Free family events in Killiney & Cabinteely

Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council has organised a number of family-oriented events in our parks during May as part of the OWLS (Outdoor, Wildlife, Learning, and Survival) programme.   Events are free and open to the public, but booking is essential as spaces are limited. To book, or for more information, you can contact Andrew Fleming…


Kill Lane and Abbey Road

From 12th to 23rd April 2010, between 10am and 4pm, there will be lane restrictions at various locations on Kill Lane and Abbey Road to facilitate surface ponding repair works. Two-way-traffic will be maintained at all times.



Public consultation on cycling

Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council published its Draft Final Report of the “Review of Cycling in Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown” in February 2009 (see the full document here).   You can also view the National Cycling Policy Framework 2009 here.   The Council is about to publish “County Cycling Policy – Cultivating a Cycling Culture”, which will act…


The Irish Times – 06/04/2009

Call to prioritise infrastructure to boost jobs   by Michael O’Regan   EMPLOYMENT   Barry Ward (Blackrock, Dublin) said that real and effective regulation could not be measured by the numbers of forms filled in or boxes ticked.   The businesses hurt most by that kind of regulation were small enterprises, he added.   “While…


The Irish Times – 16/07/2009

Letters to the Editor The Irish Times, 16th July 2009   Criminal Justice (Amendment) Bill   Madam, – I read with dismay the ill-informed views of Michael J McCann (July 9th) on new criminal justice legislation and the motives of criminal lawyers in writing to this paper.   As long as we in Ireland couch…