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Cllr Tom Brabazon (left) has been elected Lord Mayor of Dublin. He replaces his Fianna Fáil colleague Paul McAuliffe who was elected to Dáil Éireann earlier this month. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times.

Fianna Fáil councillor Tom Brabazon has been elected Lord Mayor of Dublin to replace his party colleague Paul McAuliffe who won a Dáil seat two weeks (...)

Dublin city councillors approved by 39 votes to 18 a plan which would see more than 800 new homes on the O’Devaney Gardens site. Photograph: Tom Honan

A plan to buy additional homes in O’Devaney Gardens for affordable rental housing will “not compromise” the regeneration deal with developer Bartra, L(...)

Dublin’s  Victorian fruit and vegetable market which closed in August after 127 years of wholesale trade

Market traders have appealed to Dublin City Council not to turn the city’s Victorian fruit and vegetable market into a “fast food” hall or “elitist” t(...)

A public consultation process on the tax rate found more than three-quarters of people wanted city councillors to implement the maximum discount on property tax bills. Photograph: Peter Byrne/PA Wire

Dublin city homeowners, the State biggest payers of local property tax (LPT), will see no change to their bills next year, following the decision of c(...)

Moore Street market in Dublin. The report says the 200-year-old market is in a “vicious circle of decline”. Photograph: Getty Images

Dublin’s Moore Street market is facing “an existential crisis” and is at imminent risk of closure unless a regeneration programme is put in place, acc(...)

Fianna Fáil candidate Brian Mohan said using the term ‘gypsy’ was ‘ill-advised and an ill-informed choice of words when referring to someone’. File photograph: Collins

A Fianna Fáil candidate for the upcoming local elections in Dublin city has apologised for using the word “gypsy” to describe an individual on social (...)

Preparations at the Papal Cross in the Phoenix Park for the forthcoming visit of Pope Francis: when the pope arrives on Saturday, August 25th, road closures will be in place across the city centre and north inner city until 5pm. Photograph:  Gareth Chaney Collins

Large-scale road closures will be in place in the city centre and around the Phoenix Park for Pope Francis’s visit to Ireland later this month. When(...)