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Councillors vote to sell land to developer for €14m

Councillors vote to sell land to developer for €14m

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CONTENTIOUS plans for the sale of council-owned land in Killinarden to a developer, for a proposed mixed-tenure development of 620 houses, were ...

Dog pound services contract is finally awarded by council

Dog pound services contract is finally awarded by council

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DOG pound services for South Dublin County Council will now be provided by Midland Animal Care Ltd at their facility in Newcastle, ...

Submissions now invited for €300k Have Your Say scheme

Submissions now invited for €300k Have Your Say scheme

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The Mayor of South Dublin County Council, Cllr Peter Kavanagh, officially launched the ‘€300k Have Your Say’ initiative for the Tallaght Central electoral ...

Holy Rosary – it’s five sets of twins in junior infants !

Holy Rosary – it’s five sets of twins in junior infants !

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ONE primary school is seeing double since they welcomed five sets of twins to the school. Primary schools across the country geared ...

Medically supervised injection clinic proposal

Medically supervised injection clinic proposal

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A PROPOSAL for a medically-supervised injection facility for intravenous drug users in the county will be discussed by South Dublin County councillors. ...

Pensioners’ pressure – anger over 800% hike in sports and fitness centre fees

Pensioners’ pressure – anger over 800% hike in sports and fitness centre fees

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PENSIONERS have vowed to keep the pressure on Dublin City Council, in an effort to overturn new fees, which they say will ...

Covid-19 study examines responses to illness in older people

Covid-19 study examines responses to illness in older people

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TALLAGHT University Hospital is part of a large international study that aims to examine the variability in response to Covid-19 illness in ...

Students warned of scams relating to accommodation

Students warned of scams relating to accommodation

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A STUDENT accommodation fraud scam warning has been issued for all third-level students which targets new students and those returning to college ...

Council strike action called off after talks with workers

Council strike action called off after talks with workers

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PLANNED strike action by workers from South Dublin County Council has been called off, as the local authority has begun talks with ...

City Edge regeneration; 75,000 jobs and 40,000 homes

City Edge regeneration; 75,000 jobs and 40,000 homes

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SOME 700 hectares of land in the Naas Road, Ballymount and Park West area is set to become one of Europe’s largest ...