Neasa Hourigan is the Green Party TD for Dublin Central (formally councillor for Cabra-Glasnevin). Neasa is Green Party Finance & Health Spokesperson and Chair of Policy Council. She has a professional background as a specialist in creating sustainable communities and was a university lecturer in environmental development and design. She and her family have lived in Cabra, Dublin 7 for 15 years.
Sat, May 15, 2021
Dublin City Council's refusal of planning permission for the development at the Quinn's site has been appealed to An Bord Pleanála by the applicant (Discipulo Developments) The details of the appeal are linked below.
Fri, May 7, 2021
This summer will be one we will all remember. Many people haven’t seen friends and family for months at a time. As pandemic restrictions relax neither the wind or rain of a typical Irish summer will dissuade us from sitting out and catching up with those we’ve missed so much during the last year. We will need space to do that- unfortunately your local council probably doesn’t agree. Certainly Dublin City Council does not.
Tue, May 4, 2021
The Green Party has today launched a roadmap for maternal care, calling for urgent action to address the shortfall in services and supports for pregnant women and new mothers. As the country recovers from the Covid-19 pandemic and the enormous impact it has had on our health services, we need to prioritise women’s health and wellbeing which have been long neglected.