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The development was proposed for  Oscar Traynor Road in Santry, just east of the entrance to the Dublin Port Tunnel. File photograph: Alan Betson

Plans to build more than 850 homes on one of the largest sites owned by Dublin City Council have collapsed following the refusal of councillors to app(...)

The proposed development is on Oscar Traynor Road in Santry, just east of the entrance to the Dublin Port Tunnel. Photograph: Alan Betson

Plans for more than 850 Dublin homes “will have to be abandoned” if city councillors refuse to approve the sale of land to a private developer, the co(...)

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

The last Dublin home of playwright Seán O’Casey, where he wrote his best known work, has finally been bought by Dublin City Council. The council pla(...)

Docklands: Local Independent councillor Mannix Flynn says securing the building for social housing is a better use of council resources than keeping homeless people in costly family hubs.

A 15-storey privately developed apartment block in Dublin’s south docklands could be used exclusively for social housing if permission is granted by A(...)

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(...)

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