Metrolink

Mary continues to work for and represent the interests of residents and property owners along the proposed MetroLink.   Mary recently raised matters regarding the proposed intervention shaft at Albert College, the appointment of an independent expert and a 24-hour contact point. You can see the detailed response from Transport for Ireland (TII) to Mary’s…

Central Area Committee, Sep-19

Mary represented the interests of the people of the Cabra Glasnevin ward of Dublin City Council at the September 2019 Central Area Committee.  You can watch the meeting HERE Among the issues discussed were housing proposals for O’Devaney Gardens, Infirmary Road and St Finbars Court.  Mary also raised issues around traffic, parking, waste management and…

Ballymun Bus Corridor

Dublin needs a more reliable, efficient and affordable bus service for our city to be more liveable. Mary has been working with residents, community organisations and businesses to achieve a more efficient, reliable and affordable bus service to serve our community. Mary made a detailed submission to the National Transport Authority in relation to the…

MetroLink

Mary’s submission to the MetroLink preferred route public consultation supports the proposal for improved public transport and calls for the following: Independent cost benefit analyses Greater detail on station design and ventilation shaft Consultation with local residents Preservation of Berkeley Road park You can read Mary’s submission HERE.

BusConnects, 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…

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…

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…

BusConnects, Ballymun

The National Transport Authority, NTA, is consulting the public on the redesign of Dublin’s Public Bus Network and proposing to create 16 core bus corridors.  Their stated objective is to reduce journey times and increase reliability and capacity of the bus service. An affordable, efficient and reliable public transport service is essential for our city…

MetroLink

The National Transport Authority has released a revised proposal for a high capacity, high frequency, single bore 19km underground MetroLink rail tunnel from Swords to Charlmont. Following Mary and others representations in support of Na Fianna, Scoil Chaitriona, Scoil Mobhi and Homefarm FC the NTA revised their plans and there will be no boring launch…

Metro Link Submission

Mary consulted widely with residents, community organizations, businesses and other stakeholders on the proposed Metro Link project.   Mary delivered 1,000s of information leaflets to peoples homes encouraging them to make a submission, brought Michéal Martin TD to meet residents and organizations who might be affected and supported them by attending an Oireachtas committee, in the media…