Congratulations to EnviroCom 2010 Finalists

The EnviroCom Awards are offered by the County Development Board to recognise and honour Dún Laoghaire Rathdown’s private and public organisations engaged in outstanding and innovative environmental management.   The 2010 EnviroCom Finalists: Waste Prevention Engaging Communities in an Environmental Project >50 Employees Baxter Healthcare, Deansgrange 3M, Carrickmines Bank of Ireland Operations Centre, Cabinteely DELL,…

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Closure of Killiney Hill Road

Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council has made an order to temporarily close sections of Killiney Hill Road on a phased basis from 3rd August to 15th October 2010 inclusive.   The closure is to facilitate roads restoration and ancillary works. A Traffic Management Plan will be in operation and diversions will be signposted. Local and pedestrian…

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Drainage on Cross Avenue/St. Margaret’s

Earlier this year, residents of Cross Avenue and St. Margaret’s brought to my attention that the footpath on Cross Avenue near the entrance to St. Margaret’s was flooding regularly after heavy or prolonged rain.   Similarly, residents in St. Margaret’s showed me where the drains at the end of the road were almost totally blocked.…

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Safety works on Grove Avenue

Extensive re-surfacing works were carried out on Grove Avenue in August/September. I have been pushing the Council hard to include these works in the 2010 Roads Programme as a matter of priority since the condition of the Avenue had become so bad.   Last May, I spent two hours with two senior engineers from the…

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Parking enforcement in Blackrock

Dún Laoghaire Area Committee – 9th June 2010           DLP/343/10      Parking enforcement in Blackrock   Question:  Councillor B. Ward   “To ask the Manager to provide a report to the Dún Laoghaire Area Committee on parking enforcement in Blackrock, specifically newly metered areas such as Seafort Parade?”   Reply:  …

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