Water mains repairs

Burst main in Dalkey Village area repaired – 15th December 2010 at 19:10 Repairs to the burst main in Dalkey Village area (affecting the area bounded by Sandycove Avenue/Elton Park/Dundela Park/Gosworth Park/Barnhill Road/Castle Street/Tubermore Avenue/Sorrento Road/Victoria Road/Coliemore Road/Harbour Road/Convent Road/Breffni Road) are now complete and the mains are currently recharging. Burst main in Sallynoggin repaired…


Carysfort-Maretimo stream up-date

The Carysfort-Maretimo steam improvement scheme has been unduly delayed, but it now seems works are due to start. Funding was applied for formally on the 8th September 2010 and the Council has now sent the relevant forms to the Department of Environemnt, Heritage and Local Government for confirmation that funding is in place for the…


Up-date on bad weather

I have tonight spoken to the Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Manager about gritting and snow ploughing the on/off ramps of the M50 & M11, where local people will be aware that there has been huge disruption. This is the responsibility of the National Roads Association (NRA), but the Manager has agreed to offer to carry out…


HSE advice in very cold weather

The Department of Health and Children and the HSE today reminded people to be extra vigilant during the current cold spell and to check on vulnerable people who could be at risk. Cold weather can be a problem for anyone, especially older people, children, people with a disability and those with long-term illness. The majority…


Free WEEE recycling

Free WEEE recycling for electrical goods:
Stillorgan shopping centre overflow car park
10am to 4pm on Saturday 13th November 2010
More information available here: www.dlrcoco.ie/PressReleases/FreeElectricalRecyclingDay.pdf