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#Planning

# planning - Tuesday 12 January, 2016

'To only owe €9m on a €39m stadium, that’s an unbelievable position to be in'
# Planning
From The42
# Planning

'To only owe €9m on a €39m stadium, that’s an unbelievable position to be in'

Jan 12th 2016, 9:30 PM 27,241 Views 30 Comments

Munster CEO Garrett Fitzgerald believes the province has always been open to change.

# planning - Friday 8 January, 2016

New laws on the way to curb the spread of pubs and off licences
# Off Limits
# Off Limits

New laws on the way to curb the spread of pubs and off licences

Jan 8th 2016, 3:00 PM 21,393 Views 59 Comments

Frances Fitzgerald and planning minister Paudie Coffey have agreed a proposal to grant new veto-on-development powers to city and county councils.

# planning - Wednesday 6 January, 2016

Ireland is exposed to extreme weather in a manner we have never seen before
# Opinion
# Opinion

Ireland is exposed to extreme weather in a manner we have never seen before

Jan 6th 2016, 5:00 PM 607 Views 134 Comments

Extreme weather events are inevitable, flooding doesn’t have to be, writes Eamon Ryan.

# planning - Wednesday 23 December, 2015

10 tips to keep you stress-free this Christmas
# Opinion
# Opinion

10 tips to keep you stress-free this Christmas

Dec 23rd 2015, 12:00 PM 246 Views 14 Comments

Have you got lost somewhere in one of your lists – here are some practical tips to help you through the holiday season.

# planning - Tuesday 22 December, 2015

Kelly says apartment sizes aren't "shoebox living"
# Tiny
# Tiny

Kelly says apartment sizes aren't "shoebox living"

Dec 22nd 2015, 9:11 AM 16,237 Views 102 Comments

The plans have been criticised, but Kelly is steadfast.

# planning - Thursday 26 November, 2015

Plans for a 381-home development beside a Dublin park are not going down well
# ST ANNES PARK
# ST ANNES PARK

Plans for a 381-home development beside a Dublin park are not going down well

Nov 26th 2015, 6:06 PM 37,746 Views 45 Comments

Minister Aodhán Ó Ríordáin has joined the campaign against it.

# planning - Monday 23 November, 2015

Locals fight for 'No Fry Zone' as McDonald's is planned beside three schools
# Unhappy Meal
# Unhappy Meal

Locals fight for 'No Fry Zone' as McDonald's is planned beside three schools

Nov 23rd 2015, 8:47 PM 19,772 Views 62 Comments

An Bord Pleanála has given permission for the fast-food restaurant.

# planning - Friday 2 October, 2015

Should Dublin go high-rise?
# Scared Of Heights
# Scared Of Heights

Should Dublin go high-rise?

Oct 2nd 2015, 8:53 AM 13,836 Views 61 Comments

An Taisce wants you to have your say.

# planning - Wednesday 30 September, 2015

Residents told to pay €4 million or face being evicted over poor fire-proofing
# Longboat Quay
# Longboat Quay

Residents told to pay €4 million or face being evicted over poor fire-proofing

Sep 30th 2015, 11:10 PM 50,216 Views 162 Comments

Requests were made for the Taoiseach to get involved.

# planning - Tuesday 15 September, 2015

This could be Dublin's tallest office building
# Point To The Skies
# Point To The Skies

This could be Dublin's tallest office building

Sep 15th 2015, 8:37 AM 30,645 Views 77 Comments

If a planning application is approved.

# planning - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

A novel new use for Guinness waste heat (no rude jokes...)
# Children's Hospital
# Children's Hospital

A novel new use for Guinness waste heat (no rude jokes...)

Aug 11th 2015, 1:33 PM 15,500 Views 29 Comments

A system whereby hot water or steam could be pumped from the brewery to the new hospital is being investigated.

# planning - Wednesday 29 July, 2015

One of the worst traffic black spots in Dublin could be getting overhauled
# The Point Of It All
# The Point Of It All

One of the worst traffic black spots in Dublin could be getting overhauled

Jul 29th 2015, 4:46 PM 23,316 Views 16 Comments

But another part of Dublin could be getting smaller for cars.

# planning - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

Surveyors welcome plans to make Dublin apartments even smaller
# Shoe Box
# Shoe Box

Surveyors welcome plans to make Dublin apartments even smaller

Jul 28th 2015, 3:27 PM 47,370 Views 126 Comments

Council planning proposals would see the minimum size reduced by almost 20%.

