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#Planning

# 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 17,454 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 31,800 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 22,749 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 9,490 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 28,036 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 95,752 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 20,671 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 28,662 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 76,150 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 34,983 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 20,418 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 29,882 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 17,858 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 22,093 Views 27 Comments

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

# planning - Tuesday 4 September, 2018

Council puts plans for Supermacs plaza at centre of 'bogus letters' scandal on hold
# Clare
# Clare

Council puts plans for Supermacs plaza at centre of 'bogus letters' scandal on hold

Sep 4th 2018, 11:20 AM 22,197 Views 30 Comments

The fast food outlet plans to build a €10 million motorway plaza serving the Limerick to Galway motorway.

# planning - Wednesday 29 August, 2018

Planning application lodged to construct South Kerry Greenway
# Kerry
# Kerry

Planning application lodged to construct South Kerry Greenway

Aug 29th 2018, 8:27 PM 22,954 Views 38 Comments

The planned route impacts on 222 landholdings and 197 landowners, according to the council.

# planning - Monday 27 August, 2018

Local residents seek to block €220 million Cork-to-Ringaskiddy motorway plan
# M28
# M28

Local residents seek to block €220 million Cork-to-Ringaskiddy motorway plan

Aug 27th 2018, 6:32 PM 27,807 Views 0 Comments

The action has been brought by a group describing itself as the M28 Steering Group.

# planning - Wednesday 15 August, 2018

Applegreen owner leading the charge against Supermac's plan for a plaza between Limerick and Galway
# Planning
# Planning

Applegreen owner leading the charge against Supermac's plan for a plaza between Limerick and Galway

Aug 15th 2018, 10:18 PM 45,842 Views 59 Comments

However, the plan has strong local support.

# planning - Saturday 11 August, 2018

Mary Lou McDonald: The idea of Ireland rejoining the Commonwealth needs to be discussed
# Border Poll
# Border Poll

Mary Lou McDonald: The idea of Ireland rejoining the Commonwealth needs to be discussed

Aug 11th 2018, 7:10 AM 81,843 Views 142 Comments

The Sinn Féin leader said the Irish government must start to put plans in place for a united Ireland.

# planning - Sunday 22 July, 2018

Planning permission granted for refurbishment of warehouse that used to belong to U2
# Ware The Streets
# Ware The Streets

Planning permission granted for refurbishment of warehouse that used to belong to U2

Jul 22nd 2018, 9:45 AM 27,948 Views 37 Comments

It will contain a 311 square metre restaurant.

# planning - Saturday 14 July, 2018

Council presses ahead with plans for multi million euro Dublin City Library
# On Track
# On Track

Council presses ahead with plans for multi million euro Dublin City Library

Jul 14th 2018, 8:00 AM 15,091 Views 46 Comments

It is expected the council will apply for planning permission later this year with plans to open the new library in 2022.

# planning - Friday 29 June, 2018

Israel's embassy has stalled works planned for a Dublin office block over security concerns
# Building And Property
# Building And Property

Israel's embassy has stalled works planned for a Dublin office block over security concerns

Jun 29th 2018, 6:00 AM 16,525 Views 71 Comments

The embassy has been based out of the largely-empty Carrisbrook House in Ballsbridge since 1996.

# planning - Saturday 23 June, 2018

How one planning decision shows the door is open to taller buildings in Dublin
# Moving Up
# Moving Up

How one planning decision shows the door is open to taller buildings in Dublin

Jun 23rd 2018, 10:00 PM 25,107 Views 25 Comments

The new Ireland 2040 plan has been cited in the approval of a major hotel development.

# planning - Tuesday 12 June, 2018

Dublin City Council planning new pedestrian and cycle-only bridge across the River Liffey
# Docklands
# Docklands

Dublin City Council planning new pedestrian and cycle-only bridge across the River Liffey

Jun 12th 2018, 8:40 AM 17,569 Views 28 Comments

The council is proposing the Blood Stoney Bridge to cross the River Liffey in the Dublin Dockland Area.

# planning - Monday 11 June, 2018

Dublin school's plan for 'sports dome' gets green light
# Planning
# Planning

Dublin school's plan for 'sports dome' gets green light

Jun 11th 2018, 6:10 AM 32,670 Views 16 Comments

The school has won an appeal.

# planning - Tuesday 5 June, 2018

€75 million new Central Bank plan gets green light despite resident's objection
# Roof Garden
# Roof Garden

€75 million new Central Bank plan gets green light despite resident's objection

Jun 5th 2018, 5:25 PM 28,533 Views 31 Comments

The redevelopment will host over 1,000 office workers.

