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#Planning

# planning - Monday 9 September, 2019

'It's out of our hands now': Dublin's Bernard Shaw pub to close at end of October
# Planning
# Planning

'It's out of our hands now': Dublin's Bernard Shaw pub to close at end of October

Sep 9th 2019, 3:26 PM 65,950 Views 39 Comments

The owners of the pub said they had “tried really hard” to renew their lease, stay on longer or buy the pub.

# planning - Wednesday 21 August, 2019

Proposal for 11-storey apartment complex in south Dublin likely to face opposition
# Donnybrook
# Donnybrook

Proposal for 11-storey apartment complex in south Dublin likely to face opposition

Aug 21st 2019, 6:00 AM 23,181 Views 54 Comments

The proposal is for the construction of a development with 62 new apartments.

# planning - Sunday 18 August, 2019

North Dublin apartment block refused planning permission following objection from local pub
# An Bord Pleanála
# An Bord Pleanála

North Dublin apartment block refused planning permission following objection from local pub

Aug 18th 2019, 10:00 PM 78,196 Views 58 Comments

The Bald Eagle raised concerns that the block would negatively impact its business.

# planning - Thursday 8 August, 2019

Merchants Quay to appeal injecting centre refusal to An Bord Pleanála
# Injecting Centre
# Injecting Centre

Merchants Quay to appeal injecting centre refusal to An Bord Pleanála

Aug 8th 2019, 12:17 PM 9,554 Views 32 Comments

DCC last month refused permission for the the injecting centre.

# planning - Tuesday 30 July, 2019

Controversial Dún Laoghaire co-living development granted permission by An Bord Pleanála
# Green Light
# Green Light

Controversial Dún Laoghaire co-living development granted permission by An Bord Pleanála

Jul 30th 2019, 1:49 PM 31,824 Views 88 Comments

Bartra Capital’s CEO said the company will implement conditions outlined by the planning body.

# planning - Saturday 27 July, 2019

Former drugs minister says injecting centre plan has 'been allowed to die' by government
# Addiction
# Addiction

Former drugs minister says injecting centre plan has 'been allowed to die' by government

Jul 27th 2019, 6:30 AM 11,416 Views 21 Comments

Dublin City Council has refused planning permission for an injecting facility.

# planning - Monday 22 July, 2019

Pat Kenny loses battle against plans for apartment blocks beside family home
# Dalkey
# Dalkey

Pat Kenny loses battle against plans for apartment blocks beside family home

Jul 22nd 2019, 3:32 PM 57,065 Views 47 Comments

The Kennys led the local opposition against the plan with 17 other objections from locals also lodged.

# planning - Wednesday 17 July, 2019

Appeal to merge Irish Yeast Company building with Victorian pub in Dublin rejected
# An Bord Pleanála
# An Bord Pleanála

Appeal to merge Irish Yeast Company building with Victorian pub in Dublin rejected

Jul 17th 2019, 10:54 PM 26,754 Views 34 Comments

Capital Estate Management Ltd had planned to merge the building with Bowe’s pub.

# planning - Tuesday 16 July, 2019

Tourism group claims 13-storey apartment block will ruin view from Guinness Storehouse bar
# Gravity Bar
# Gravity Bar

Tourism group claims 13-storey apartment block will ruin view from Guinness Storehouse bar

Jul 16th 2019, 10:04 PM 23,161 Views 39 Comments

The building will contain apartments, shops, restaurants, medical facilities, co-working spaces and a creche.

# planning - Friday 12 July, 2019

Hotel developers unveil plans to build country's tallest building at Cork site
# Custom House Quay
# Custom House Quay

Hotel developers unveil plans to build country's tallest building at Cork site

Jul 12th 2019, 11:05 AM 34,231 Views 72 Comments

The tower would be the tallest building in Ireland.

