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# Prefabs

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Parents express 'horror' at prefab conditions at North Dublin secondary school
Photographs from inside prefabs at Gaelscholáiste Reachrann in Donaghmede show damaged walls and ceilings.
Rotting floors and fungus on the walls: These students want an end to learning in prefabs
Pupils, parents and teachers demand a new school after 21 years of promises.
The first modular homes are being fast-tracked to be in place by Christmas
But where will they be put?
Are prefab villages really the future of housing?
Innovative solutions are required to solve the housing and homelessness crisis, not “off the shelf” solutions, writes Mary Hughes.
Can 500 prefabs like this solve Dublin's homeless crisis?
The government has announced that 500 modular housing units are to be built in the capital with 150 delivered within four months.
How Grim Was Your School?
Mice. Prefabs. A weird smell. You know what we mean.
'Emergency accommodation is just that - for emergencies, not long term'
The Simon Community says ideas such as using prefabs to house homeless people is worrying.
Dublin's homeless could be housed in prefabs
It’s one proposal being looked at by Dublin City Council.
Government to spend €15m replacing school prefabs in 2014
The Department of Education said the cost renting school accommodation has dropped dramatically in the last four years.
Here Is What Happened Today: Sunday
Everyone’s talking about Michaella McCollum Connolly, the controversial Republican parade and the 14 people rescued at sea.
€60.4 million spent on renting prefabs as classrooms over three years
A prefab costs around €13,500 to rent a year.
Over 100 school prefabs to be replaced with permanent classrooms
Minister Ruairí Quinn said the new scheme will see the creation of around 360 jobs.
Schools bid farewell to the prefab as Quinn announces €26.5m for classrooms
Ninety-one schools have been given the green light to start construction on permanent classrooms.
€35m prefab replacement fund announced for schools
The Department of Education is offering grants for the construction of permanent school structures to replace rented prefabs.