Views 47 Comments

Dublin City Council refused permission for the development last year.

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