Employment Networking

On Friday 17th May 2013 IENetworking will host a talk on “Positive Psychology in Business” in the Motor Tax Office, 3rd Floor training room, Queen Street, D7 from 10:00 – 13:00.  Alan Duffy will discuss techniques to improve business relations, enhance communication with potential clients and maintain great health in body and mind.  Alan is experienced in…

Employment Networking

On Friday 17th May 2013 IENetworking will host a talk on “Positive Psychology in Business” in the Motor Tax Office, 3rd Floor training room, Queen Street, D7 from 10:00 – 13:00.  Alan Duffy will discuss techniques to improve business relations, enhance communication with potential clients and maintain great health in body and mind.  Alan is experienced in…

Smithfield Horse Fair

Sunday March 3rd 2013 will see the first Smithfield Horse Fair to operate under the new casual trading bye-laws.   The fair will run from 9am to 1.30pm is family friendly and free to the general public.  In addition to the traditional horse fair Dublin City Council has organised a cultural programme including a photographic exhibition,…

Community Grants Deadline

REMINDER DEADLINE APPROACHING Dublin City Council is currently accepting applications for funding under their Community Grant Scheme. Key priorities for funding 2013 are community development, social inclusion, children and young people, digital inclusion, integration, marginalised groups and local issues.  To download an application please click here.  Please note that the closing date is 5pm Thursday…

Car break-ins

I was woken early one morning recently by our friendly postman who noticed that our car had been broken-into over night.  Now to be totally honest they didn’t actually “break-in” because the car had been left “unlocked” (don’t ask who is to blame for that, needless to say I am admitting nothing).  They had gone…

Planning Applications

As a member of the Board of the Grangegorman Development Authority I welcome the recent applications to Dublin City Council for planning permission to commence works under the Strategic Development Zone process. As a City Councillor I have raised residents concerns with Dublin City Council regarding traffic and access and I am seeking a commitment…

Planning Applications

As a member of the Board of the Grangegorman Development Authority I welcome the recent applications to Dublin City Council for planning permission to commence works under the Strategic Development Zone process. As a City Councillor I have raised residents concerns with Dublin City Council regarding traffic and access and I am seeking a commitment…

Street Cleaning

Since Dublin City Council withdrew from the collection of domestic waste and the provision of a bin waiver in the city they also abandoned the policy of sweeping streets after bin collections. I have raised this issue with the City Council because it is having a negative impact on the city’s image.  It is really important that…

Smithfield Horse Fair

At the January meeting of Dublin City Council I approved the passing of new bye-laws for the Smithfield Horse Fair. While the City Council has come a long way from the first draft of the bye laws, to meet the needs of residents, businesses and horse owners, it should not consider this the end of their work.  The horse fair…

Smithfield Horse Fair

At the January meeting of Dublin City Council I approved the passing of new bye-laws for the Smithfield Horse Fair. While the City Council has come a long way from the first draft of the bye laws, to meet the needs of residents, businesses and horse owners, it should not consider this the end of their work.  The horse fair…