Beresford Update

Residents around Beresford Street raised concerns over street cleaning, public safety, traffic and street management with Mary. Mary has followed up on these concerns: Ormond Street, Dublin 8 12th-16th February Ormond Quay, Dublin 7 4th-8th March Chancery Street, Dublin 7 4th – 8th March Arran Street East, Dublin 7 4th -8th March DCC advise that…

Stanley Street

Dublin City Council plans to develop 169 homes at the depot on Stanley Street. The homes will be a mix of one, two and three bedrooms with a cultural/community space which will include a community spaces, a creche and communal and public space. Mary had prevously called on Dublin City Council to accelerate the delivery…

Dalymount Park

Plans to redevelop Bohemian’s stadium, Dalymount Park, have been approved by Dublin City Council. In 2015, Mary was proud to support Dublin City Council’s purchase of the home of Irish football, Dalymount Park. Mary has worked closely with Bohemians Football Club to see the stadiums redevelopment realised. The redevelopment plan will bring the capacity of…

Phibsborough Post Office

Further to Mary’s representations to An Post regarding the Phibsborough Post Office, Mary has been informed by An Post that the Phibsborough office will become a Postmaster run office. Postmasters are independent small and medium-sized enterprises contracted by An Post to run Post Offices. An Post have told Mary that this change will not affect…

Double Lump Sum Payment

Over the course of this week, a Double Lump Sum Payment will be issued to the likes of our pensioners, carers, people with disabilities, lone parents and low income families. This will support 1.3 million people with the Cost of Living. The double payment will be paid on the same basis as the Christmas Bonus and…

Cabra DART Stop

Following Mary’s request to the NTA that a new DART stop for Cabra be included in the DART+ South West project plans, Iarnród Éireann has appointed AtkinsRéalis to develop location options and designs for a possible stop at Cabra. AtkinsRéalis will now undertake feasibility and option selection studies for a possible new train station proposed at Cabra which…

Changes to Canal Bye Laws

Waterways Ireland has drafted revisions to the Byelaws governing the Grand & Royal Canals Navigation. Waterways Ireland’s intention is to make our waterways safer, protect those using waterways, blueways and greenways and continue to provide recreational experience. Any changes must be environmentally, economically and socially sustainable. A second phase of public consultation on Waterways Irelands…

Tax Changes

In Budget 2024, Fianna Fáil delivered a progressive which focused on investing in public services and easing the cost of living for individuals and families. This month, several tax changes came into effect that will put more money back into your pocket. Below are the changes and what it means for you: The following tax credits…

Dublin Central Housing

After a decade of undersupply, there are now 2,500 social and affordable homes under development at more than 50 sites across Dublin Central. We now have the best social housing output since the 1970’s. Housing for All is delivering and momentum is building. You can view a map of the developments across Dublin Central by clicking HERE.

Ballyboggan LAP

Dublin City Council are due to meet with landowners and stakeholers in the Dublin Industrial Estate in Glasnevin this month to get their input into the Ballyboggan Local Area Plan. The LAP will shape the mixed-use regeneration of this brownfield location. Dublin City Council undertook a pre draft consultation for the LAP from April 2023…