DEVLIN TO CONTEST THE NEXT GENERAL ELECTION IN DÚN LAOGHAIRE
Cormac was selected by the members of Fianna Fáil to contest the next General Election. Cormac polled exceptionally well as a first time candidate in the last General Election attracting over 4,600 first preference votes. Cormac remains focused on tackling the issues facing constituents across the Dún Laoghaire constituency. You can follow his campaign by signing up to receive his eBulletin (news and information specific to your area) or on Facebook / Twitter. Alternatively, if you would like to get involved in the campaign, you can volunteer here
DEVLIN SEEKS GREATER CONSULTATION FOR
LOCAL RESIDENTS DURING CHERRYWOOD SDZ CONSTRUCTION
Cllr Devlin has sought clarification on the timeframe and process understaken with local residents about key infrastructural changes in and around the Cherrywood Strategic Development Zone (SDZ). Read more by clicking here
FIND OUT WHAT EVENTS ARE HAPPENING IN YOUR AREA
Cormac keeps local residents informed of events and activities taking place within their area. Click here to view a list of these events and if you woud like to know about these (and more) in advance, click here to sign-up to receive Cormac's eBulletin,
DOWNLOAD CORMAC'S WINTER CONSTITUENCY NEWSLETTER
You can read and download Cormac's Winter constituency newsletter by clicking here
All residents should check to make sure that their details are correct on electioral register by visiting checktheregister.ie. If you have recently moved into the area, changed address or have turned 18 years old then you should print off the required form by clicking here, have them stamped at your local Garda station and send them to Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown. If you have any questions, please call the Franchise Section of the Council on (01) 205 4880
CHRISTMAS TREE RECYCLING & COLLECTION SERVICE
Click here to download a helpful guide on where you can recycle your Christmas tree and get information on bring centres in our area. Members of Cuala GAA are raising money for Habitat for Humanity so they're willing to collect and recycle your Christmas tree for as little as €5. You can call or text Alex, Cillian, Eoin/Louie on 087 299 7192 to arrange it.
DO YOU REQUIRE FUNDING FOR YOUR SOCIAL ENTERPRISE?
If so, €1.6m has been allocated to a new Social Innovation Fund in Ireland (SIFI). The objective of the fund is to find and back social enterprises that have developed a project that will add to the social and economic fabric of their community by way of social impact. A simple Stage 1 application is required before Friday 25th January 2019. Find out more by clicking here.
GET INVOLVED & JOIN
THE EU BEACH CLEAN-UP DAY - SUNDAY MARCH 24th & MAY 11th
Join either (or both) of the EU Beach Clean-Ups on Sunday 24th March at 12pm at the Killiney DART station car park & also on Sunday 11th May @ 12pm at Seapoint Beach. You can find out more information here by visiting my website by clicking here
MAKE A SUBMISSION TO THE OLD CONNAUGHT LOCAL AREA PLAN 2019 - 2025
Cormac is advising local residents that works have finally begun on the Corbawn Lane Beach Access. This was a long time coming but I am pleased that they have started. If residents have any questions or comments, please contact the Council directly or click here for more info.
DO YOU NEED TO REPORT A BLOCKED GULLY? DO IT HERE...
Several residents have reported to Cormac that while they have reported blocked gullies in the past, some of them haven't been unblocked. If you know of a blocked gully that needs to be cleared / unblocked by the Council, then you can report it here
COUNCIL GRANTS OPEN FOR APPLICATIONS UNTIL THURSDAY 18th APRIL
Cllr Devlin is advising all community, arts & business groups to consider applying to the Council's Grants Scheme (Round 2) which is open for applications until Thursday 18th April. To find out more information please click here and to read the guidelines click here. For more information, please call (01) 205 4700 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
DEVLIN CONGRATULATES DR. MICHAEL CLARK & HELENA KELLY
ON BEING SELECTED IN THIS AREA FOR THE LOCAL ELECTIONS
Cllr Cormac Devlin has congratulated Dr. Michael Clark & Helena Kelly on being selected as candidates in the upcoming local elections for the Killiney-Shankill Local Electoral Area (LEA). "I have known Michael personally for many years and I believe this strong ticket of both Michael & Helena will hopefully hold and increase our existing representation in this area where we currently hold just one seat that of retiring councilior, Jennifer Cuffe. I would ask that you consider voting #1 & #2 in order of your preference.
