{meta} Agenda for Monthly Council Meeting on Monday 2nd September, 2019, 1.00 pm

Agenda and minutes

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Items
No. Item

1.

Lord Mayor's Business

Minutes:

The Lord Mayor opened the meeting by extending his sympathies and those of the Council to the family of the 7 year old who died in Ballymun yesterday.

 

He also extended his and the Council’s condolences to Cllr Catherine Stocker on the death of her father.

 

The Lord Mayor congratulated Cllr. Ray McAdam on the birth if his son, Cllr. Jane Horgan Jones on the birth of her son, Cllr. James Geoghegan on the birth of his son and Cllr Clare Byrne on the birth of her son.

 

Approval was granted for Councillors to attend the conference “Creating Economic and Business Opportunities from Climate Change” on Wednesday 9th October 2019 in the Tullamore Court Hotel, Tullamore, Co. Offaly. 

 

Councillors were reminded that the City Council meeting to discuss Local Property Tax will be held on Monday 23rd September, 2019 at 6.15pm in the Council Chamber not the 16th as previously notified.

 

The Lord Mayor informed the groups that he did not consider any of the emergency motions submitted as valid but agreed with Group Leaders to call on the Council “That this Council condemns in the strongest terms all forms of ethnic and racially motivated abuse and hate speech, online and offline.  And we call on the Council to actively promote Dublin as an inclusive city”.

 

Tributes were paid to the Law Agent Terence O’Keeffe on his retirement from Dublin City Council.  All the political groupings wished Terence well following his 30 years’ service and for his professionalism and advice over the years.

 

Finally the Lord Mayor raised the issue of the Dublin Belfast Economic Corridor which had been highlighted by Cllr. Mary Freehill in her capacity as the representative on the Committee of the Regions.  The Lord Mayor stressed the importance of the relationship between Belfast and Dublin especially in the context of Brexit. He called on the Chief Executive to make contact with Belfast City Council and he informed members that he had already extended an invitation to the Mayor of Belfast to meet with him.  The Lord Mayor requested that the executive prepare a report in advance of the first SPC meeting.

 

2.

Ceisteanna fé Bhuan Ordú Úimhir 16 pdf icon PDF 329 KB

Additional documents:

Minutes:

It was moved by seconded by Councillor Vincent Jackson and Councillor Christy Burke, “That Dublin City Council approves the Dublin Chief Executive answering the questions lodged”. The motion having been put and carried, written answers to the 153 questions lodged for the City Council meeting were issued. The Questions and Answers are set out in Appendix A attached.

3.

Correspondence

3(a)

Letter dated 16th July 2019 from Kerry County Council in relation to the adoption of the following resolution calling on "the Minister for Defence and An Taoiseach asking that the long overdue medals for gallantry and distinguished service specifically for the Irish soldiers who served at Jadotville in 1961 be awarded. These medals were promised by former Taoiseach Enda Kenny and still they have not been received". pdf icon PDF 135 KB

Minutes:

It was moved by Councillor Vincent Jackson and seconded by Councillor Críona Ní Dhálaigh “That Dublin City Council notes the contents of this letter”. The motion was put and carried.

3(b)

Letter dated 16th July 2019 from Kerry County Council regarding the adoption of the following resolution - "Considering obligations under the Good Friday Agreement (GFA), this Council calls on the Irish Government to bring the Equal Status Act in line with Legislation in the 6 County state and include 'political belief' as an unlawful ground for discrimination." pdf icon PDF 126 KB

Minutes:

It was moved by Councillor Vincent Jackson and seconded by Councillor Críona Ní Dhálaigh “That Dublin City Council notes the contents of this letter”. The motion was put and carried.

3(c)

Letter dated 24th July 2019 from Waterford City County Council in relation to the adoption of a motion supporting the right of all employees to be represented individually and/or collectively by a trade union if they so wish. pdf icon PDF 146 KB

Minutes:

It was moved by Councillor Vincent Jackson and seconded by Councillor Críona Ní Dhálaigh “That Dublin City Council notes the contents of this letter”. The motion was put and carried.

4.