# planning - Tuesday 9 July, 2019

Plans for over 250 homes on Hollystown Golf Club lands rejected as 'substandard form of development'
# Dublin
# Dublin

Plans for over 250 homes on Hollystown Golf Club lands rejected as 'substandard form of development'

Jul 9th 2019, 6:10 AM 31,447 Views 15 Comments

ABP said the plans would “result in a substandard form of development”.

# planning - Thursday 4 July, 2019

Gardaí refuse to provide policing plan needed for injecting centre until planning permission is granted
# Injecting Centre
# Injecting Centre

Gardaí refuse to provide policing plan needed for injecting centre until planning permission is granted

Jul 4th 2019, 6:31 AM 10,080 Views 33 Comments

Merchants Quay Ireland applied to Dublin City Council for planning permission for the centre last year.

# planning - Friday 28 June, 2019

Plans for 299 apartments in blocks of up to 9 storeys in Glasnevin rejected after significant local objection
# Daneswell Place
# Daneswell Place

Plans for 299 apartments in blocks of up to 9 storeys in Glasnevin rejected after significant local objection

Jun 28th 2019, 6:45 AM 26,313 Views 69 Comments

Plans were lodged in March for properties at the former Smurfit Printworks site.

# planning - Thursday 27 June, 2019

Dunnes has won a months-long planning dispute to keep its Liffey Valley Café Sol open
# Building And Property
# Building And Property

Dunnes has won a months-long planning dispute to keep its Liffey Valley Café Sol open

Jun 27th 2019, 10:25 AM 456 Views 0 Comments

The retail giant referred the case to An Bord Pleanála late last year.

# planning - Tuesday 18 June, 2019

Justice Department hit with €27,000 levy by Dublin City Council for vacant site it is trying to transfer to the council
# Kilmainham Road
# Kilmainham Road

Justice Department hit with €27,000 levy by Dublin City Council for vacant site it is trying to transfer to the council

Jun 18th 2019, 6:05 AM 18,987 Views 13 Comments

The site at 51A Old Kilmainham Road, Dublin 8, has been vacant for a number of years.

# planning - Thursday 13 June, 2019

Plans lodged to demolish Greenvale Hotel where three teenagers died in a crush
# Tyrone
# Tyrone

Plans lodged to demolish Greenvale Hotel where three teenagers died in a crush

Jun 13th 2019, 10:47 PM 18,911 Views 0 Comments

Plans were submitted on Tuesday to demolish the hotel and build five houses on the site.

# planning - Tuesday 11 June, 2019

Apartments overlooking graveyard in Dublin get green light despite concerns mourners will be 'robbed of their privacy'
# Mount Jerome
# Mount Jerome

Apartments overlooking graveyard in Dublin get green light despite concerns mourners will be 'robbed of their privacy'

Jun 11th 2019, 6:05 AM 36,516 Views 29 Comments

An appeal has now been lodged with An Bord Pleanála by a separate party against the development going ahead.

# planning - Sunday 2 June, 2019

Food market allowed to operate in south Dublin business park despite concerns from local businesses
# Central Park
# Central Park

Food market allowed to operate in south Dublin business park despite concerns from local businesses

Jun 2nd 2019, 6:00 AM 69,110 Views 19 Comments

Retailers had objected to the return of the market this year.

# planning - Tuesday 28 May, 2019

Plans for 20 serviced apartments in 18th-century buildings in Dublin get the go-ahead after appeal
# Aungier Street
# Aungier Street

Plans for 20 serviced apartments in 18th-century buildings in Dublin get the go-ahead after appeal

May 28th 2019, 6:20 AM 19,143 Views 23 Comments

The high-end apartments will form an annex to the soon-to-be-opened Marlin Hotel.

# planning - Friday 17 May, 2019

'Excessive, extremely concerning': Plan for €75m Carrickmines retail park faces further objections
# Planning
# Planning

'Excessive, extremely concerning': Plan for €75m Carrickmines retail park faces further objections

May 17th 2019, 6:10 AM 22,206 Views 30 Comments

The company that owns Dundrum Town Centre has argued that the local population is not big enough to justify the scale of the development.

