Agenda and minutes

Venue: Dundrum Office - Main Street, Dundrum

Items
No. Item

179.

Election of Chairperson

Councillor K. Daly NOMINATED Councillor Tom Murphy.

Councillor Shay Brennan SECONDED the Nomination

 

No other Nominations were made.

 

Councillor Tom Murphy was ELECTED Chair of the Dundrum Area Committee.

 

 

180.

Confirmation and Adoption of Minutes

 

Minutes of Meeting of the Dundrum Area Committee Meeting held on 8th June 2016

 

It was proposed by Councillor L. McCarthy and seconded by Councillor K. Daly and RESOLVED:

 

“That the minutes of the Dundrum Area Committee Meeting held on 8th June 2016 be ADOPTED and APPROVED.”

 

181.

Parks Business

QUESTIONS

It was PROPOSED by Councillor L. McCarthy and SECONDED by Councillor S. Brennan and RESOLVED:

 

That pursuant to Standing Order No. 13(c) questions 3 to 15 inclusive be ADOPTED and APPROVED.

 

182.

Councillor E. Blain - TREE PRUNING BALLINTEER

183.

Councillor E. Blain - TREE PRUNING SANDYFORD

184.

Councillor E. Blain - WORKS MARLAY PARK

185.

Councillor E. Blain - WORKS MARLAY 2017

186.

Councillor S. Brennan - OVERGROWN VEGETATION NUTGROVE

187.

Councillor S. Brennan - TREES TANEY

188.

Councillor C. Curran - CABLES BELARMINE PLAYGROUND

189.

Councillor J. Kennedy - PRUNING TREES MOUNT ANVILLE

190.

Councillor J. Kennedy - FLOWER BEDS CLONSKEAGH

191.

Councillor J. Kennedy - TREE PRUNING WHITEBEAM

192.

Councillor L. McCarthy - TREE PRUNING

193.

Councillor L. McGovern - FERNHILL GARDENS

194.

Councillor S. O'Neill - FERNHILL MASTERPLAN

195.

Ministerial/Departmental/Other Correspondence

It was NOTED that there were no items for consideration under this heading

 

196.

AUDIT OF TREES IN SANDYFORD HALL

 

It was PROPOSED by Councillor E. Blain and SECONDED by Councillor P. O’Brien

 

That the Chief Executive carry out a full audit of the trees in Sandyford Hall in advance of pruning season and provide the Council with a full report of the trees that will be pruned.”

 

Following a brief discussion during which H. McGorman responded to Members queries, the Report of the Chief Executive was NOTED.

 

197.

RAILING LARCHFIELD ROAD

The following Motion in the name of Councillor P. Hand FALLS

 

“That the Chief Executive provides a staggered railing at the Larchfield Road entrance to Rosemount Football Field”

 

198.

BASKETBALL RING BALLAWLEY

It was PROPOSED by Councillor P. O’Brien and SECONDED by Councillor L. McCarthy

 

“That the Chief Executive will install a basketball ring in the MUGA area in Ballawley Park.”

 

The Report of the Chief Executive was NOTED.

 

199.

CHILD SAFETY AUDIT BELARMINE MUGA

 

It was PROPOSED by Councillor C. Curran and SECONDED by Councillor S. Nic Cormaic

 

“That the Chief Executive will conduct and report back to this committee, a child safety audit of the area around Belarmine MUGA, with a particular focus on the prevention of a child running into oncoming traffic from the playground, shops or the football/basketball court.”

 

Following a brief discussion during which H. McGorman responded to Members queries, the report of the Chief Executive was NOTED.

 

200.

AUDIT OF TREES IN THE GALLOPS

It was PROPOSED by Councillor E. Blain and SECONDED by Councillor P. O’Brien

 

“That the Chief Executive carry out a full audit of the trees in The Gallops in advance of pruning season and provide the Council with a full report of the trees that will be pruned.”

 

The report of the Chief Executive was NOTED.

 

201.

Transportation Business

QUESTIONS

It was PROPOSED by Councillor L. McCarthy and SECONDED by Councillor B. Saul and RESOLVED:

 

That pursuant to Standing Order No. 13(c) questions 22 to 33 inclusive be ADOPTED and APPROVED.

 

202.

Councillor E. Blain - INSTALLATION OF ‘SLOW DOWN’ SIGN ON THE RISE / THE HEIGHTS, WOODPARK

203.

Councillor E. Blain - UPDATE ON TRAFFIC CALMING IN WOODPARK ESTATE

204.

Councillor S. Brennan - DELIVERY DRIVERS BLOCKING FOOTPATH DUNDRUM ROAD

205.

Councillor S. Brennan - IMPROVED CYCLE SAFETY ON ORWELL ROAD

206.

Councillor C. Curran - REPAINTING OF FADED ROAD MARKINGS ON THE ENNISKERRY ROAD

207.

Councillor D. Donnelly - REPAINTING OF FADED YELLOW BOX AT JUNCTION OF LOWER AND UPPER KILMACUD ROAD

208.

Councillor D. Donnelly - REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF DOUBLE YELLOW LINES IN STILLORGAN HEATH

209.

Councillor P. Hand - REQUEST FOR INSTALLATION OF YELLOW BOX ON WYCKHAM WAY ROUNDABOUT

210.

Councillor P. O'Brien - ‘TRAFFIC SIGNALS AHEAD’ SIGN ON SANDYFORD ROAD (NEAR BALALLY HILL)

211.

