Jimmy Guerin, brother of murdered journalist Veronica Guerin.   South Dublin County Council has agreed to respect the wishes of Veronica Guerin’s family and scrapped proposals to name the new Newlands Cross flyover in her honour. File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Members of South Dublin County Council’s transport committee have agreed to respect the wishes of Veronica Guerin’s family over the proposed naming(...)

People taking part in the anti-water charges protest march in O’Connell Street, Dublin, at the weekend. Photograph: Eric Luke

South Dublin County Council has condemned the “excessive police presence” at the anti-water charges protest in Dublin city centre over the weekend.The(...)

There was only one dissenting opinion from Independent councillor Paul Gogarty, who voted against it. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

South Dublin County Council has voted to reduce next year’s local property tax by 15 per cent. Councillors voted 36 to one to cut the tax at a meetin(...)

Full list of candidates South Dublin County Council could be facing a quandary in the aftermath of tomorrow’s elections: how to elect a mayor? (...)

Cllr William Lavelle said the point of his motion was to examine the possibility of augmentation and that no matter how hard the council staff work on the problem of litter they could not meet the challenge. Photograph: Alan Betson

The manager of South Dublin County Council has said the debate around outsourcing key services is one that will repeatedly rai(...)

Lucan, west Dublin. A site of more than 40 acres in the area, designated for almost 900 apartments, has been handed back to the local county council by the developers and Nama.

A site of more than 40 acres in Lucan, west Dublin, designated for almost 900 apartments, ha(...)

An Bord Pleanála has granted permission for a Tesco “superstore” at Liffey Valley in Dublin. The decision was published on the appeals body’s website (...)