MY INCOME AS A COUNCILLOR ON DÚN LAOGHAIRE-RATHDOWN COUNTY COUNCIL:
To view my Council salary and other payments for 2017 click here. I was elected as An Cathaoirleach of Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council (June 2016 - June 2017). As a Councillor for the Dún Laoghaire, I severe on several committees such as; the Dalkey Heritage Company, the Health Service Executive (HSE) Regional Health Forum, the Asscociation of Irish Local Government (Standing Council). For a complete listing of the committees and organisation that I sit on, view my profile page.
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
COUNCIL SEEKS PUBLICS VIEWS ON ITS DRAFT LITTER PLAN 2018-2020
The Council has listed the various locations that householders can avail of recycling facilities across our County, especially free Christmas tree drop-off points. You can view the locations, times and dates by clicking here
IRISH WATER GETS APPROVAL FOR NEW €80m STILLORGAN RESEVOIR PLANS
An Bord Pleanála have given approval for a new €80m reservoir for Stillorgan area. The project will secure a sustainable supply of water for more than 200,000 people living in south county Dublin. For more click here
MAKING DÚN LAOGHAIRE-RATHDOWN AN AGE FRIENDLY COUNTY
The Council's Heritage section has organised several talks and tours of local historic sites. Between now and 18th Februrary there will be several free talks and events planned. I would encourage you to take part in some of them. Find out more and download the programme here
REPORT FROM BREWERY ROAD SCHEME PUBLIC CONSULTATION PROCESS
In July/August 2017, a public consultation process was undertaken by Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown regarding their proposal to improve cyclist and pedestrian facilities at the junction of Brewery Road and the N11. There were 13 submissions (including mine) received and as a result, the Council made some modifications to their proposal. Read the full report,here.
DEVLIN CALLS ON EDUCATION MINISTER TO CHOOSE MEDIATION NOT DISOLUTION OF CLONKEEN COLLEGE BOARD OF MANAGEMENT
Cormac has joined the Fianna Fáil Education Spokesperson, Thomas Byrne TD in calling on the Minister for Education to intervene in the dispute between the Edmund Rice Trust and the Board of Management of Clonkeen College. Read their statementhere
ROAD SAFETY AUTHORITY ISSUE ADVICE FOR ORANGE & RED STATUS SNOW WARNING
Click here for some practical advice issued by the Road Safety Authority (RSA) for making your vehicle snow-ready and driving on icy/snow covered roads. Click here to read the advice.
DEVLIN HOSTS PUBLIC MEETING ABOUT THE LUAS CHAOS
If you've had a bad experience or story about the service and difficulties along the LUAS Green Line or Cross City, please come along to Cormac's Public Meeting on Monday 5th March at 8pm in the Cabinteely Parish Centre with John Lahart TD and sign the online petition
COUNCIL ISSUES STATMENT IN ADVANCE OF STORM EMMA
(RED WEATHER WARNING)
You can read the comprehensive statement by Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown in advance of Storm Emma and the useful information for residents by clicking here. There is also a Homeless Freephone number for those in need of emergency accommodation is: 1800 707 707.
JOIN THE #EUBeachCleanUp @ KILLINEY BEACH ON
SUNDAY 25th MARCH @ 12pm
As part of the #EUBeachCleanUp 2018, Cormac is organising a beach clean-up along Killiney Beach. If you're free, please come along and get involved in. For more information click here
FIND OUT WHAT EVENTS ARE HAPPENING IN YOUR AREA
Cormac aims to keep residents informed of meetings and events taking place within the area. You can click here to see a list of them or if you would like to sign-up to receive his eBulletin,
COUNCIL GRANTS OPEN FOR APPLICATIONS UNTIL FRIDAY 19TH
All Community, Sporting, Arts, Senior Citizen and Business groups are invited to make an application for a dlr Grant. You are invited to make multiple applications under various headings. To find out more click here or to view the guidelines, click here. All applications must be made online and you can download an easy guide here. For more information, please call (01) 205 4700 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
You can read and download Cormac's Winter 2018 constituency newsletter by clicking here
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.