Letter dated 22nd August 2019 from the Department of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht in relation to"The Moore Street Report 2, Securing History" and two of its recommendations which relate to Dublin City Council's stewardship of the Moore Street Market. pdf icon PDF 77 KB

Minutes:

It was moved by Councillor Mary Fitzpatrick and seconded by Councillor Christy Burke “That Dublin City Council notes the contents of this letter”. The motion was put and carried.

 

It was agreed that the Lord Mayor’s Forum would consider this matter and a date will be agreed in the next 7 days. 

 

 

5.

To confirm the minutes of the Annual City Council Meeting held on 7th June 2019 and the monthly Council meeting held on 1st July 2019 pdf icon PDF 677 KB

Additional documents:

Minutes:

The minutes of the Annual meeting of the City Council held on 7th June 2019 and the minutes of the Monthly Meeting of the City Council held on the 1st July 2019, having been printed, certified by the Meetings Administrator, circulated to the Members and taken as read, were signed by the Lord Mayor.

6.

To fill vacancies on the following committees and outside bodies:

6(a)

To co-opt a Member to replace former Councillor Ciaran Cuffe who was elected to the European Parliament.

Minutes:

It was proposed by Councillor Neasa Hourigan and seconded by Councillor Patrick Costello “That Ms. Janet Horner be co-opted to replace former Councillor Ciaran Cuffe who was elected to the European Parliament and therefore was deemed to have resigned from Dublin City Council.” The motion was put and carried.  Councillor Horner took her place in the Chamber and joined the meeting.  Congratulations were extended to her by the Lord Mayor and by the Members of the City Council.

 

6(b)

One Vacancy to be filled for the board of the Royal Victoria Eye and Ear Hospital.

Minutes:

It was proposed by Councillor Dermot Lacey and seconded by Councillor Vincent Jackson “That Councillor Paddy McCartan be appointed as the member to represent Dublin City Council on the Royal Victoria Eye and Ear Hospital”. The motion was put and carried.

 

6(c)

One Vacancy to be filled for the board of the Commissioners of Irish Lights.

Minutes:

It was proposed by Councillor Dermot Lacey and seconded by Councillor Vincent Jackson “That Councillor Donna Cooney be appointed as the member to represent Dublin City Council on the board of the Commissioners of Irish Lights”. The motion was put and carried.

6(d)

One Vacancy to be filled for the board of the Dublin City Gallery, The Hugh Lane.

Minutes:

It was proposed by Councillor Dermot Lacey and seconded by Councillor Vincent Jackson “That Councillor Deirdre Heney be appointed as the member to represent Dublin City Council on the board of the Dublin City Gallery, the Hugh Lane”. The motion was put and carried.

 

6(e)

Two Vacancies to be filled for the Dublin Mid-Leinster Regional Health Forum. (Only open to Members from LEA's south of the River Liffey).

Minutes:

 

It was proposed by Councillor Dermot Lacey and seconded by Councillor Vincent Jackson “That Councillor Vincent Jackson be appointed as one of the members to represent Dublin City Council on the board of the Dublin Mid-Leinster Regional Health Forum”. The motion was put and carried.

 

6(f)

One Vacancy to be filled for the Ringsend Toll Bridge Designated Activity Company.

Minutes:

It was proposed by Councillor Dermot Lacey and seconded by Councillor Vincent Jackson “That Councillor Joe Costello be appointed as the member to represent Dublin City Council on the board of the Ringsend Toll Bridge Designated Activity Company”. The motion was put and carried.

 

6(g)

Two nominations to the Board of St. James's Hospital for Ministerial Approval (Open to Councillors from the LEA's of Ballyfermot-Drimnagh, South West Inner City, Kimmage-Rathmines)

Minutes:

It was proposed by Councillor Dermot Lacey and seconded by Councillor Vincent Jackson “That Councillor Anne Feeney and Councillor Criona Ní Dhálaigh be nominated to the Board of St. James’s Hospital for Ministerial Approval”. The motion was put and carried.

 

6(h)

One Nominee for consideration to the Board of Dublin City University

Minutes:

It was proposed by Councillor Dermot Lacey and seconded by Lord Mayor, Councillor Vincent Jackson “That the Lord Mayor, Councillor Paul Mc Auliffe be nominated for consideration to the Board of Dublin City University”. The motion was put and carried.

