The committee met Jack Chambers, Fianna Fail local election candidate, on Monday evening. We briefed him on our long and active history and raised our concerns about the lack of Garda presence and response, access to school places for Riverwood children, lack of response of councillors to emails, maintenance issues with the open space area […]
The proposed Porterstown Road pedestrian bridge can only happen if the public right of way is extinguished. Submissions for this part are due to firstname.lastname@example.org by 4:30pm on Friday 13th December 2013. For those that oppose the road closure this is the important date. To make a submission about the proposed pedestrian bridge they must […]
Fingal County Council are planning to close Porterstown Road at the level crossing and build a pedestrian bridge. There will be a public meeting on Monday 25th November at 8pm in St. Mochta’s National School, Clonsilla.
Frank attended the Fingal Joint Policing Committee (Fingal JPC) in Ongar Community Centre on Thursday 17th October 2013. Attendees: Superintendent Kelly Sergeant Vincent Connelly (Community Gardai, Blanchardstown) Sergeant Nicola Dunphy? (Community Gardai, Blanchardstown) P.J. Howell (Director Of Environment, Economic and Social Development, Fingal County Council) Ruairí Ó Dúlaing (Parks Division, Fingal County Council) Minutes: All […]
A new Dublin Bus shelter was built recently on Diswellstown Road. It is for bus stop 7031, for the city bound 37 route. The shelter’s planning application was seen by one of the committee who contacted Clear Channel (the advertising company that maintains bus shelters) to express concern that the shelter would block the cycle […]
In only a few months the planting by Fingal County Council at Riverwood Glebe has really filled out. Compare the photos to that taken in June, shortly after they were planted. The plants chosen are a favourite of bees and butterflies. When the photos were taken there was 8 Red Admiral butterflies on one plant. […]
Fingal County Council finally planted the low herbaceous plants on the closed rat run between Riverwood Glebe and Chase. This completes the work to close the rat run that began in February.
Today transition year students from LCC demonstrated and explained their structure on the open space area at Riverwood Copse/Chase. The students built a 3D map of the Riverwood/Woodbrook/Fernleigh/Annfield area and used threads to show the routes that students took to get to the new LCC building. These routes highlighted the obstructions (mainly railings) that make […]
Architects, Kate Dowling and Robert Bourke in collaboration with film maker, Peter Kelly, were commissioned to work with Transition Year students from Luttrellstown Community College. The students were asked to identify aspects of their neighbourhood that are important to them and asked to think about ways in which changes or improvements could be made. One […]
Back in February we reported that Fingal County Council installed some wooden poles to close the rat run between Riverwood Glebe and Riverwood Chase. Earlier this week they replaced those temporary poles with sturdy rectangular ones. These have been cemented into the ground. These are more attractive than the temporary ones.