If you have an idea to improve Glasnevin, why not apply to this fund? €1,000 is available from the Irish Youth Foundation for a community enhancing project, and I’d love to see Glasnevin get it. Entry is for those aged up to 24, and if I can help with an entry please let me know.
Monthly Archives: February 2013
I was delighted to read this morning that Shimmer Research will be one of the many new companies making the move to Glasnevin as part of DCU’s new Innovation Campus. The company, which has 20 staff located in Dublin and Boston, as well as clients in more than 60 countries, is exactly the kind of […]
The local bin collection schedule for Glasnevin, Ballymun and Whitehall is here. Currently we cover Glasnevin Red Bin Company and Glasnevin Greyhound collections. If you feel you can add any more information, or something is incorrect, please let me know on firstname.lastname@example.org. The red box denotes collections of the Red Bin Company on a Wednesday […]
I’m always amazed at how many Dubliners don’t know about this great website. HitTheRoad.ie allows commuters to plan their routes in a quick, clever integrated way. This is a great piece of work altogether, and I hope to see more like it in the near future – either official or unofficial efforts welcome!
It was great to see An Taoiseach Enda Kenny visiting Glasnevin during the week, as mentioned here, he spent Valentine’s night in the Glasnevin Museum to attend a book launch. I was out of the country at the time, but I look forward to welcoming the Taoiseach to Glasnevin again in the near future.
Dublin City Council has launched an interesting new tool, which allows you to check when your street should have last been cleaned, and when it should be next cleaned. The tool, which is available at http://www.dublincity.ie/StreetSweeping/ doesn’t seem to update automatically though and, as such, if your last street clean was missed for whatever reason, […]
On February 28th 2016, Noel was elected as a TD for Dublin North West, becoming the first Fine Gael TD to be elected for this area since 1992, and the youngest Fine Gael TD in the country. The Dublin North West area includes Drumcondra, Glasnevin, Whitehall, Beaumont, Santry, Finglas, Ballymun, Northwood, Meakstown and Charlestown. Within […]