 

7.

Report No. 230/2019 of the Head of Finance (K. Quinn) - Monthly Local Fund Statement and Reports as submitted under the EU/IMF Framework for June 2019. pdf icon PDF 396 KB

Minutes:

It was proposed by Councillor Seamas McGrattan and seconded by Councillor Mannix Flynn “That Dublin City Council notes the contents of Report No 230/2019”. The motion was put and carried.

 

8.

Report No. 259/2019 of the Head of Finance (K. Quinn) - Monthly Local Fund Statement for July 2019. pdf icon PDF 163 KB

Minutes:

It was proposed by Councillor Seamas McGrattan and seconded by Councillor Mannix Flynn “That Dublin City Council notes the contents of Report No 259/2019”. The motion was put and carried.

9.

Report No. 237/2019 of the Chief Executive (O.Keegan) - Monthly Management Report. pdf icon PDF 785 KB

Minutes:

It was proposed by Councillor Anthony Connaghan and seconded by Councillor Janice Boylan “That Dublin City Council notes the contents of Report No 237/2019”. The motion was put and carried.

10.

Reports of the Chief Executive, in compliance with Section 138 of the Local Government Act 2001 informing the Council of works which are about to commence and in compliance with the Planning and Development Regulations 2001, Part 8:

10(a)

Report No. 231/2019: Proposed Public Realm Improvement Works at Liffey Street Upper & Liffey Street Lower, Dublin 1. pdf icon PDF 1 MB

Minutes:

It was proposed by Councillor Mary Fitzpatrick and seconded by Councillor Gary Gannon, “That Dublin City Council notes the contents of Report No 231/2019 and assents to the proposal outlined therein” The motion was put and carried.

10(b)

Report No. 224/2019: Proposed construction of coastal flood defence measures around the sea side of the Martello Tower, Strand Road, Sandymount, Dublin 4. pdf icon PDF 8 MB

Minutes:

It was proposed by Councillor Dermot Lacey and seconded by Councillor Paddy McCartan, “That Dublin City Council notes the contents of Report No 224/2019 and assents to the proposal outlined therein” The motion was put and carried.

 

11.

Report No. 233/2019 of the Chief Executive (O. Keegan) - Draft Strategic Policy Committee Scheme 2019 - 2024. pdf icon PDF 290 KB

Additional documents:

Minutes:

A motion to amend Report 223/2019 was proposed by Councillor Gary Gannon and seconded by Councillor Seamas McGrattan, the amendment related to the membership of the SPCs. The motion was put and carried.  The amendment is attached (Appendix B) 

 

A second motion to amend Report 223/2019 was proposed by Councillor Dermot Lacey and seconded by Councillor Kevin Donoghue “That the composition of the Finance SPC be amended to provide for one academic representative and one representative for the PPN” Cllr. Cieran Perry nominated Councillor John Lyons as the Independent Councillor to the Planning and Urban Form SPC.  The motion was put and a carried and the “Strategic Policy Committee Scheme 2019 – 2024” was adopted.

12.

Report No. 232/2019 of the Chief Executive (O. Keegan) - Nomination of external members to the Dublin City Council Audit Committee. pdf icon PDF 152 KB

Minutes:

Report No. 232 /2019 was withdrawn with the consent of members.

 

13.

Report No. 253/2019 of the Executive Manager (M. Taylor) - Proposal to declare an area of pavement at St Luke's Avenue, Dublin 8 to be a public road. pdf icon PDF 989 KB

Minutes:

It is hereby resolved that we, the Lord Mayor and members of Dublin City Council, being the Road Authority for the City of Dublin declare the roads and footpaths at St. Luke’s Avenue, Dublin 8 to be public roads and footpaths as shown on Drawing R.M. No. 37010 in accordance with Section 11 of the Roads Act 1993.

14.

Report No. 234/2019 of the Executive Manager (A. Flynn) - Arts Bursaries 2019. pdf icon PDF 87 KB

Minutes:

It was proposed by Councillor Vincent Jackson and seconded by Councillor Christy Burke That Dublin City Council notes the contents of Report No 234/2019 and hereby approves the contents therein.

