The unused Kishoge train station, near Adamstown and Clonburris. The new suburb will at its closest point come within metres of Adamstown. Photograph: Alan Betson

Plans for more than 8,400 homes and six new schools to cater for a new town of more than 21,000 people have been published by South Dublin County Coun(...)

Joanna Tuffy, Labour spokesperson on affordable housing, said the Government must introduce a national affordable housing scheme ahead of the development of the Clonburris SDZ. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Planning failures which resulted in the urban sprawl of the Dublin suburbs in the last decades of the 20th century will not be repeated in Clonburris,(...)

The unused Kishogue Train station, near Adamstown and Clonburris. The new suburb will at its closest point come within metres of Adamstown.  Photograph: Alan Betson

Plans for a new Dublin suburb of more than 8,000 homes catering for a population the size of Wexford town, will soon be published by South Dublin Coun(...)

Sanjeeb Barik with members of the Adamstown Cricket Club in Corkagh Park, Clondalkin, Dublin. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

Ashleigh D’Arcy bought in the Paddocks development nine years ago, and has found living in Adamstown, Dublin, a largely positive experience, with one (...)

 Paschal Donohoe, Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform: South Dublin County Council has written to him and Minister for Transport Shane Ross asking them to “reinstate” the Dart Underground plan. Photograph: Cyril Byrne / The Irish Times

The provision of up to 17,000 homes in Dublin is at risk if the Dart Underground project is not given the go ahead by Government, South Dublin county (...)