Liffey Valley shopping centre in Dublin. File  photograph: Matt Kavanagh

South Dublin County Council has raised serious concerns over plans for a major expansion of the Liffey Valley shopping centre in Dublin, which include(...)

Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald had appealed to An Bord Pleanála not to approve a new development in west Dublin.   File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

An Bord Pleanála has refused permission for a development of 74 houses beside Adamstown in west Dublin after its inspector determined the estate would(...)

Colm Brophy: “We feel that a substantial reduction in the commercial development contributions in village centre areas will reduce the costs of starting-up and expanding their businesses for individual entrepreneurs and family businesses.” Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Developers willing to invest in the revitalisation of south Dublin’s villages could see a significant reduction in costs if a proposal to cut levies i(...)

Homeowners in south Dublin have escaped a rise in their Local Property Tax  bill for next year. File photograph: Yui Mok/PA Wire

Homeowners in south Dublin have escaped a rise in their Local Property Tax (LPT) bill for next year after councillors voted to retain the discounted r(...)

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(...)