Councillor P. O'Brien - REVIEW OF TRAFFIC LIGHT SEQUENCE AT BEACON HOTEL, BLACKTHORN DRIVE

212.

Councillor P. O'Brien - LINKING OF TRAFFIC SIGNALS AT SANYFORD ROAD / WYCKHAM WAY TO JUNCTION OF OVEREND WAY / BALALLY LUAS

213.

Councillor P. O'Brien - REQUEST FOR ‘NO PEDESTRIANS’ SIGNAGE ALONG BOUNDARY WALL OF IMI ON SANDYFORD ROAD

214.

N11 Corridor at Greenfield Road - Proposed relocation of Inbound bus stop from Mount Merrion Avenue

Following a brief discussion during which C. Kavanagh responded to Members queries, the Report of the Chief Executive was NOTED.

 

215.

Bird Avenue, Clonskeagh - Road Safety Improvement Scheme- Post Consultation Report

The Report of the Chief Executive was NOTED.

 

216.

Carmanhall Road, Sandyford Business Park-Traffic/Pedestrian Improvement Measures

Following a brief discussion, during which C. Kavanagh and P. Watters responded to Members queries, the Report of the Chief Executive was NOTED.

 

217.

Pilot Car Club

Following a brief discussion, during which G. Flaherty responded to Members queries, the Report of the Chief Executive was NOTED.

 

218.

Consultation with Garda Commissioner

The Report of the Chief Executive was NOTED.

 

219.

Ministerial/Departmental/Other Correspondence

It was NOTED that there were no items for consideration under this heading

 

220.

INSTALLATION OF SPEED CAMERA HAINAULT ROAD

 

It was PROPOSED by Councillor J. Kennedy and SECONDED by Councillor B. Saul

 

“That the Chief Executive seek, in co-operation with An Garda Siochána, the installation of a speed camera for Hainault Road.”

 

Following a brief discussion during which P. Watters responded to Members queries, the Report of the Chief Executive was NOTED.

 

221.

PEDESTRIAN CROSSING BREHONFIELD ROAD

It was PROPOSED by Councillor L. McCarthy and SECONDED by Councillor P. O’Brien

 

“That the Chief Executive would please install a pedestrian crossing on Brehonfield Road for the health and safety of pedestrians coming from both Grangefield and Kingston.”

 

The report of the Chief Executive was NOTED.

 

222.

Maintenance Business

QUESTIONS

It was PROPOSED by Councillor L. McCarthy and SECONDED by Councillor P. O’Brien and RESOLVED:

 

That pursuant to Standing Order No. 13(c) questions 42 to 54 inclusive be ADOPTED and APPROVED.

 

223.

Councillor S. Brennan - SEWAGE SYSTEM GOATSTOWN AREA

224.

Councillor S. Brennan - UNSAFE FOOTPATH & KERBING NUTGROVE AREA

225.

Councillor D. Donnelly - ROAD SIGN FERNCARRIG AVENUE

226.

Councillor J. Kennedy - FOOTPATHS MOUNT ANVILLE

227.

Councillor J. Kennedy - ROAD SIGN POLE LENISTER LAWN

228.

Councillor J. Kennedy - CYCLE TRACK SIGN MARSHAM COURT

229.

Councillor L. McCarthy - FOOTPATH REPAIR

230.

Councillor L. McCarthy - REPAIR POTHOLE BARNASLINGAN

231.

Councillor L. McCarthy - TIDY UP AREA ST. PATRICK’S PARK

232.

Councillor S. O'Neill - WASTE WATER SYSTEMS BALLINTEER PARK

233.

Councillor S. O'Neill - FOOTPATH REPAIR GLEDSWOOD

234.

Councillor S. O'Neill - TRENCH ON ROAD GLEDSWOOD

235.

Councillor S. O'Neill - UNAUTHORISED DEPOT BEECHMOUNT DRIVE

236.

Ministerial/Departmental/Other Correspondence

It was NOTED that there were no items for consideration under this heading

 

237.

UPGRADING CULVERTS T ARDGLAS

It was PROPOSED by Councillor S. O’Neill and SECONDED by Councillor T. Murphy

 

“That the screen on the Slang River at Ardglas culvert be inspected and repaired as necessary to prevent flooding at the location.”

 

Following a brief discussion during which G. Concannon responded to Members queries, the Report of the Chief Executive was NOTED.

 

238.

PATHS STILLORGAN HEATH

It was PROPOSED by Councillor D. Donnelly = and SECONDED by Councillor T. Murphy

 

“That the Chief Executive examines the paths that were repaired recently in

Stillorgan Heath and take measures to repair damage done by discolouration due to scrabbling.”

 

Following a brief discussion during which I. Blanker responded to Members queries, the Report of the Chief Executive was NOTED.

 

239.

PUBLIC LIGHTING GRANGEFIELD ESTATE

It was PROPOSED by Councillor L. McCarthy and SECONDED by Councillor T. Murphy

 

“That the Chief Executive would install extra public lighting in Grangefield estate near the recently opened pedestrian gate.”

 

The Report of the Chief Executive was NOTED.

 

240.

UPGRADE FOOTPATHS ST. PATRICK'S PARK

It was PROPOSED by Councillor P. O’Brien and SECONDED by Councillor T. Murphy

 

‘That this committee requests that the footpaths in St Patricks Park, Stepaside will be reviewed and upgraded as required.’

 

The Report of the Chief Executive was NOTED.

 

241.

Conclusion of Meeting

The meeting concluded at 5:50pm.