15.

Report No. 236/2019 of the Central Area Manager (K. Mitchell ) - Extinguishment of the Public Right of Way over a section of footpath on Railway Street, that forms part of Railway Street, Dublin 1. pdf icon PDF 261 KB

Minutes:

It was resolved that We, the Lord Mayor and Members of Dublin City Council, being the Roads Authority for the City of Dublin and being of the opinion that the Public Right of Way over a section of footpath on Railway Street, that forms part of Railway Street, Dublin 1, as shown on the attached Drawing No SM-2019-0132, is no longer required for public use, extinguish the public right of way in accordance with Section 73 of the Roads Act 1993.

16.

Motion to Rescind with reference to the Resolution of the Members made at the Council Meeting held of the 13th day of May 2019 not to dispose of the site at Harcourt Street (Report Number 164/2019 refers and is attached hereto): pdf icon PDF 126 KB

Ø  That Dublin City Council rescinds the motion made not to dispose of the site and resolves;

 

Ø  “That Dublin City Council notes the contents of Report No. 164/2019 and assents to the proposal outlined therein”

 

Ø  And the motion has been signed by not less than twelve Members of the Council in accordance with standing order 30 of Dublin City Council.

 

 

Signatories:

 

Councillors Dermot Lacey, Danny Byrne, Chris Andrews, James Geoghegan, Deirdre Conroy, Joe Costello, Kevin Donoghue, Ray McAdam, Mannix Flynn, Paddy McCartan, Anne Feeney, Colm O’Rourke. Mary Freehill.

 

Additional documents:

Minutes:

Ø  That Dublin City Council rescinds the motion made not to dispose of the site and resolves;

 

Ø  “That Dublin City Council notes the contents of Report No. 164/2019 and assents to the proposal outlined therein”

 

Ø  And the motion has been signed by not less than twelve Members of the Council in accordance with standing order 30 of Dublin City Council.

 

Signatories:

Councillors Dermot Lacey, Danny Byrne, Chris Andrews, James Geoghegan, Deirdre Conroy, Joe Costello, Kevin Donoghue, Ray McAdam, Mannix Flynn, Paddy McCartan, Anne Feeney, Colm O’Rourke. Mary Freehill.

 

It was proposed by Councillor Dermot Lacey and seconded by Councillor Danny Byrne that That Dublin City Council rescinds the motion made not to dispose of the site and resolves; That Dublin City Council notes the contents of Report No. 164/2019 and assents to the proposal outlined therein.  The motion was put to a vote and carried.  Details of the vote are set out in Appendix C attached. 

 

The Lord Mayor vacated the chair at 2.27p.m. and was replaced by the Deputy Lord Mayor Councillor Tom Brabazon. He resumed the chair at 2.30pm.

17.

Proposed disposals of property:

17(a)

Report No. 235/2019 of the Executive Manager (R. Kenny) - With reference to the disposal of the Fee Simple Interest under the Landlord and Tenant (Ground Rents) (No. 2) Act, 1978 in 12 premises. pdf icon PDF 74 KB

Minutes:

It was proposed by Councillor Criona Ní Dhalaigh and seconded by Councillor Anthony Connaghan, “That Dublin City Council notes the contents of Report No 235/2019 and assents to the proposal outlined therein” The motion was put and carried.

 

 

17(b)

Report No. 215/2019 of the Executive Manager (P. Clegg) - With reference to the proposed grant of a further licence to the premises at The Tram Café, Wolfe Tone Park, Jervis Street, Dublin 1 to The Tram Café Limited. pdf icon PDF 587 KB

Minutes:

It was proposed by Councillor Criona Ní Dhalaigh and seconded by Councillor Anthony Connaghan, “That Dublin City Council notes the contents of Report No 215/2019 and assents to the proposal outlined therein” The motion was put and carried.

