1. Why is the Council ceasing to provide a waste collection service? The service has incurred unsustainable losses over the last few years due to the continuing loss of customers and market share to its competitors. From having 64,000 customers in 2006, we now have a drastically reduced customer base of around 18,500. These…Details
PRESS RELEASE 8 July 2010 Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council announces its intention to appoint Panda as Waste Services Provider Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council has announced today that, following a public tender, it is in the process of appointing Panda as the preferred waste services provider for its existing customers with effect from…Details
On the Stillorgan Road/N11, there will be restrictions to bus lanes from 12th July to 6th August 2010, between 10am and 4pm, due to slit trenches being dug for bus stop upgrade works.
There will be slight restrictions to traffic on Monkstown Avenue to facilitate the upgrading of two bus stops for wheelchair access. Works will take place from 7th to 16th July 2010 between 8am and 6pm.
Works are being carried out to install new public lighting columns at Deansgrange Cross. As a result, footpath and lane restrictions will be in place at various locations around the junction of Deansgrange Road/Kill lane/Clonkeen Road from 28th June to 28th July, from 10am-4pm and 7pm-midnight. Slight lane restrictions will also apply on Kill…Details
BACKGROUND In 2008 a report of traffic calming was commissioned by DLRCC. The Prioritisation of Traffic Calming Schemes in the Dun Laoghaire Rathdown County Council Area Report assessed various roads throughout the county, and a priority ranking was developed to identify the schemes most in need of traffic calming where funding could be identified.…Details
The Dún Laoghaire Rathdown County Council web site has seen some recent additions that may be of interest to you: There is a new DLR Parks website section (click here). There is a new Poetry Now website (click here), which was launched this year. The DLR Library Service now has a dedicated…Details
Benamore Leads the Way in Sustainable Social Housing Developments Benamore, Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council’s new sustainable housing development in Blackrock, was officially opened today. Speaking prior to the opening, An Cathaoirleach explained that “Benamore is a model for energy efficiency, and incorporates many sustainable features throughout the scheme. Not only is the development…Details
ROTHAR 2010 KIDS’ BIKE SWAP June 13th 2010 – 1pm to 5pm Shanganagh Park, Shankill How does it work? Rothar’s Kids Bike Swap event helps to facilitate the flow of affordable bicycles within the community while simultaneously preventing fully functional bikes from ending up in local landfills. This event provides families with a cost-effective…Details