Empty plinths outside the  Shelbourne Hotel, Dublin after the statues were removed.  Photograph Nick Bradshaw/The Irish Times

Dublin City Council is investigating the decision by the Shelbourne Hotel to remove four statues from its facade, apparently without planning permissi(...)

 Luke Brabazon from Phibsboro, Dublin relaxing on Dame Street. Photograph:  Nick Bradshaw/ The Irish Times

Dublin City Council’s grand vision of a car-free city centre left many underwhelmed. For the first time, the council closed College Green to traffic(...)

Announcing the Co-Cup Scheme: Fionnghuala Ryan, executive environmental scientific officer, Dublin City Council; Samantha Fahy, director of sustainability, DCU; Kevin Murphy, CEO and founder of 2GoCup; and Michele Hallahan, sustainability adviser, Trinity College Dublin. Photo Chris Bellew/Fennell Photography

Dublin City Council has unveiled a scheme it hopes will end the use of single-use coffee cups in the capital. The Co-Cup Scheme involves a deposit-a(...)

Presiding Officer Carmel McBride looks on as a voter casts their vote in Inishbofiin. Photograph: Clodagh Kilcoyne/PA Wire

Dublin City Council has admitted that some voter registration forms “went astray” following an “unprecedented” surge in applications. Almost 20,000 (...)

No parking offence was committed because of the absence of road markings.  Photograph: Bryan O’Brien.

Dublin City Council has apologised to and agreed to refund motorists who were clamped wrongly earlier this year. A total of 26 vehicles were clamped(...)

 A general view of the boardwalk on the river Liffey. Photograph: Dave Meehan/The Irish Times

Dublin City Council manager Owen Keegan said the issue of anti-social behaviour on the Liffey boardwalk is a broader one than the council can handle. (...)

The banner at College Green Bank of Ireland  is on the front of what was the Irish parliamentary building before the Act of Union in 1800.

Dublin City Council has defended its decision to put images of four constitutional politicians, three of whom had died long before 1916, on a banner c(...)