Latest water update from DLRCoCo

Statement from DLRCoCo: 1st March 2010 – 17:22 DLR moves from Crisis to Recovery but Water Conservation remains critical We are pleased to advise customers that due to significant progress in finding and fixing leaks throughout the County the Council will no longer have to impose countywide severe pressure reductions on a nightly basis. However,…

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Mobile phone mast at TEK United

1st March 2010.   The issue of the illegal Meteor mobile phone mast at TEK United in Deansgrange was raised at the Dún Laoghaire Area Committee Meeting this evening.   I have been consistently opposed to Meteor’s activity here and lodged an objection to Meteor’s application for retention permission for the mast myself. The Council…

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Proposed development by DLRCoCo in Dún Laoghaire

Notice of Proposed Development by Local Authority   PC/01/10 In accordance with Part 8, Article 81 of the Planning and Development Regulations 2001 – 2009, Dún Laoghaire Rathdown County Council hereby gives notice of a proposal to undertake environmental improvement works to include new paving, public lighting, landscaping and traffic management on Anglesea Lane and…

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Seafort Parade parking scheme

Seafort Parade parking scheme   27th February 2010.   Last week and again today, I called to the residents of Seafort Parade, regarding the new pay & display scheme that the Council has put in place there.   One of the issues that several residents raised was that there was room for more spaces on…

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Advance notice of water pressure reductions

Advance notice of Pressure reductions for Sunday night 28th February 2010.   Due to significant progress in finding and fixing leaks throughout the County the Council will no longer have to impose countywide severe pressure reductions, possibly leading to loss of supply, on a nightly basis.   However, pressure reductions will be necessary in certain…

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Eugene Lambert RIP – 1928-2010

It was with great saddness that I learned of the death of Eugene Lambert this week. Eugene was a real Monkstown legend and I remember fondly, regular trips to the Lambert Puppet Theatre as a child, where we were all spellbound by his imagination and talent. I note that the theatre will be closed this weekend…

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Dún Laoghaire Area Committee Meeting – 1st March

The Dún Laoghaire Area Committee will meet on Monday the 1st of March from 4-6pm. You can read teh full agenda here:   20100301-march-2010-ptw-dun-laoghaire-area-committee-meeting A summary agenda is as follows: Planning   1.             Confirmation of minutes 2.-6.          Motions 7.             Report on Grants for the Conservation of Protected Structures 2009 8.             Major planning applications…

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Up-grade of “the Metals”

Up-grading the Metals   Dún Laoghaire Rathdown County Council has announced its plans to up-grade the Metals to encourage more cyclists and pedestrians to use them.   To support the Government’s Sustainable Travel Policy “Smarter Travel” the Smarter Travel Project Fund was set up by the Department of Transport. This is a fund of approximately…

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