17(c)

Report No. 240/2019 of the A/Assistant Chief Executive (P. Clegg) - with reference to the proposed disposal of a further licence of Units T02-T07 and T22 of the Markets Area Community Resource Organisation (MACRO) Building, Green Street/North King Street, Dublin 7. pdf icon PDF 274 KB

Minutes:

It was proposed by Councillor Criona Ní Dhalaigh and seconded by Councillor Anthony Connaghan, “That Dublin City Council notes the contents of Report No 240/2019 and assents to the proposal outlined therein” The motion was put and carried.

17(d)

Report No. 241/2019 of the A/Assistant Chief Executive (P. Clegg) - with reference to the proposed disposal of the Freehold in part of the driveway at 23 Cloonlara Crescent, Finglas, Dublin 11. pdf icon PDF 3 MB

Minutes:

It was proposed by Councillor Criona Ní Dhalaigh and seconded by Councillor Anthony Connaghan, “That Dublin City Council notes the contents of Report No 241/2019 and assents to the proposal outlined therein” The motion was put and carried.

17(e)

Report No. 242/2019 of the A/Assistant Chief Executive (P. Clegg) - with reference to the disposal of a plot and grant of a permanent wayleave on Clonshaugh Heights, Clonshaugh, Dublin 17 as part of the DRI Flood Mitigation Project. pdf icon PDF 480 KB

Minutes:

It was proposed by Councillor Criona Ní Dhalaigh and seconded by Councillor Anthony Connaghan, “That Dublin City Council notes the contents of Report No 242/2019 and assents to the proposal outlined therein” The motion was put and carried.

17(f)

Report No. 243/2019 of the A/Assistant Chief Executive (P. Clegg) - with reference to the proposed disposal of a plot of land to the rear of 29 Walkinstown Drive, Walkinstown, Dublin 12. pdf icon PDF 751 KB

Minutes:

It was proposed by Councillor Criona Ní Dhalaigh and seconded by Councillor Anthony Connaghan, “That Dublin City Council notes the contents of Report No 243/2019 and assents to the proposal outlined therein” The motion was put and carried.

17(g)

Report No. 244/2019 of the A/Assistant Chief Executive (P. Clegg) - With reference to the proposed disposal of multiple plots to the rear of properties 11-17 Gortmore Drive, Finglas, Dublin 11. pdf icon PDF 3 MB

Minutes:

It was proposed by Councillor Criona Ní Dhalaigh and seconded by Councillor Anthony Connaghan, “That Dublin City Council notes the contents of Report No 244/2019 and assents to the proposal outlined therein” The motion was put and carried.

17(h)

Report No. 245/2019 of the A/Assistant Chief Executive (P. Clegg) - With reference to the proposed disposal of a further licence of Units T12 & T14 of the Markets Area Community Resource Organisation (MACRO) Building, Green Street/North King Street, Dublin 7. pdf icon PDF 242 KB

Minutes:

It was proposed by Councillor Criona Ní Dhalaigh and seconded by Councillor Anthony Connaghan, “That Dublin City Council notes the contents of Report No 245/2019 and assents to the proposal outlined therein” The motion was put and carried.

17(i)

Report No. 246/2019 of the A/Assistant Chief Executive (P. Clegg) - With reference to the proposed disposal of a further licence of Unit S03 of the Markets Area Community Resource Organisation (MACRO) Building, Green Street/North King Street, Dublin 7. pdf icon PDF 384 KB

Minutes:

It was proposed by Councillor Criona Ní Dhalaigh and seconded by Councillor Anthony Connaghan, “That Dublin City Council notes the contents of Report No 246/2019 and assents to the proposal outlined therein” The motion was put and carried.

17(j)

Report No. 247/2019 of the A/Assistant Chief Executive (P.Clegg) - With reference to the proposed grant of a further licence of part of the former Rutland Street school premises and the School on Stilts premises at Rutland Street/Sean McDermott Street, Dublin 1 to Lourdes Youth and Community Services CLG. pdf icon PDF 657 KB

Minutes:

It was proposed by Councillor Criona Ní Dhalaigh and seconded by Councillor Anthony Connaghan, “That Dublin City Council notes the contents of Report No 247/2019 and assents to the proposal outlined therein” The motion was put and carried.

