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#Planning

# planning - Wednesday 27 July, 2022

€186 million funding approved for new town between Lucan and Clondalkin
# West Dublin
# West Dublin

€186 million funding approved for new town between Lucan and Clondalkin

Jul 27th 2022, 2:27 PM 44,238 Views 47 Comments

Clonburris, a Strategic Development Zone (SDZ), is expected to home 23,000 people when completed.

# planning - Thursday 14 July, 2022

An Bord Pleanála fully recognises reputational damage caused by recent allegations, says chair
# An Bord Pleanála
# An Bord Pleanála

An Bord Pleanála fully recognises reputational damage caused by recent allegations, says chair

Jul 14th 2022, 6:20 AM 12,832 Views 0 Comments

former deputy chairperson of ABP, Paul Hyde, resigned over the weekend.

# planning - Wednesday 13 July, 2022

Audit into infant organ disposal should be published without delay, says Taoiseach
# Leaders' Questions
# Leaders' Questions

Audit into infant organ disposal should be published without delay, says Taoiseach

Jul 13th 2022, 3:12 PM 3,644 Views 7 Comments

The Taoiseach offered his “deepest sympathies” to the families impacted, stating that what happened compounded their grief.

Poll: Have you ever made a complaint about homes planned in your area?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Have you ever made a complaint about homes planned in your area?

Jul 13th 2022, 9:58 AM 23,109 Views 40 Comments

A planning and development bill is due to be voted on in the Dáil today.

# planning - Saturday 9 July, 2022

The Explainer x Noteworthy: Is Ireland a dumping ground for poultry manure?
# Factory Farm
# Factory Farm

The Explainer x Noteworthy: Is Ireland a dumping ground for poultry manure?

Jul 9th 2022, 9:30 AM 3,609 Views 0 Comments

Noteworthy’s Niall Sargent and journalist Ella McSweeney tell Susan Daly about concerns over the cross-border poultry manure trade.

# planning - Friday 8 July, 2022

Deaths of at least 80 cows in last decade linked to spreading of poultry manure
# Factory Farm
# Factory Farm

Deaths of at least 80 cows in last decade linked to spreading of poultry manure

Jul 8th 2022, 12:05 AM 14,104 Views 10 Comments
  • 16 farms inspected in last decade over concerns with poor spreading of poultry litter, Noteworthy reveals
  • In the most impactful case, 19 dairy cows died across two farms from botulism linked to litter spreading
  • Difficult for authorities to identify farms of origin of the litter for inspection or further action

# planning - Thursday 7 July, 2022

'Canary in the coal mine': Protected nature areas under pressure from poultry farming
# Factory Farm
# Factory Farm

'Canary in the coal mine': Protected nature areas under pressure from poultry farming

Jul 7th 2022, 6:30 AM 9,290 Views 6 Comments

Cross-border investigation reveals serious environmental and air quality concerns from ammonia produced by the rapidly expanding poultry industry on the island of Ireland.

# planning - Wednesday 6 July, 2022

'Potential fraud' in poultry farm planning applications investigated in the North
# Factory Farm
# Factory Farm

'Potential fraud' in poultry farm planning applications investigated in the North

Jul 6th 2022, 12:05 AM 16,475 Views 15 Comments
  • Falsified or altered Teagasc letters used in 23 poultry farm planning cases in the North, Noteworthy reveals
  • Both national and local authorities in the North are currently investigating the issue
  • Several cases of dumping of poultry litter discovered in Northern Ireland since 2015
Suspected false documents and illegal dumping: the murky world of poultry manure
# Factory Farm
# Factory Farm

Suspected false documents and illegal dumping: the murky world of poultry manure

Jul 6th 2022, 12:01 AM 13,780 Views 7 Comments

Noteworthy reveals serious concerns over authenticity of files used in some poultry farm planning cases in the North and where the manure is going.

# planning - Monday 20 June, 2022

Beer garden off O'Connell Street used by three pubs faces closure due to hotel development
# Last Orders
# Last Orders

Beer garden off O'Connell Street used by three pubs faces closure due to hotel development

Jun 20th 2022, 11:35 AM 84,648 Views 51 Comments

The beer garden, shared by Fibber Magee’s, The Living Room and Murray’s, has been described as a ‘unique cultural centre’.

# planning - Sunday 12 June, 2022

New Aldi supermarket for Finglas blocked over interference with Luas Green Line extension
# Aldi
# Aldi

New Aldi supermarket for Finglas blocked over interference with Luas Green Line extension

Jun 12th 2022, 2:56 PM 27,430 Views 10 Comments

The plans would have doubled the size of the existing supermarket and reduced the number of parking spaces.

# planning - Tuesday 7 June, 2022

101-unit build-to-rent apartment scheme approved in Stillorgan despite council concerns
# Planning
# Planning

101-unit build-to-rent apartment scheme approved in Stillorgan despite council concerns

Jun 7th 2022, 8:26 PM 28,286 Views 13 Comments

The local council said it has serious concerns relating to the development’s scale, massing and height.

ABP controversy has potential to erode public confidence in planning system, says professional body
# Planning
# Planning

ABP controversy has potential to erode public confidence in planning system, says professional body

Jun 7th 2022, 7:52 PM 19,316 Views 0 Comments

The Irish Planning Institute says review must be completed ‘thoroughly and without any undue delay’.

# planning - Wednesday 1 June, 2022

Locals fear impact of 534-unit build-to-rent scheme on ancient Glendruid dolmen
# South Dublin
# South Dublin

Locals fear impact of 534-unit build-to-rent scheme on ancient Glendruid dolmen

Jun 1st 2022, 6:58 PM 24,163 Views 24 Comments

A group compared the plan to the idea of building a 10-storey apartment block beside Newgrange.