# planning - Monday 27 July, 2015

This is what is being done to allow Ireland to build more houses
# Shortage
# Shortage

This is what is being done to allow Ireland to build more houses

Jul 27th 2015, 12:10 PM 21,442 Views 34 Comments

A review into An Bord Pleanála’s is taking place and should be finished by the end of the year.

# planning - Saturday 27 June, 2015

State bureaucracy is helping drive up rents, and it needs to stop
# Opinion
# Opinion

State bureaucracy is helping drive up rents, and it needs to stop

Jun 27th 2015, 8:15 PM 39 Views 25 Comments

It takes a project an average of 79 weeks from the date of planning application till the first builders start clearing the first square foot of the site for construction.

# planning - Saturday 6 June, 2015

5 things that will jeopardise your performance in an endurance event
# Be Prepared
From The42
# Be Prepared

5 things that will jeopardise your performance in an endurance event

Jun 6th 2015, 10:25 PM 6,614 Views 1 Comment

Here are the big, big mistakes you’re making.

# planning - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

Poll: Do you do a weekly grocery shop?
# Sponsored
# Sponsored

Poll: Do you do a weekly grocery shop?

May 13th 2015, 1:00 PM 22,838 Views 22 Comments

Are you a list-maker or a risk-taker? (In grocery terms that is…)

# planning - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

Warning letter sent calling for removal of giant same-sex marriage mural
# Planning Issue
# Planning Issue

Warning letter sent calling for removal of giant same-sex marriage mural

Apr 21st 2015, 11:02 PM 43,853 Views 207 Comments

It’s on the side of a building on South Great George’s St.

# planning - Monday 13 April, 2015

A €4.7 million plan to turn these flats into accommodation for homeless people will not go ahead
# No Go
# No Go

A €4.7 million plan to turn these flats into accommodation for homeless people will not go ahead

Apr 13th 2015, 10:48 PM 23,761 Views 48 Comments

Councillors told Dublin City CEO Owen Keegan not to press on with the plan this evening.

# planning - Thursday 26 March, 2015

Next season's Champions Cup starts a fortnight after the World Cup final
# Planning
From The42
# Planning

Next season's Champions Cup starts a fortnight after the World Cup final

Mar 26th 2015, 5:11 PM 6,723 Views 15 Comments

EPCR has also announced its plans for the play-off system over the next three seasons.

# planning - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

Canada plans to freeze 11km of roadway so people can skate to work
# Easy Commute
From The Daily Edge
# Easy Commute

Canada plans to freeze 11km of roadway so people can skate to work

Feb 24th 2015, 2:30 PM 2,849 Views 0 Comments

This is a new way to beat the rat race every morning.

# planning - Wednesday 4 February, 2015

Ireland will play their first Friday night Six Nations fixture against Wales in 2017
# Cardiff Nights
From The42
# Cardiff Nights

Ireland will play their first Friday night Six Nations fixture against Wales in 2017

Feb 4th 2015, 4:35 PM 4,375 Views 5 Comments

Tournament organisers have revealed details of the fixtures for 2016 and 2017.

# planning - Friday 19 December, 2014

George Redmond corruption findings withdrawn by Mahon Tribunal
# Certain Matters
# Certain Matters

George Redmond corruption findings withdrawn by Mahon Tribunal

Dec 19th 2014, 4:54 PM 5,551 Views 0 Comments

The corruption findings were made in an interim report by the Tribunal in 2004.

# planning - Sunday 30 November, 2014

Opinion: How to plan for a stress-free Christmas
# No Stress
# No Stress

Opinion: How to plan for a stress-free Christmas

Nov 30th 2014, 8:45 AM 86 Views 29 Comments

A little forethought can take a lot of the stress out of the season for one and all.

# planning - Monday 27 October, 2014

Why hasn't Dublin become a high-rise city?
# Reach For The Skies
# Reach For The Skies

Why hasn't Dublin become a high-rise city?

Oct 27th 2014, 6:30 PM 45,037 Views 100 Comments

With a huge deficit of rental properties, is it time to look up?

# planning - Friday 3 October, 2014

Gardaí are investigating dodgy Garth Brooks objection letters
# Fake Fuss
# Fake Fuss

Gardaí are investigating dodgy Garth Brooks objection letters

Oct 3rd 2014, 8:36 AM 23,586 Views 52 Comments

Did you miss this?

# planning - Monday 15 September, 2014

Column: As a country that thrives on its reputation for craic, we must ensure our cities are a place of enjoyment
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: As a country that thrives on its reputation for craic, we must ensure our cities are a place of enjoyment

Sep 15th 2014, 8:00 PM 238 Views 24 Comments

‘A good city is like a good party – people stay much longer than really necessary because they are enjoying themselves.’

