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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Proposed Pay & Display system for Brookfield Court

Proposed Pay & Display system for Brookfield Court   In accordance with the ‘Guidelines for the Implementation of Pay & Display Parking Control Schemes’, in primarily residential areas, eligible residents will be surveyed to ascertain their preference in relation to the proposed introduction of the Parking Control Scheme.   Following representations received to include Brookfield…

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Pay & display parking at Deansgrange Library

The following report will be laid before the Dún Laoghaire Area Committee on Monday 1st March, proposing pay & display parking at Deansgrange Library. Please let me know what you think about this proposal by contacting me.   Report to the Chairperson and Members of the Dún Laoghaire Area Committee   23 February 2010  …

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PROPOSED DEANSGRANGE LOCAL AREA PLAN

PROPOSED DEANSGRANGE LOCAL AREA PLAN   Notice is hereby given, pursuant to Section 20(3) of the Planning and Development Act, 2000 – 2008, that Dún Laoghaire–Rathdown County Council, being the Planning Authority for the County, proposes to make a Local Area Plan for Deansgrange. In complying with SEA Directive (2001/42/EC) and the Planning and Development…

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Water pressure reduction notice

Pressure reduction notice for Monday night 22nd February 2010   Due to the critical water levels in the Church Road, Sandyford and Stillorgan reservoirs, the following areas will be suffer a severe reduction in water pressure with a possible loss of water supply from 10pm tonight (22nd February) until early morning tomorrow.   Blackrock Rock…

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Parking forms

If you live in a “pay and display” area, you can now download various parking application forms from my website:   To apply for a resident’s parking permit: in  English   application-form-for-a-residents-permit as Gaelige   iarratas-ar-chead-pairceala-daitritheoiri To apply for a visitor’s parking permit (now sold in a minimum of 4 @ €1.50 each): in  English   application-form-for-a-visitors-permit as…

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