# planning - Thursday 9 May, 2019

Dublin's first injecting centre delayed further as Merchants Quay needs more time to address planning concerns
# Extension
# Extension

Dublin's first injecting centre delayed further as Merchants Quay needs more time to address planning concerns

May 9th 2019, 12:27 PM 9,516 Views 43 Comments

The centre aims to provide a safe, clean environment for people to inject drugs.

# planning - Saturday 13 April, 2019

Eir's plan to turn a telephone exchange into a fancy office has been paused - for now
# Building And Property
# Building And Property

Eir's plan to turn a telephone exchange into a fancy office has been paused - for now

Apr 13th 2019, 6:30 AM 21,941 Views 29 Comments

City planners pressed pause so the telco can provide extra information on the project.

# planning - Sunday 7 April, 2019

After a two-year planning battle, Johnny Ronan's Dublin skyscraper has been given the green light
# Tara Street
# Tara Street

After a two-year planning battle, Johnny Ronan's Dublin skyscraper has been given the green light

Apr 7th 2019, 6:00 AM 130,387 Views 98 Comments

An Bord Pleanála has granted permission with conditions for the 22-storey building on the banks of the Liffey.

# planning - Monday 1 April, 2019

Kildare County Council puts the brakes on Intel's €3.5 billion plan for new manufacturing plant
# Leixlip
# Leixlip

Kildare County Council puts the brakes on Intel's €3.5 billion plan for new manufacturing plant

Apr 1st 2019, 9:34 PM 59,883 Views 63 Comments

The council wants further information from the tech giant on the plan.

# planning - Sunday 31 March, 2019

EPCR confirms dates and kick-off times for Munster and Leinster semi-finals
# Details
From The42
# Details

EPCR confirms dates and kick-off times for Munster and Leinster semi-finals

Mar 31st 2019, 6:08 PM 27,296 Views 36 Comments

The southern province are first up against Saracens on Saturday 20 April.

# planning - Thursday 28 March, 2019

Irish Wildlife Trust lodges objection to Bord na Móna windfarm in Co Longford
# Turbines
# Turbines

Irish Wildlife Trust lodges objection to Bord na Móna windfarm in Co Longford

Mar 28th 2019, 4:55 PM 9,997 Views 41 Comments

An outcome on the planning application for the 24-turbine windfarm is expected in July.

# planning - Tuesday 26 March, 2019

Appeal lodged after council rejects plan for a penguinarium in Galway
# Salthill
# Salthill

Appeal lodged after council rejects plan for a penguinarium in Galway

Mar 26th 2019, 6:10 AM 17,406 Views 16 Comments

Galway Atlantaquaria is appealing the decision to An Bord Pleanála.

# planning - Sunday 24 March, 2019

The planned new Harcourt Street 'superpub' that fought Dublin council and won is battling city planners again
# Building And Propoerty
# Building And Propoerty

The planned new Harcourt Street 'superpub' that fought Dublin council and won is battling city planners again

Mar 24th 2019, 7:30 AM 31,734 Views 29 Comments

Gambetta Limited had previously won approval for a bar development on Harcourt Street.

# planning - Saturday 23 March, 2019

Hospitality firm loses appeal to run 8 short-term let apartments in Dublin without planning permission
# The Key Collections
# The Key Collections

Hospitality firm loses appeal to run 8 short-term let apartments in Dublin without planning permission

Mar 23rd 2019, 6:00 AM 22,716 Views 11 Comments

An Bord Pleanála rejected an appeal following a DCC decision last year.

# planning - Saturday 16 March, 2019

36 players and lots of lessons: Schmidt gets wider look at Ireland in Six Nations
# Futureproofing
From The42
# Futureproofing

36 players and lots of lessons: Schmidt gets wider look at Ireland in Six Nations

Mar 16th 2019, 9:00 AM 9,484 Views 36 Comments

Tadhg Beirne and Kieran Marmion are the latest two to be involved in this championship.