17(k)

Report No. 248/2019 of the A/Assistant Chief Executive (P. Clegg)- With reference to the proposed grant of a further licence of 80 The Coombe to Solas After School Project CLG. pdf icon PDF 290 KB

Minutes:

It was proposed by Councillor Criona Ní Dhalaigh and seconded by Councillor Anthony Connaghan, “That Dublin City Council notes the contents of Report No 248/2019 and assents to the proposal outlined therein” The motion was put and carried.

17(l)

Report No. 249/2019 of the A/Assistant Chief Executive (P. Clegg) - With reference to the proposed grant of a further licence of Unit 7 Liberty Corner, James Joyce Street, Dublin 1 to the Wexford Centre Project CLG (Company Limited by Guarantee). pdf icon PDF 1 MB

Minutes:

It was proposed by Councillor Criona Ní Dhalaigh and seconded by Councillor Anthony Connaghan, “That Dublin City Council notes the contents of Report No 249/2019 and assents to the proposal outlined therein” The motion was put and carried.

17(m)

Report No. 250/2019 of the A/Assistant Chief Executive (P. Clegg) - With reference to the proposed grant of a further licence of the 1st Floor of the premises at No. 22 Buckingham Street Lower, Dublin 1. pdf icon PDF 418 KB

Minutes:

It was proposed by Councillor Criona Ní Dhalaigh and seconded by Councillor Anthony Connaghan, “That Dublin City Council notes the contents of Report No 250/2019 and assents to the proposal outlined therein” The motion was put and carried.

17(n)

Report No. 251/2019 of the A/Assistant Chief Executive (P. Clegg) - With reference to the proposed disposal of a plot of land to the front of 6 Howth Junction Cottages, Kilbarrack, Dublin 5. pdf icon PDF 732 KB

Minutes:

It was proposed by Councillor Criona Ní Dhalaigh and seconded by Councillor Anthony Connaghan, “That Dublin City Council notes the contents of Report No 251/2019 and assents to the proposal outlined therein” The motion was put and carried.

17(o)

Report No. 252/2019 of the A/Assistant Chief Executive (P. Clegg) - With reference to the proposed disposal of land to the front of 67 Balkill Park, Howth, County Dublin. pdf icon PDF 649 KB

Minutes:

It was proposed by Councillor Criona Ní Dhalaigh and seconded by Councillor Anthony Connaghan, “That Dublin City Council notes the contents of Report No 252/2019 and assents to the proposal outlined therein” The motion was put and carried.

17(p)

Report No. 254/2019 of the A/Assistant Chief Executive (P. Clegg) - With reference to the proposed disposal of land to the rear of 31 Marino Green, Marino, Dublin 3 pdf icon PDF 690 KB

Minutes:

It was proposed by Councillor Naoise Ó Muirí and seconded by Councillor Deirdre Heney, “That Dublin City Council notes the contents of Report No 254/2019 and assents to the proposal outlined therein” The motion was put and carried.

17(q)

Report No. 255/2019 of the Executive Manager (P. Clegg) - With reference to the proposed grant of a further lease of the Ground Floor Retail Unit and Basement Stores of No. 3 Capel Street, Dublin 1. pdf icon PDF 2 MB

Minutes:

It was proposed by Councillor Janice Boylan and seconded by Councillor Joe Costello, “That Dublin City Council notes the contents of Report No 255/2019 and assents to the proposal outlined therein” The motion was put and carried.

17(r)

Report No. 256/2019 of the Executive Manager (P. Clegg) - With reference to the proposed grant of a 20 year licence for the area underneath the canopy overhanging the Council’s property adjoining Nos 41-42 Ormond Quay Lower,Dublin 1. pdf icon PDF 1 MB

Minutes:

It was proposed by Councillor Larry O’Toole and seconded by Councillor Janice Boylan, “That Dublin City Council notes the contents of Report No 256/2019 and assents to the proposal outlined therein” The motion was put and carried.

17(s)

Report No. 260/2019 of the Executive Manager (P. Clegg) - With further reference to the proposed disposal of multiple plots to the rear of properties 1 - 17, 19, 30 - 36, 38 – 40 and 42 Eugene Street, Dublin 8. pdf icon PDF 3 MB

Minutes:

It was proposed by Councillor Críona Ní Dhalaigh and seconded by Councillor Vincent Jackson, “That Dublin City Council notes the contents of Report No 260/2019 and assents to the proposal outlined therein” The motion was put and carried.

