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CGI view of the proposed development at Hedron’s Building, Broadstone.

A scheme to turn a protected modernist building in Dublin’s north inner city into a co-living development would create “tenements of the future”, city(...)

Dublin city councillors gave a strong mandate to council management on Monday night to drop plans for private sector development of public lands. File image: iStock.

Dublin city councillors gave a strong mandate to council management on Monday night to drop plans for private sector development of public lands. The(...)

Brendan Kenny, Dublin City Council’s head of housing, said the local authority does not plan to build the proposed homes itself, but will use instead approved housing bodies to provide the social housing element. Photograph: Alan Betson

The construction of more than 700 social homes on local authority sites across Dublin will take up to a decade if councillors block land sales to hous(...)

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(...)

Redevelopment of O’Devaney Gardens:  Dublin City Council is in the process of building 56 social homes on the site. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

The redevelopment of the former O’Devaney Gardens flat complex by Bartra Capital is set to be blocked by Dublin city councillors on Monday, unless aff(...)

Photomontage of part of the apartment scheme planned beside the former Smurfit printworks at Daneswell, Botanic Road, Dublin

A complex of almost 300 apartments including a nine-storey block has been proposed for a residential development already under construction close to t(...)

Laura Grehan at Broombridge Luas stop in Cabra. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Laura Grehan wishes her parents were still alive to see the Luas trams running through Cabra. They would have remembered the original street tracks th(...)

The law is unclear on whether gardaí have powers to stop scramblers and quad bikes being used in public parks

Gardaí are unable to stop the dangerous use of quad bikes and scramblers in public parks because of a grey area in the law. The anti-social use of th(...)

'I was always attracted to people my own age but struggled to talk to women. I became used to these images of abuse.' Illustration: Dearbhla Kelly

The offender ‘IF I HADN’T BEEN CAUGHT, I’D STILL BE DOING IT ’ There was a knock on the door. Jack was woken by the Garda in his bedroom. His mother(...)

Broombridge, Cabra: Henry O’Brien, Dolores Ferris and John Coffey. Ferris says she has has witnessed “huge” changes to traffic levels  but is readying herself for a seismic shift. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

When Cabra residents wake up next Monday morning, many will be afraid to peer out their windows. The nightmare in this Dublin suburb is that their rel(...)

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