Mobhi Road

Mary is working with and on behalf of homeowners, clubs, schools and businesses on Mobhí Road to engage with the NTA on their proposals for MetroLink and Bus Connects. Mary brought Fianna Fáil spokesperson for Transport to meet with and hear local residents concerns. The deadline for submissions from the General Public to the MetroLink…

Safer Cycling

Mary uses a bike as a an efficient, economical and healthy way to get around our city. However cycling infrastructure in Dublin City falls far below what is needed to allow people of all ages feel safe on a bike. Mary supports the CycleForAll campaign for improved and safer cycle routes in Dublin City and…

No Child 2020

Mary is a signatory to the No Child 2020 pledge. 1 in 10 children in Ireland is growing up in consistent poverty in Ireland. Mary does not accept that Child poverty is inevitable. Mary knows measures can be taken at a local level to end child poverty and help families who are struggling. If elected Mary…

Na Fianna

As a member Mary is acutely aware of the strength of Na Fianna Clg and is supporting the club to address their acute need for playing pitches. Mary brought Fianna Fáil leader Michéal Martin TD to visit the club to see the great set-up and hear concerns about how MetroLink would impact the schools and…

Moore Street

For more than a decade Mary has supported the Moore Street traders and the campaign led by relatives of 1916 Leaders for restoration of the National Monument and battlefield site on Moore street. Mary worked with City Councillors, relatives of the 1916 Leaders, Moore street traders and Dublin City Council officials to produce the Moore…

EUFA U17

Soccer is a great team sport and Mary has always been available to support local soccer clubs Bohemians, Navan Road Utd, Beggesboro, Homefarm and Drumcondra FC. Mary was delighted to join the Lord Mayor and Secretary of Homefarm FC for the launch of the U17 EUFA Championship in their homegrounds. Mary is also working with…

The Loft Strategic Plan

Mary is a director of The Loft, a community ran family resource centre dedicated to supporting people affected by addiction in Cabra. On Friday May 10th, along with fellow directors, volunteers, staff, service users and friends Mary welcomed artist and author Rachel Keogh and the Minister for Finance to launch    The Loft Strategic Plan…

Phoenix Park

The Office of Public Works has issued a draft report on the “Phoenix Park Visitor Experience” outlining 29 recommendations for the strategic development of the park as a visitor destination.  Having grown-up beside the Phoenix Park, Mary hugely values the natural amenity of the park. Mary is committed to protecting the unique character of the…

Phibsborough

From when Mary was first elected in 2004 she championed the redevelopment of Phibsorough as a prime urban center. The redevelopment of Phibsborough Shopping Centre and Dalymount stadium are critically important for regeneration of our prime urban centre and should be undertaken in an integrated way. It is more than four years since DCC acquired…

Botanic SHD

Mary thanks everyone who attended the meeting to discuss the Botanic SHD at which concerns were raised over the lack of any affordable homes, the excessive height, poor size mix of units, overshadowing, density and traffic impact.  You can read Mary’s submission to An Bord Pleanala HERE.  An Bord Planala is expected to make a…