Carolyn Moore

Dublin City Councillor for Kimmage Rathmines

Category: News

  • Harold’s Bridge Court LRD observation

    Harold’s Bridge Court LRD observation

    In the context of a site subject to numerous constraints and with significant considerations at play – including history, heritage and the proximity of protected structures, along with the sensitivity of its built environment and the canal as a conservation area, this is a revised proposal that remains out of scale and visually incongruous relative…

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  • Doughnut Economics: What is it and how can it shape Dublin’s next Local Economic and Community Plan

    Doughnut Economics: What is it and how can it shape Dublin’s next Local Economic and Community Plan

    As chair of Dublin City Council’s Local Community Development Committee (LCDC), I also chair the advisory group on Dublin’s next Local Economic and Community Plan (LECP). In September of 2022 I brought a motion to the Council asking that we would underpin that plan with the principles of Doughnut Economics, following in the footsteps of…

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  • Marble Arch LRD Observation

    Marble Arch LRD Observation

    As a Councillor for the Kimmage Rathmines area I would like to share some observations and comments on the Large-scale Residential Development proposed on the site of the Marble Arch pub and adjacent warehouse-style buildings, with frontage on both Davitt Road and Benbulbin Road in Drimnagh, REF: LRD6024/23-S3. Please read my full submission here.

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  • BusConnects: Kimmage to City Centre

    BusConnects: Kimmage to City Centre

    Read my submission to An Bord Pleanála on the BusConnects Kimmage to City Centre corridor

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  • Herberton Road LRD Observation

    Herberton Road LRD Observation

    I would like to broadly welcome this proposal for a Large-scale Residential Development for the former G4S site in Drimnagh, in which I believe the applicants have addressed some of the more significant concerns I had with the SHD proposal for the same site, which was appropriately rejected by An Bord Pleanala in 2022.

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  • The transformation of our bus network is underway

    The transformation of our bus network is underway

    Here’s how it will affect Kimmage Rathmines: On November 26th, users of public transport will have seen changes to the bus routes servicing Drimnagh, Crumlin, Kimmage and beyond, as the new ‘orbital’ S2 and S4 routes came into service, replacing the 17 and 18, and the new 74 ‘radial’ route was introduced. Hopefully what this…

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