A local resident asked us to remind other residents of the hedge cutting restrictions that are in effect from 1 March until 31 August each year. This is to protect nesting birds and in the interest of wildlife conservation. While this restriction applies to uncultivated land, residents should avoid cutting domestic hedges during this period. […]
The Community Council will now meet three times per year to hear about JPC, SPC committees and Fingal PPN linkage groups.
The Executive Committe will meet on Wednesday 28th February 2018 at 8pm in Castleknock Community Centre, Laurel Lodge Castleknock. We will discuss how can we enhance the participation of Dublin 15 in the Fingal PPN (Fingal Public Participation Network). Taking into account that FPPN is considering an enhanced role for community councils in their linkage group […]
Please read our submission on the planning application for two primary schools in Powerstown. We welcome the well thought out design in the proposed development. We have the following suggestions: Use Sheffield Stands for the bicycle parking. Reduce the speed limit on Powerstown Road to 30km/h. Review the parking arrangements to allow for parents of […]
Fingal County Council has begun the review of its development plan. Please read our submission for the pre-draft stage of the Fingal Development Plan 2017-2023. Fingal County Council, in consultation with the community and other stakeholders, is making a new Development Plan that will shape the future growth of the County over the next 6 […]
In the future local authorities will have an enhanced role in both economic and community development. This follows from the Local Government Reform Act of 2014. Fingal County Council is now developing a Local Economic and Community Plan to guide the integrated economic and community development of the County over the coming years which should […]
We have updated our website so that it works well on mobile devices. Google is encouraging website owners to change their sites to adapt to mobile devices. We hope that this will make it easier for residents to browse our site and read our submissions.
The Dublin 15 Community Council monthly meetings are now held on the second Wednesday of each month in Castleknock Community Centre in Laurel Lodge.
Fingal County Council are reviewing vehicle speeds in housing estates and asked people to make submissions regarding their area. They were particularly interested in submissions in relation to the possible introduction of a 30km/h speed limit in residential areas. Control of Vehicle Speeds in Residential Areas As part of a review of vehicle speeds in […]
The Dublin 15 Community Council is going through a process to adopt and comply with a code of governance for community and voluntary organisations. Among the steps, the process highlights grounds on which discrimination is unlawful. The process will culminate in a signed commitment to 5 principles which will be displayed publicly and inclusion on […]