# planning - Thursday 31 May, 2018

Planning permission granted for controversial incinerator in Ringaskiddy
# Cork
# Cork

Planning permission granted for controversial incinerator in Ringaskiddy

May 31st 2018, 10:24 AM 16,566 Views 75 Comments

Waste company Indaver has been granted permission by An Bord Pleanála to build the waste-to-energy incinerator in Cork Harbour.

# planning - Saturday 21 April, 2018

This wooden "vertical village" will be built in Paris
# Wooden It Be Nice
# Wooden It Be Nice

This wooden "vertical village" will be built in Paris

Apr 21st 2018, 4:00 PM 19,231 Views 16 Comments

The mixed-use development will be built using a timber frame.

Here's what the plans look like for Dublin's newest hotel

Here's what the plans look like for Dublin's newest hotel

Apr 21st 2018, 10:00 AM 31,927 Views 29 Comments

A hotel operator has already agreed to run the site

# planning - Thursday 19 April, 2018

Fast-track planning approved for 450 homes near Kildare-Dublin border
# Wonderful Barn
# Wonderful Barn

Fast-track planning approved for 450 homes near Kildare-Dublin border

Apr 19th 2018, 4:27 PM 25,471 Views 48 Comments

The homes will launch in 2019.

# planning - Sunday 8 April, 2018

Neighbouring Georgian houses in planning dispute over building of new home on property
# Dublin 2
# Dublin 2

Neighbouring Georgian houses in planning dispute over building of new home on property

Apr 8th 2018, 8:30 AM 28,767 Views 14 Comments

A decision on the appeal from An Bord Pleanála is expected in the coming months, after planning permission was initially granted.

Where does the sale of the Sean McDermott St Magdalene Laundry stand?
# Dublin
# Dublin

Where does the sale of the Sean McDermott St Magdalene Laundry stand?

Apr 8th 2018, 7:45 AM 20,913 Views 40 Comments

A consultation process with 150 Magdalene survivors is to take place on the 5 and 6 June.

# planning - Wednesday 28 March, 2018

A long-shuttered Dublin city centre building is getting a facelift
# Vacant
# Vacant

A long-shuttered Dublin city centre building is getting a facelift

Mar 28th 2018, 6:00 AM 53,027 Views 32 Comments

The plan proposes building a 100-room hotel with a restaurant and three retail units.

# planning - Saturday 3 March, 2018

This 'future of living' concept has sideways elevators and landing strips for flying cars
# Pier 2
# Pier 2

This 'future of living' concept has sideways elevators and landing strips for flying cars

Mar 3rd 2018, 9:00 AM 20,622 Views 20 Comments

The building is also designed to be sustainable, using wind and tidal energy as well as a special type of glass.

# planning - Tuesday 27 February, 2018

Decision on €160 million Cork incinerator deferred for a tenth time
# Ringaskiddy
# Ringaskiddy

Decision on €160 million Cork incinerator deferred for a tenth time

Feb 27th 2018, 12:22 PM 8,783 Views 20 Comments

An Bord Pleanala says a decision will be made within three months.

# planning - Sunday 25 February, 2018

Dealz has been ordered to shutter one of its Dublin stores
# Job Losses
# Job Losses

Dealz has been ordered to shutter one of its Dublin stores

Feb 25th 2018, 4:00 PM 142,760 Views 74 Comments

An Bord Pleanála has said the British-owned retailer’s Fonthill store is breaking planning rules.

# planning - Saturday 24 February, 2018

'If this goes ahead, we'll go out of business': Planning appeal for protected structures in Dublin 7
# Blessington Street
# Blessington Street

'If this goes ahead, we'll go out of business': Planning appeal for protected structures in Dublin 7

Feb 24th 2018, 4:00 PM 23,517 Views 12 Comments

A company wants to convert the sites on Blessington Street into an aparthotel, but locals aren’t keen on the idea.

# planning - Monday 19 February, 2018

Dublin north inner city locals object to charity homeless support centre opening in their area
# Charity
# Charity

Dublin north inner city locals object to charity homeless support centre opening in their area

Feb 19th 2018, 12:05 AM 20,147 Views 32 Comments

Residents of North Wall lodged an official appeal after planning permission was granted for a new facility.

# planning - Friday 16 February, 2018

Project Ireland 2040: The key points you need to know
# Futureproofing
# Futureproofing

Project Ireland 2040: The key points you need to know

Feb 16th 2018, 3:05 PM 55,742 Views 120 Comments

The €116 billion plan sets out a 23-year vision for the country.

# planning - Sunday 14 January, 2018

Here's what London's skyline will look like in 2026
# London Eye
# London Eye

Here's what London's skyline will look like in 2026

Jan 14th 2018, 1:00 PM 29,461 Views 26 Comments

Six of the 13 upcoming developments will have free public viewing galleries.