18.

Report No. 239/2019 of the Assistant Chief Executive (R. Shakespeare) - Appointment of Dublin Docklands Oversight and Consultative Forum Members. pdf icon PDF 85 KB

Minutes:

It was proposed by Councillor Paddy McCartan and seconded by Councillor Christy Burke, “That Dublin City Council notes the contents of Report No 239/2019 and assents to the proposal to approve the nomination of Councillor Kevin Donoghue and Councillor Ray McAdam to fill the vacant Elected Member positions on the Dublin Docklands Oversight and Consultative Forum” The motion was put and carried.

19.

Report No. 238/2019 of the Chief Executive (O. Keegan) - On submissions/Observations received in relation to the review of the Draft Scheme of Special Planning Control for Grafton Street and Environs 2019. pdf icon PDF 8 MB

Minutes:

It was proposed by Councillor Dermot Lacey and seconded by Councillor Chris Andrews that Dublin City Council notes Report No. 238/2019 and hereby approves the contents therein.

20.

Report No. 261/2019 of the Assistant Chief Executive (B. Kenny) - Re-establishment of the Dublin City Joint Policing Committee (JPC) and five Area Subcommittees. pdf icon PDF 105 KB

Minutes:

It was proposed by Councillor Daithí de Róiste and seconded by Councillor Vincent Jackson that Dublin City Council notes Report No. 261/2019 and hereby notes the contents therein. 

21.

Report No. 258/2019 of the Assistant Chief Executive (B. Kenny) - Proposed Borrowing for Housing Capital Maintenance. pdf icon PDF 372 KB

Minutes:

It was proposed by Criona Ní Dhálaigh and seconded by Councillor Alison Gilliland “That Dublin City Council notes the contents of Report No 258/2019 and hereby approves the borrowing requirement as set out therein, subject to the sanction of the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government”.

22.

Report No. 257/2019 of the Assistant Chief Executive (B. Kenny) - Social Housing Supply and Delivery Monthly Update Report. pdf icon PDF 525 KB

Minutes:

It was proposed by Councillor and seconded by Councillor “That Dublin City Council notes the contents of Report No. 257/2019.” The motion was put and carried.

23.

Report No. 220/2019 of the Central Area Committee - Breviate of the meeting held on the 14th May, 2019 - Councillor Gaye Fagan, Chairperson pdf icon PDF 19 KB

Minutes:

It was proposed by Councillor Críona Ní Dhálaigh and seconded by Councillor Vincent Jackson “That Dublin City Council notes the contents of Report No 220/2019.” The motion was put and carried.

24.

Report No. 209/2019 of the North Central Area Committee - Breviate of the meeting held on the 17th June 2019 - Councillor Deirdre Heney, Chairperson. pdf icon PDF 88 KB

Minutes:

It was proposed by Councillor Críona Ní Dhálaigh and seconded by Councillor Vincent Jackson “That Dublin City Council notes the contents of Report No 209/2019.” The motion was put and carried.

25.

Report No. 213/2019 of the North West Area Committee - Breviate of the meeting held on the 18th June 2019 - Councillor Anthony Connaghan, Chairperson. pdf icon PDF 151 KB

Minutes:

It was proposed by Councillor Críona Ní Dhálaigh and seconded by Councillor Vincent Jackson “That Dublin City Council notes the contents of Report No 213/2019.” The motion was put and carried.

26.

Report No. 208/2019 of the South Central Area Committee - Breviate of the meeting held on the 19th June 2019 - Councillor Vincent Jackson, Chairperson. pdf icon PDF 114 KB

Minutes:

It was proposed by Councillor Críona Ní Dhálaigh and seconded by Councillor Vincent Jackson “That Dublin City Council notes the contents of Report No 208/2019.” The motion was put and carried.

27.

