Tue, Sep 21, 2021
Media reports over the weekend claimed that the DART+ extension and Metrolink were facing 'significant delays'. This had not been officially communicated from the Department of Transport. Neasa immediately sought clarification from the Minister for Transport.
Mon, Sep 13, 2021
The first stage in a Strategic Housing Development application for 137 Build to Rent apartments on the old Matts of Cabra site was made to An Bord Pleanála on 11th August 2021.
Tue, Aug 31, 2021
In a recent letter to the Minister for Housing in relation to the overconcentration of build-to-rent in Dublin’s inner city areas, Neasa called for a percentage cap on the build-to-rent element of any site, if not an outright ban. Balance is needed for sustainable communities so they do not become dominated by rental only housing models.
Tue, Aug 17, 2021
A short guide on how to propose adding a site to Dublin City Council's Vacant Sites Register and the Derelict Sites Register.
Tue, Aug 3, 2021
A property developer has started the first stage of Strategic Housing Development planning application process with An Bord Pleanála for the development of 112 apartments at the Balnagowan House site (also know as Wendon House or Bealnagown House). This step is in advance of any formal application to An Bord Pleanála at which point members of the public would be in a position to make any observations.
Wed, Jul 21, 2021
Neasa gives a 60-second update on the progress of the Citizens Assembly on Drugs that was promised in the Programme for Government.
Fri, Jul 16, 2021
An application has been made for 1,614 units at the Holy Cross College site off Clonliffe Road. Please see below for some details on the application and how to register for a public meeting on the development. The application was made on the 16th July and assuming it is valid, An Bord Pleanála have informed me that the deadline for observations is the 19th August.