# planning - Thursday 14 March, 2019

Possible Heineken Cup semi-final venues for Irish provinces confirmed
# Planning
From The42
# Planning

Possible Heineken Cup semi-final venues for Irish provinces confirmed

Mar 14th 2019, 12:07 PM 28,027 Views 43 Comments

The Aviva Stadium could be a host venue for the final four of the competition.

# planning - Friday 8 March, 2019

Community outraged after fast food restaurant gets planning permission 300m from school
# Skerries
# Skerries

Community outraged after fast food restaurant gets planning permission 300m from school

Mar 8th 2019, 12:05 AM 95,564 Views 102 Comments

The proposed restaurant will also be adjacent to a Montessori.

# planning - Tuesday 15 January, 2019

185-bedroom Vicar Street hotel given green light by DCC despite local objections
# Vicar Street
# Vicar Street

185-bedroom Vicar Street hotel given green light by DCC despite local objections

Jan 15th 2019, 4:55 PM 20,612 Views 23 Comments

In total, 12 objections have been lodged against the plan.

# planning - Friday 30 November, 2018

Pat Kenny suffers setback in planning row after council report gives fresh hope to developer
# Dalkey
# Dalkey

Pat Kenny suffers setback in planning row after council report gives fresh hope to developer

Nov 30th 2018, 4:42 PM 28,620 Views 37 Comments

The report says the council “considers that there is an opportunity to provide a high quality residential development on the subject site”.

# planning - Monday 26 November, 2018

Pat Kenny emerges victorious in planning battle with developer as council turns down apartment plan
# Dalkey
# Dalkey

Pat Kenny emerges victorious in planning battle with developer as council turns down apartment plan

Nov 26th 2018, 5:19 PM 76,106 Views 51 Comments

Pat Kenny and his wife Kathy objected to plans for apartment blocks and houses on a site adjacent to their home.

# planning - Monday 29 October, 2018

'It's like a maze. You don't know if you'll find your way out': Planning delays hitting rural Ireland house building
# Self Builds
# Self Builds

'It's like a maze. You don't know if you'll find your way out': Planning delays hitting rural Ireland house building

Oct 29th 2018, 8:00 PM 34,849 Views 46 Comments

A backlog at An Bord Pleanála is playing a role in delaying the process for people trying to build their home.

# planning - Saturday 20 October, 2018

As College Green plaza comes to a shuddering halt, we must ask why we can't put ideas into action
# Analysis
# Analysis

As College Green plaza comes to a shuddering halt, we must ask why we can't put ideas into action

Oct 20th 2018, 9:01 AM 20,397 Views 65 Comments

The plan was long talked about but hit a major planning roadblock this week.

# planning - Saturday 6 October, 2018

Plans afoot to construct new bridges in Dublin alongside iconic Royal Canal structures
# Scherzer Bridges
# Scherzer Bridges

Plans afoot to construct new bridges in Dublin alongside iconic Royal Canal structures

Oct 6th 2018, 9:30 PM 29,831 Views 29 Comments

The new bridges, one for walkers and one for cyclists, will run adjacent to the existing steel rolling Scherzer bridge on Spencer Dock.

# planning - Friday 28 September, 2018

Draft guidelines on urban development 'facilitate developers at expense of public'
# Height Restrictions
# Height Restrictions

Draft guidelines on urban development 'facilitate developers at expense of public'

Sep 28th 2018, 6:30 AM 17,821 Views 55 Comments

The issue of height restrictions often comes up when discussing urban sprawl.

# planning - Saturday 22 September, 2018

Plans afoot to build giant mural at Aviva Stadium to dissuade graffiti artists
# Pretty Pictures
# Pretty Pictures

Plans afoot to build giant mural at Aviva Stadium to dissuade graffiti artists

Sep 22nd 2018, 12:05 AM 22,054 Views 27 Comments

Planning permission is sought or a mural to ‘discourage unlawful graffiti’ and make a ‘positive contribution’ to the locality.