A planning hearing has opened into Dublin Port plans to redevelop Alexandra Basin in the north Port area - the first part of the port company’s ‘Masterplan 2012 to 2040’.

Dublin Bay Watch, one of the groups which successfully campaigned against Dublin Port Company’s plans to infill 52 acres of the bay, has welcomed new (...)

Greyhound workers have been locked out of the company depots in west Dublin since mid-June in a dispute over pay cuts and redundacy terms. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

Members of Dublin City Council are set to object to the renewal of the authority’s contract with Greyhound Recycling, when it comes up for renewal in (...)

Labour’s Oisín Quinn at the RDS in Dublin. His elimination was one of the surprises of the weekend.  Photograph: Eric Luke

In both the RDS and City West count centres, some political supporters (mainly Sinn Féin) wave flags above their heads, pose for photos and cheer jubi(...)

The Poolbeg incinerator site. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

No formal business case was ever made for the controversial incinerator planned for Poolbeg in Dublin Bay eve(...)

Crew at Dublin City Hall for the Dublin Fire Brigade Ambulance Service protest from Tara Street fire station. Photograph: Clodagh Kilcoyne

Dublin city manager Owen Keegan has suspended a review of emergency ambulance services in the city, a demonstration of up to 500 members of Dublin (...)

More than 16,000 applicants are waiting for council housing in the city, but the council cannot provide sufficient suitable housing for them, assistant city manager with responsibility for housing Dick Brady told the councillors.

Only 29 houses were built by Dublin City Council last year, councillors were told by a senior official at a meeting last night. More than 16,000 appli(...)

Bull Island: Dublin Port Company proposes to transfer 10.5 hectares of land on the western side of the island beside the North Bull Wall adjacent to the Royal Dublin Golf Club to Dublin City Council. Photograph: Frank Miller

Dublin Port Company has said it will hand over the land it owns on Bull Island to Dublin City Council if it is granted planning permission for new por(...)

Minister for Jobs Richard Bruton canvassing on Grafton Street, Dublin, yesterday. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

People will be persuaded to vote for the Seanad’s abolition as they learn more about the Upper House, Minister for Jobs Richard Bruton has said. Mr Br(...)

Owen Keegan: ratified by Dublin city councillors.

Dublin city councillors last night ratified Owen Keegan as the new city manager. Mr Keegan, currently manager of Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council(...)