Agenda and draft minutes

Venue: Dundrum Office - Main Street, Dundrum

Items
No. Item

1.

Confirmation and Adoption of Minutes pdf icon PDF 105 KB

It was PROPOSED by Councillor J. O’Leary, SECONDED by Councillor L. McCarthy and AGREED that the minutes of the meeting of Dundrum Area Committee (Municipal Services Business) held on 7th December, 2020 be ADOPTED and APPROVED.

 

2.

QUESTIONS

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

 

“That pursuant to Standing Order No. 13 (c), questions numbers 2a to 2n be ADOPTED and APPROVED”.

 

Parks Questions

2a

Councillor J. Kennedy - LEOPARDSTOWN GROVE pdf icon PDF 52 KB

2b

Councillor L. McCarthy - BALLAWLEY PARK PLAYGROUND pdf icon PDF 51 KB

2c

Councillor L. McCarthy - GALLOPS PLAYGROUND pdf icon PDF 51 KB

2d

Councillor L. McCarthy - GALLOPS pdf icon PDF 51 KB

2e

Councillor L. McCarthy - PATHWAYS pdf icon PDF 51 KB

2f

Councillor S. McLoughlin - SPORTS CAPITAL PROGRAMME pdf icon PDF 68 KB

2g

Councillor T. Murphy - BINS IN FERNHILL pdf icon PDF 52 KB

Transport Questions

2h

Councillor M. O'Connell - CABINTEELY PARK pdf icon PDF 51 KB

2i

Councillor O. O'Connor - CYCLE PARKING pdf icon PDF 49 KB

2j

Councillor J. O'Leary - HOME ZONE SIGNS pdf icon PDF 58 KB

Maintenance Questions

2k

Councillor A. Colgan - DUNDRUM VILLAGE pdf icon PDF 53 KB

2l

Councillor L. McCarthy - KILGOBBIN ROAD pdf icon PDF 49 KB

2m

Councillor L. McCarthy - WOODFORD pdf icon PDF 52 KB

2n

Councillor S. McLoughlin - LUDFORD PARK pdf icon PDF 52 KB

3.

Ministerial/Departmental/Other Correspondence

It was NOTED that there was no business under this heading.

 

4.

Councillor D. Donnelly pdf icon PDF 52 KB

It was PROPOSED by Councillor D. Donnelly and SECONDED by Councillor L. McCarthy.

 

“That the Chief Executive identify suitable areas for local playgrounds in the Leopardstown area.  This motion refers to the area between Brewery Road and Leopardstown Road in the Stillorgan Local Electoral Area.”

 

The report of the Chief Executive was CONSIDERED and ACCEPTED.

 

5.

Overend Way Cycle Protection Scheme - Presentation at Meeting pdf icon PDF 87 KB

Additional documents:

The report was NOTED.

 

6.

Consultation with Garda Commissioner

It was NOTED that there was no business under this heading.

 

7.

Ministerial/Departmental/Other Correspondence

It was NOTED that there was no business under this heading.

 

8.

Councillor J. O'Leary pdf icon PDF 57 KB

It was PROPOSED by Councillor J. O’Leary and SECONDED by Councillor P. O’Brien.

 

“That the Chief Executive undertake a comprehensive review of the performance of the Dundrum Cross (Taney Road, Dundrum Bypass, Churchtown Road Upper) and the Sandyford Road, Overend Way, Wyckham Way junctions since the introduction of the one way system in Dundrum Village, reporting to the Dundrum Area Committee, the measures that have been taken to date to improve traffic flow and outlining what further measures are recommended which might include improved signage, rebalancing of lighting times to increase priority of traffic using the Dundrum bypass and realignment of the junction between the Bypass and Dundrum Cross.”

 

The report of the Chief Executive was CONSIDERED and the motion was AGREED.

 

9.

Councillor M. O'Connell pdf icon PDF 56 KB

It was PROPOSED by Councillor M. O’Connell and SECONDED by Councillor J. Kennedy.

 

“That the Chief Executive takes measures to address “rat-running” through Leopardstown Avenue & Gardens accessing Leopardstown Road and Brewery Road including reducing the speed limit to 30kph and adding the area to the proposed Neighbourhood Traffic Management Programme.”

 

The report of the Chief Executive was CONSIDERED and ACCEPTED.

 

10.

Councillor J. Kennedy pdf icon PDF 47 KB

It was PROPOSED by Councillor J. Kennedy and SECONDED by Councillor M. O’Connell.

 

"That the Chief Executive consider speeding alleviation measures for adoption on Brighton Road, Foxrock and outline effective options in this regard that would be considered feasible."

 

The report of the Chief Executive was CONSIDERED and ACCEPTED.

 

11.

Councillor O. O'Connor pdf icon PDF 54 KB

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

 

“That this Area Committee agrees that adding more parking in the Dublin Mountains, whether formal or informal, is not a sustainable solution to the dangerous parking issues at popular walking locations as it will soon lead to even more people driving to these spots and a re-occurrence of dangerous parking”.

 

The report of the Chief Executive was CONSIDERED and ACCEPTED.

 

12.

Councillor L, McCarthy pdf icon PDF 49 KB

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

 

“That the Chief Executive in conjunction with Coillte would erect signs for the Dublin Mountain Way at our various access points on our roads.  This could ease traffic congestion on the mountain roads.”

 

The report of the Chief Executive was CONSIDERED and the motion was AGREED.

 

13.

Councillor M. O'Connell pdf icon PDF 59 KB

It was PROPOSED by Councillor M. O’Connell and SECONDED by Councillor O. O’Connor.

 

“That the Chief Executive adds the Rathmore-Dale-Sweetbriar-Drummartin area as a priority to the proposed Neighbourhood Traffic Management Programme, as the planned closure of Eden Park will divert the current traffic accessing the Lower Kilmacud Road through this area.”

 

The report of the Chief Executive was CONSIDERED and ACCEPTED.

 

14.

Councillor J. Kennedy pdf icon PDF 51 KB

It was PROPOSED by Councillor J. Kennedy and SECONDED by Councillor M. O’Connell.

 

"That the Chief Executive should move cycle lane signage on Upper Kilmacud Road a greater distance away from the ornate gated entrance of Stillorgan Wood, in response to a request from residents there for an improved aesthetic to the entrance if the signage is removed from its current location."

 

The report of the Chief Executive was CONSIDERED and ACCEPTED.

 

15.

Councillor L. McCarthy pdf icon PDF 49 KB

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

 

“That the Chief Executive would install pedestrian crossings at Glencullen crossroads in the interest of pedestrian safety.”

 

The report of the Chief Executive was CONSIDERED and the motion was AGREED.

 

16.

Ministerial/Departmental/Other Correspondence

It was NOTED that there was no business under this heading.

 

17.

Councillor A. Colgan pdf icon PDF 56 KB

It was PROPOSED by Councillor A. Colgan and SECONDED by Councillor J. O’Leary.

 

“That the Chief Executive provide a report at this Area Committee Meeting on the findings of the Dundrum Slang Integrated Catchment Modelling Study.”

 

The report of the Chief Executive was CONSIDERED and ACCEPTED.

 

18.

Councillor A. Colgan pdf icon PDF 51 KB

Additional documents:

It was PROPOSED by Councillor A. Colgan and SECONDED by Councillor J. O’Leary.

 

"That the Chief Executive have the railings surrounding the Carnegie Library and Waldemar Terrace repainted." (photo attached)

 

The report of the Chief Executive was CONSIDERED and the motion was AGREED.

 

19.

Conclusion of Meeting

The meeting concluded at 18.12.