DEVLIN RAISES CONCERNS ABOUT LOCAL GOAHEAD BUS SERVICES
Fianna Fáil Councillor Cormac Devlin spoke to the Dublin Gazette about the regular complaints that he is receiving from local commuters about problems that people are experiencing in relation to the GoAhead bus services in the area. Click here to read more
SHANGANAGH PARK MASTERPLAN - MAKE YOUR VIEWS KNOWN
After many years of waiting for the details of a Masterplan for Shanganagh Park, Fianna Fáil Cllr's Michael Clark & Cormac Devlin are informing local residents about the Council's plans to revamp and remodel aspects of the popular local park in Shanganagh. Residents have until Sunday 15th September to make their free submissions. To make your submission click here and to read more about the details click here and to view the plans click here
CORMAC CONGRATULATES MICHAEL CLARK ON BEING ELECTED AS A NEW
COUNCILLOR FOR THE KILLINEY - SHANKILL LEA
Fianna Fáil's General Election candidate, Cormac Devlin has congratulated Michael Clark on his election as a new Councillor representing the Killiney-Shankill area. "I know Michael will be exceptionally dedicated and diligent to his work for the local area. I know how hard he worked during his recent campaign and I congratulate him on his success. I look forward to working with him over the next 5 years". You can follow Michael on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter
PUBLIC INFORMATION EVENING
DISCUSSION OF 210 STRATEGIC HOUSING DEVELOPMENT (SHD) UNITS AT
CHURCHVIEW ROAD & CHURCH ROAD, KILLINEY
Cllrs Michael Clark & Cormac Devlin are hosting an Information Evening on Wednesday 31st July at 8pm upstairs in the Graduate Public House to discuss the proposed 210 Strategic Housing Development units on the corner of Curchview Road / Church Road, Killiney (on the former site of houses; Culgrenagh, Briar Hill, and Hayfield). You can view thes plans by clicking here. If residents wish, they have until Tuesday 6th August at 5:30pm to make an observation which they can make directly An Bord Pleanála at a cost of €20. If you would like to discuss this or any other issue with Cormac please click here
N11 / M11 JUNCTION 4 - 14 PUBLIC CONSULTATION
Cllr Michael Clark & Cllr Devlin have advised local residents about the public consultation that is taking place on Tuesday 12th November between 12pm - 8pm in the Glenview Hotel, Glen of the Downs. It is set to inform the public of the transportation options which have been developed to date to address the problems identified, the constraints identified and the timeline to advance this project. This consultation allows for the important involvement by the public in developing the emerging preferred options.
All information displayed at the event will subsequently be published on the dedicated project website www.m11n11.ie
NEW PLANNING PERMISSION SOUGHT FOR WOODBROOK LANDS
A new large scale planning application for the development of 685 residential units has been lodged with An Bord Pleanála for the lands at Woodbrook (between Shanganagh Cemetery and Woodbrook Golf Club Lands). This plan proposed a new childcare facility, a linear park, a site for a new school and a new access / distributor road which will give access to the prpoposed DART station at Woodbrook You can view these plans by visiting www.woodbrook1shd.com. Cormac and local councillor Michael Clark are available to meet with groups to discuss and go through these plans, click here to get in touch with them.
HSE LODGES PLANNING APPLICATION FOR
LOUGHLINSTOWN PRIMARY HEALTH CARE CENTRE, LOUGHLINSTOWN DRIVE
On Monday 21st October a planning application was lodged by the Health Service Executive for a new primary health care centre on the site of their existing health centre on Loughlinstown Drive. The application is for demolition of all existing buildings on the HSE site and to construct a new 4 storey re Primary Health Care building (Max height 16.955m) with a General Practitioner (GP) surgery (floor area 4,267sq.m), Consultation Rooms, Treatment Rooms, Meeting Rooms, Staff Facilities, Co-offices as well as other accommodation over 4 floors plus an own door pharmacy (101sq.m) on the ground floor. The centre would have 61 car parking spaces. To make a submission/objection, residents have until Monday 25th November at a cost of €20 to make their views known. If you have any questions, please contact Cllr Michael Clark and to view the plans, click here