The Mansion House Dublin celebrates 300 years
In 2015, Dublin’s Mansion House celebrates 300 years as the official Mayoral residence. The house was built by developer Joshua Dawson between 1705 and 1710 and is a rare surviving example of Queen Anne style architecture in Dublin.
In 2015 the Mansion House will celebrate this milestone with a number of events throughout the year. Please click here for further information.
Celebrate World Wetlands During February
Dublin City Council celebrated RAMSAR International World Wetlands Day on Feb 2 by inviting people to visit the city’s wetlands. Young people (Age 15 to 24) are also invited to take photos at wetland sites and to submit them to RAMSAR with a chance to win a visit to an international RAMSAR site.
You can learn more about Wetlands by visiting an interactive display at the Atrium Civic Offices from Feb 9th – March 9th.
Mind Yourself Programme
Our 2015 Mind Yourself programme includes talks, workshops and practical classes that encourage us to take precious time for ourselves, be willing to explore new experiences and in so doing we can enhance our health and wellbeing. The emphasis is on the benefits of positive thinking and developing that sometimes elusive feel good factor.
Healthy Ireland is a new Government plan, that involves every part of Irish society in improving our health and wellbeing. It was published in March 2013.
The wellbeing and health of the people living in our country is the most valuable resource that we have. Health is major asset for our society, and improving the health and wellbeing of the nation is a national priority for the Government. More...
Launch of the Eastern-Midlands Draft Regional Waste Management Plan – new region new vision
The Eastern-Midlands Region has launched its Draft Waste Management Plan 2015-2021. The plan provides the framework for waste management for the next six years and sets out a range of policies and actions in order to meet the specified mandatory and performance targets.
A period of public consultation will continue from 18th November until the 30th of January 2015. Following the public consultation stage written submissions will be considered and the final regional waste management plans will be published by the end of March 2015. More...
Dublin City Council has begun preparing the new City Development Plan 2016 – 2022. It will set out a shared vision and direction for the future development of our city.
To inform this process, Dublin City Council have put together an Issues Paper, which highlights some of the 'big picture' priority issues for the city over the next six years.
We are encouraging citizens, communities and organisations to read through these issues and make observations.
We are on Pinterest, are you?
A few months back we started a Pinterest account to share with you images of city, events, historical records and anything interesting that we come across in archives and in our day to day work.
We are always looking for interesting images of the city. If you have any and would like us to share it in our account, please send it to us to firstname.lastname@example.org
As a property owner, taking measures to protect your property from flooding will limit the distress and damage caused by flooding. However, finding the right flood protection products can be difficult.
Dublin City Council has developed a Property Flood Protection Guide to assist property owners in selecting flood protection products. We have also produced other documents that will assist property owners in preparing in advance for a flood and dealing with a flood as it is happening. More...
Irish Water is the new national water utility and is now responsible for managing the delivery of water services to homes and businesses in Ireland.
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#FOTC15 Dublin’s Lord Mayor, Christy Burke, will confer the Honorary Freedom of the City of Dublin on Brother Kevin Crowley and John Giles on Saturday 28th February 2015. The ceremony will take place in the Round Room, Mansion House, Dawson Street, Dublin 2 at 8pm.27th February Read more