Investment and Reform in Education – Our Plan

Investment and Reform in Education – Our Plan

Education is the great liberator. We have an ambitious plan for Education. In our worst recession we replaced prefabs, built new schools and hired more teachers and SNA’s, and made literacy and numeracy a national priority. There has been huge progress in our...

Launch of the Dublin Action Plan for Jobs

Today the Government launches the Dublin Action Plan for Jobs. Under the Plan, we aim to deliver up to 15% employment growth in the capital.     64,000 extra people are working in Dublin since the overall national Action Plan for Jobs was launched in 2012....

Would you like to vote in the General Election?

Would you like to vote in the upcoming General Election? We expect the announcement of a date in the near future, so now is the time to Check the Register to ensure that you can have your say on polling day.     Even if you registered previously, you are...

New Cycling and Walking Promotion Officer for Dublin

I am delighted that Dublin City Council has re-filled the position of Cycling and Walking Promotion Officer.     Walking and cycling are key to the development of a modern city with a sustainable transport system. We have many Traffic Engineers in Dublin...

Get Walking and Talking in 2016

Following on from my post on the new fitness programme in Irishtown, there are other, more gentle ways to keep fit in the New Year. Residents of Dublin Bay South might be also interested in Dublin City Council‘s Let’s Walk and Talk programme.    ...