Report No. 227/2019 of the North West Area Committee - Breviate of the meeting held on the 16th July 2019 - Councillor Anthony Connaghan, Chairperson. pdf icon PDF 172 KB

Minutes:

It was proposed by Councillor Críona Ní Dhálaigh and seconded by Councillor Vincent Jackson “That Dublin City Council notes the contents of Report No 227/2019.” The motion was put and carried.

28.

Report No. 262/2019 of the Central Area Committee - Breviate of the meeting held on the 9th July 2019 - Councillor Christy Burke, Chairperson. pdf icon PDF 74 KB

Minutes:

It was proposed by Councillor Críona Ní Dhálaigh and seconded by Councillor Vincent Jackson “That Dublin City Council notes the contents of Report No 262/2019.” The motion was put and carried.

29.

Report No. 223/2019 of the South East Area Committee - Breviate of the meeting held on the 8th July 2019 - Councillor Dermot Lacey, Chairperson. pdf icon PDF 117 KB

Minutes:

It was proposed by Councillor Críona Ní Dhálaigh and seconded by Councillor Vincent Jackson “That Dublin City Council notes the contents of Report No 223/2019.” The motion was put and carried.

30.

Report No. 225/2019 of the North Central Area Committee - Breviate of the meeting held on the 15th July 2019 - Councillor Deirdre Heney, Chairperson pdf icon PDF 101 KB

Minutes:

It was proposed by Councillor Críona Ní Dhálaigh and seconded by Councillor Vincent Jackson “That Dublin City Council notes the contents of Report No 225/2019.” The motion was put and carried.

31.

Report No. 228/2019 of the South Central Area Committee - Breviate of the meeting held on the 17th July 2019 - Councillor Vincent Jackson, Chairperson pdf icon PDF 89 KB

Minutes:

It was proposed by Councillor Críona Ní Dhálaigh and seconded by Councillor Vincent Jackson “That Dublin City Council notes the contents of Report No 228/2019.” The motion was put and carried.

32.

Report No. 226/2019 of the North Central Area Joint Policing Committee - Breviate of the meeting held on 15th July 2019 - Councillor Tom Brabazon, Chairperson. pdf icon PDF 126 KB

Minutes:

It was proposed by Councillor Críona Ní Dhálaigh and seconded by Councillor Vincent Jackson “That Dublin City Council notes the contents of Report No 226/2019.” The motion was put and carried.

33.

Report No. 263/2019 of the Protocol Committee - Breviate of the meeting held on 27th June 2019 - Councillor Deirdre Heney, Chairperson pdf icon PDF 116 KB

Minutes:

It was proposed by Councillor Críona Ní Dhálaigh and seconded by Councillor Vincent Jackson “That Dublin City Council approves the contents of Report No 263/2019.” The motion was put and carried.

 

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Topical Issue

Minutes:

The City Councildiscussed the following topical issue: “Importance of safe injection facilities.” The conclusion of the debate was deferred to the October City Council meeting.

 

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Emergency Motion(s) to be taken no later than 3.15 p.m. followed by motions 1 and 2 on the Agenda. Revert to Business on the Agenda no later than 3.45 p.m.

Minutes:

The City Council agreed to suspend the order of business as per standing orders at 3.15 p.m. to take emergency motions and motions on notice. No valid emergency motions had been submitted. The meeting reverted to the business on the Agenda at 3.45 p.m. 

 

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Motions on Notice pdf icon PDF 80 KB

Minutes:

Motion No. 1 – Submitted by Councillor Chris Andrews and seconded by Councillor Seamas Mc Grattan:

 

“That this City Council agrees that in all future Local, General and European Elections the number of posters advertising each candidate will be limited in numbers and only permitted in designated areas to a maximum of 5 designated areas in each constituency and each poster be bio-degradable and the Protocol Committee determine the details of this proposal.” 

 

With the agreement of Councillor Chris Andrews the Lord Mayor proposed the establishment of a Committee of the House under standing orders chaired by the Lord Mayor, Cllr, Paul Mc Auliffe, Deputy Chair Councillor Chris Andrews with Councillor Michael Pidgeon to assist and to report back to the November Council meeting.

The meeting concluded at 4.15pm in accordance with Standing Orders and all items remaining on the Agenda were deferred to the next meeting of the City Council to be held on the 7th October 2019.