Luas needs to accommodate cyclists

The Railway Procurement Agency needs to make an effort to facilitate cyclists and remove the Luas ban on carrying bicycles. No one is asking for them to replace passengers at peak times, but when there is space, cyclists should be allowed to carry their bicycles on the Luas.


Public Consultation on the National Catchment Flood Risk Assessment & Management programme

National Catchment Flood Risk Assessment & Management (CFRAM) programme Draft Preliminary Flood Risk Assessment (PFRA) Public Consultation Process As part of the national Catchment Flood Risk Assessment & Management (CFRAM) programme and in accordance with the EU Floods Directive, the Office of Public Works (OPW) has prepared a draft Preliminary Flood Risk Assessment (PFRA). The…



Details of the 2011 Presidential Election

The Government has today confirmed polling details for the Presidential election this autumn. The Presidential Election Order, which was officially issued by the Minister for Environment, Community and Local Government, Phil Hogan TD, this morning, set polling day as Thursday 27th October 2011, with voting taking place from 7am to 10pm. Only Irish citizens aged…


Dublin Garden Squares Day

The Dublin Civic Trust has organised a “Dublin Garden Squares Day” on Saturday the 27th of August 2011, which will see a number of free events in and around St. Stephen’s Green, the Iveagh Gardens, Merrion Square, Parnell Square, the Garden of Remembrance, Mountjoy Square, and Dublin’s only private square garden, Fitzwillam Square. On St.…