# planning - Wednesday 16 July, 2014

A 400-acre 'suburb' in Cherrywood is now on the market for €220 million
# Masterplanning
# Masterplanning

A 400-acre 'suburb' in Cherrywood is now on the market for €220 million

Jul 16th 2014, 11:34 AM 17,203 Views 79 Comments

The land is “bigger than Hyde Park” and could hold nearly 4,000 homes.

# planning - Thursday 26 June, 2014

It turns out the Mahon Tribunal is going to cost less than was previously thought*
# Small Mercies
# Small Mercies

It turns out the Mahon Tribunal is going to cost less than was previously thought*

Jun 26th 2014, 12:06 PM 5,433 Views 24 Comments

*Though it’s still a whopping €159 million.

# planning - Sunday 22 June, 2014

Microsoft to build new Dublin headquarters and take on 200 extra staff
# Windows Of Opportunity
# Windows Of Opportunity

Microsoft to build new Dublin headquarters and take on 200 extra staff

Jun 22nd 2014, 3:49 PM 21,611 Views 35 Comments

The company will spend hundreds of millions of euro, employing over 200 construction workers.

# planning - Friday 20 June, 2014

The number of houses granted planning permission will probably surprise you
# Burst Bubble
# Burst Bubble

The number of houses granted planning permission will probably surprise you

Jun 20th 2014, 7:23 PM 22,150 Views 32 Comments

The latest CSO figures show a drop of 30.5% in the first three months of the year.

# planning - Saturday 14 June, 2014

Blind man walks 132 km in four days to raise funds for the Irish Wheelchair Association
# Challenge
# Challenge

Blind man walks 132 km in four days to raise funds for the Irish Wheelchair Association

Jun 14th 2014, 8:45 AM 6,172 Views 13 Comments

Rahim Nazrali will have two guides to assist him during the trek.

# planning - Wednesday 28 May, 2014

Saint-André names 30-man France squad for 2014/15 season
# Planning
From The42
# Planning

Saint-André names 30-man France squad for 2014/15 season

May 28th 2014, 6:09 PM 5,207 Views 6 Comments

The group, which includes François Trinh-Duc, will benefit from a less demanding club calendar.

# planning - Monday 12 May, 2014

Council told to "get its house in order" and use derelict Dublin sites
# No Use
# No Use

Council told to "get its house in order" and use derelict Dublin sites

May 12th 2014, 8:50 PM 14,042 Views 19 Comments

Former Green Party TD Ciarán Cuffe is calling on the Dublin City Council to either make something of the sites they own or sell them

# planning - Thursday 8 May, 2014

Kilkenny 'heritage houses' are not Medieval, but the council are still going to keep them
# Saved
# Saved

Kilkenny 'heritage houses' are not Medieval, but the council are still going to keep them

May 8th 2014, 8:40 PM 9,986 Views 14 Comments

Two archaeological reports were carried out on the houses which are near a road development.

# planning - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

Wind farms to face stricter regulation under proposed legislation
# Breath Of Fresh Air
# Breath Of Fresh Air

Wind farms to face stricter regulation under proposed legislation

Apr 9th 2014, 9:09 AM 5,572 Views 103 Comments

The government says it will not oppose a Sinn Féin bill on the height of turbines.

# planning - Friday 4 April, 2014

Ireland needs a lot of houses says report
# Home Non Existent Home
# Home Non Existent Home

Ireland needs a lot of houses says report

Apr 4th 2014, 8:50 AM 17,688 Views 106 Comments

79,660 houses, to be exact.

# planning - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

Racing Métro will meet Joe Schmidt in September to discuss Sexton workload
# Planning
From The42
# Planning

Racing Métro will meet Joe Schmidt in September to discuss Sexton workload

Mar 19th 2014, 10:05 AM 5,963 Views 10 Comments

Laurent Labit says the rumours of his out-half’s return to Ireland made him laugh.

# planning - Wednesday 12 March, 2014

An Taisce criticises planning body's decision on drive-through fast food outlets
# Planning
# Planning

An Taisce criticises planning body's decision on drive-through fast food outlets

Mar 12th 2014, 7:34 PM 15,895 Views 30 Comments

An Taisce slammed An Bórd Pleanala’s decision to approve drive-through fast food restaurants in the historic Boyne Valley area.

# planning - Friday 7 March, 2014

All change: Cruise ships on the way to Dublin Port
# Cruisin'
# Cruisin'

All change: Cruise ships on the way to Dublin Port

Mar 7th 2014, 7:40 AM 19,082 Views 71 Comments

A new €200 million plan to redevelop part of Dublin Port will see changes in the types of ships in the city.