Agenda

Venue: Council Chamber, County Hall, Dún Laoghaire, Co. Dublin. View directions

Items
No. Item

1.

Confirmation and Adoption of Minutes

Minutes of the Dún Laoghaire Area Committee (Housing, Economic Development, Community & Culture Development, Planning & Infrastructure & Climate Change Business) held on 1st April 2019.

(circulated herewith)

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT BUSINESS AND COMMUNITY AND CULTURAL DEVELOPMENT BUSINESS

CEISTEANNA / QUESTIONS

2.

Councillor M. Merrigan- BID Levy Payers in Legal Proceedings

“To ask the Chief Executive, following on from the decision of the Board of Directors of BID DL Company Limited by Guarantee (CRO Reg: 533339) of 101, Upper George’s Street, Dún Laoghaire, A96 F240, not to seek a renewal of the Dún Laoghaire Business Improvement District Scheme, to provide details on the numbers of BID Levy Payers in the Town of Dún Laoghaire that are currently the subject of legal proceedings for the recovery of unpaid levies and the total value thereof?”

 

3.

Councillor C. Smyth- Playground Loughlinstown

“To ask the Chief Executive why the Playground at Loughlinstown Community Rooms has been closed?”

 

4.

Ministerial/Departmental/Other Correspondence

a)   Correspondence Issued

 

b)   Correspondence Received

(if any to be circulated)

RÚIN / MOTIONS

5.

Review Mounttown Community Facility

“That this Committee agrees to review the operations of the Mounttown Community Facility in the light of the new development in Fitzgerald Park, the lack of Councillors on the board of the Facility, the closure of the Homework Club and the Oasis Project, and the very serious parking issues that are developing in Meadowlands and Fitzgerald Park.”

PLANNING BUSINESS

CEISTEANNA / QUESTIONS

No business

6.

Strategic Housing Developments

7.

Ministerial/Departmental/Other Correspondence

a)   Correspondence Issued

 

b)   Correspondence Received

(if any to be circulated)

RÚIN / MOTIONS

8.

Taking in Charge of The Elms

“That this Committee begin the process of the ‘Taking in Charge’ of the Elms on the Shanganagh Road.”

9.

Site for Educate Together N.S.

“That this Area Committee calls on the Minister for Education to secure a site for the new Dun Laoghaire Educate Together National School as a matter of urgency.”

INFRASTRUCTURE AND CLIMATE CHANGE BUSINESS

CEISTEANNA / QUESTIONS

10.

Councillor H. Lewis- Transfer of Shanganagh Castle Site

“To ask the Chief Executive to outline the procedure for the transfer of the Shanganagh Castle Council owned site to the Land Development Agency and if such a transfer compels the need for a Section 183?”

 

11.

Councillor M. Merrigan- Houses Due for Derelict Sites List

“To ask the Chief Executive to provide details on the numbers of houses and other properties in the Dún Laoghaire Local Electoral Area that are currently under investigation for inclusion on the Derelict Sites List and to briefly outline the process?”

 

12.

Councillor M. Merrigan- Land at Eden Road and Harold Crescent

“To ask the Chief Executive to confirm the following in respect of a plot of land at the corner of Eden Road and Harold Crescent: (1) Plot is in Council ownership?; (2) Current use, if any, by the Council?; (3) Whether on the Vacant Sites Register?; (4) Any proposals by the Council to develop this site?; (5) It is intended to dispose of this site?; (6) Whether entered on the Derelict Sites List?; (7) Whether the buildings, if unused and derelict, could be removed?; (8) Whether the site can be made less unsightly in the interim?; (9) Any reports of serious antisocial behaviour on this site?; and (10) When the site was last inspected by the Council? 

 

13.

Councillor M. Merrigan- CPO of Abandoned House

“To ask the Chief Executive whether the Council would consider the use of a Compulsory Purchase Order for the acquisition of an apparently abandoned house (details supplied) and, if so, to outline the steps necessary for such?”

14.

Councillor M. Merrigan- Final Accounts DL Harbour Company

“To ask the Chief Executive, in order to accurately advise the residents and businesses in Dún Laoghaire Local Electoral Area on matters relating to the Harbour, whether the final accounts for Dún Laoghaire Harbour Company have been presented to the Minister in accordance with Section 33 (1) of the Harbours Act, 2015 and, if not, please outline the reasons why?”

 

15.

Councillor S. O'Brien- Agreement on Development Former Prison Buildings

“To ask the Chief Executive to confirm the status of the tripartite agreement which is necessary for development of former prison buildings for community and sporting purposes at Shanganagh Castle?”

16.

Councillor D. O'Keeffe- Report on CPO Corner of York and Tivoli Road

“To ask the Chief Executive for a report on the implementation of a CPO on the site at the corner of York and Tivoli Road, as was agreed by this Committee?”

17.

Councillor C. Smyth- Mattress Amnesty

“To ask the Chief Executive to hold a Mattress Amnesty in the administrative area of this Committee?”

 

18.

Climate Change Action Plan - Public Engagement report

(circulated herewith)

19.

Ministerial/Departmental/Other Correspondence

a)   Correspondence Issued

 

b)   Correspondence Received

(if any to be circulated)

RÚIN / MOTIONS

20.

Update for Old Connaught and District Community Association

“That the Chief Executive update this Committee on the issues raised by Old Connaught and District Community Association at their Deputation meeting on the 16th of May 2018, that were responded to by the Departments administered under this Area Committee.”

21.

Site for Bring Centre Blackrock

“That the Chief Executive agrees to identify a site for new Bring Centre in Blackrock.”

 

HOUSING

CEISTEANNA / QUESTIONS

22.

Councillor M. Halpin- Details of Eden Road Site

“To ask the Chief Executive to give details of the Eden Road site that is listed for potential social housing in the County Development Plan?”

23.

Councillor M. Halpin- Report on Part VIII Park House

“To ask the Chief Executive to give a progress report on the Part VIII for Park House, Dún Laoghaire?”

24.

Councillor H. Lewis- Maintenance Issues Georges Lane

“To ask the Chief Executive if the maintenance issues with the tenants of Georges Lane have been resolved, and to outline the reason for the exorbitant electrical running costs associated with at least some of the tenants?”

 

25.

Councillor H. Lewis- Social Houses Total 2021

“To ask the Chief Executive, of the 194 social homes to be constructed by the Council in the entire County by the end of 2021, how many of these homes will be built in the administrative area of this Committee?”

 

26.

Councillor C. Smyth- Update on Development at Loughlinstown Woods

“To ask the Chief Executive for an update on the items raised at last months (1st of April) Dun Laoghaire Area Committee (HEPI) meeting regarding the development at Loughlinstown Woods, that was to be raised with Co-operative Housing Ireland (questions 10, 11 and 12)?”

 

27.

Ministerial/Departmental/Other Correspondence

a)   Correspondence Issued

 

b)   Correspondence Received

(if any to be circulated)

RÚIN / MOTIONS

No business.