# planning - Sunday 22 May, 2022

Planning regulator calls for ban on new data centres by South Dublin County Council to be reversed
# Planning
# Planning

Planning regulator calls for ban on new data centres by South Dublin County Council to be reversed

May 22nd 2022, 2:30 PM 24,915 Views 26 Comments

The Commission of Regulation of Utilities ruled out a moratorium on new data centres.

# planning - Friday 20 May, 2022

Planning permission refused for Wicklow wind farm due to nearby Air Corps activity
# Planning
# Planning

Planning permission refused for Wicklow wind farm due to nearby Air Corps activity

May 20th 2022, 2:20 PM 18,275 Views 18 Comments

The proposed site is just under 2.5 kilometres from Coolmoney Defence Forces camp.

# planning - Thursday 12 May, 2022

Inquiry into An Bord Pleanála's deputy chair to review three planning decisions
# Planning
# Planning

Inquiry into An Bord Pleanála's deputy chair to review three planning decisions

May 12th 2022, 12:01 PM 9,181 Views 0 Comments

Senior counsel Remy Farrell has six weeks to carry out his report.

# planning - Wednesday 11 May, 2022

Terms of reference being finalised for An Bord Pleanála decisions review, says Taoiseach
# An Bord Pleanála
# An Bord Pleanála

Terms of reference being finalised for An Bord Pleanála decisions review, says Taoiseach

May 11th 2022, 2:17 PM 4,859 Views 0 Comments

Paul Hyde has temporarily stepped back from his role as two separate probes into his decisions continue.

# planning - Tuesday 10 May, 2022

Review of certain An Bord Pleanála decisions 'needs to be done quickly' as deputy chair steps back temporarily
# An Bord Pleanála
# An Bord Pleanála

Review of certain An Bord Pleanála decisions 'needs to be done quickly' as deputy chair steps back temporarily

Updated May 10th 2022, 1:02 PM 14,731 Views 0 Comments

Paul Hyde, who has been in the role since 2019, has denied the allegations.

# planning - Monday 25 April, 2022

Developers seek 'fast track' planning for 5,035 units for Dublin over five day period
# Fast Track Housing
# Fast Track Housing

Developers seek 'fast track' planning for 5,035 units for Dublin over five day period

Apr 25th 2022, 8:50 PM 34,796 Views 31 Comments

More than 9,000 residential units have been applied for under the SHD system for Dublin over a two week period in April.

# planning - Sunday 13 March, 2022

'To hell with the countryside': Fears in Galway about impact of proposed cap on one-off housing
# Development Plan
# Development Plan

'To hell with the countryside': Fears in Galway about impact of proposed cap on one-off housing

Mar 13th 2022, 12:05 AM 63,598 Views 41 Comments

A new County Development Plan is set to come into effect during the summer.

# planning - Wednesday 2 March, 2022

Scenario planning underway for Ireland to accommodate thousands of refugees from Ukraine
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Scenario planning underway for Ireland to accommodate thousands of refugees from Ukraine

Mar 2nd 2022, 6:46 PM 20,886 Views 16 Comments

The Taoiseach said it is ‘very possible’ that Ireland could be asked to take in numbers higher than 20,000.

# planning - Tuesday 22 February, 2022

Court to decide over legality of three prominent Dublin street murals
# Court Battle
# Court Battle

Court to decide over legality of three prominent Dublin street murals

Feb 22nd 2022, 10:37 PM 38,146 Views 0 Comments

The murals by the group Subset did not have the all-clear from the city’s planning department.

# planning - Tuesday 15 February, 2022

Planning watchdog clashes with Dublin City Council over plans to limit new build-to-rent schemes
# Planning
# Planning

Planning watchdog clashes with Dublin City Council over plans to limit new build-to-rent schemes

Feb 15th 2022, 5:27 PM 12,902 Views 0 Comments

The regulator said it was crucial that the delivery of all forms of housing in Dublin was accelerated and supported.

# planning - Monday 14 February, 2022

Blarney Castle challenges decision to grant planning for hotel and supermarket 200 metres from castle
# Blarney Rubble
# Blarney Rubble

Blarney Castle challenges decision to grant planning for hotel and supermarket 200 metres from castle

Feb 14th 2022, 3:59 PM 21,399 Views 0 Comments

The case will be heard again in April.

# planning - Thursday 10 February, 2022

Mary Lou McDonald lodges appeal over green light for O'Connell and Moore Street redevelopment
# Planning
# Planning

Mary Lou McDonald lodges appeal over green light for O'Connell and Moore Street redevelopment

Feb 10th 2022, 7:39 PM 24,955 Views 48 Comments

A decision is due on the appeals by An Bord Pleanala in June.

# planning - Monday 7 February, 2022

Qualification for Euro 2024, a third-tier LOI and improved facilities - FAI unveil strategic targets to 2025
# Planning
From The42
# Planning

Qualification for Euro 2024, a third-tier LOI and improved facilities - FAI unveil strategic targets to 2025

Updated Feb 7th 2022, 9:32 PM 18,020 Views 19 Comments

The FAI have tonight unveiled their overall plans for the game in Ireland up to 2025.

# planning - Monday 24 January, 2022

Green light given for €75 million eight storey extension to Beacon Hospital
# Beacon
# Beacon

Green light given for €75 million eight storey extension to Beacon Hospital

Jan 24th 2022, 5:27 PM 19,768 Views 21 Comments

The scheme includes new A&E facilities and cancer care facilities.

# 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 71,874 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 21,384 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 17,747 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 30,568 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 14,234 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 34,497 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 8,824 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 34,745 Views 33 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 16,644 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 19,191 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 68,760 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 8,115 Views 7 Comments

The type of residential units subject to commencement has seen a “substantial shift” towards housing over apartments.

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