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Pearse House: in 2018 residents held a protest due to ongoing rat infestations in the complex. Photograph: Tom Honan

One of Dublin’s oldest social housing flat complexes, which was proposed for demolition two years ago, is to undergo a major refurbishment and retrofi(...)

 Former Irish Glass Bottle Company site at Ringsend: More than 3,500 apartments are planned. Under planning laws 10 per cent of the new homes must be sold to Dublin City Council for social housing. Photograph: Eric Luke

Concerns are mounting for the provision of more than 600 affordable homes at the former Irish Glass Bottle Company site in Ringsend after the National(...)

The Oliver Bond flats complex in Dublin’s south inner city. Photograph: Collins

Residents of local authority housing complexes risk eviction if they organise large parties on council property, Dublin City Council head of housing B(...)

Dublin’s traditional Halloween events are to be severely curtailed due to concerns over an inability to enforce coronavirus public health guidelines. Photograph: Alan Betson

Dublin’s Halloween “Spooktacular” events are set to be cancelled or significantly curtailed due to concerns over an inability to enforce coronavirus p(...)

There are 413 families now in hotels – the lowest number since August 2015 and less than half the peak number of 871 in March 2017. File photograph: Cyril Byrne

The number of homeless families living in Dublin hotels has hit a five-year low, according to a new report from Dublin City Council. However, concern(...)

Sean O’Casey’s last residence at 422 North Circular Road, Dublin. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Sabina Higgins is rallying support for the former home of playwright Sean O’Casey to be turned into a “cultural arts centre”. In a letter to academic(...)

The house had gone on the market in 2018 for €450,000 but was recently offered for sale for €625,000 despite its condition having deteriorated in the intervening years. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

Dublin City Council has revived plans to buy the former home of playwright Seán O’Casey in Dublin’s north inner city. In March of last year the counc(...)

A waiter holds a sanitiser at a restaurant in New Delhi, India, on Tuesday. Irish restaurants are set to reopen on June 29th. Photograph: Prakash Singh/AFP via Getty Images

The hospitality industry has welcomed the publication of new guidelines on how it can reopen safely as coronavirus restrictions begin to lift, but som(...)

The council had planned to cover the cost of the project by selling smaller depot sites.

Dublin city councillors have approved €34 million in borrowing to fund the construction of a facility in Ballymun for outdoor staff and equipment, fol(...)

Dublin City Council chief executive Owen Keegan. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Dublin city councillors will on Monday night be asked to approve €34 million in borrowing to fund the construction of facility in Ballymun for outdoor(...)

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