{meta} Agenda for Special Council Meeting on Tuesday 24th April, 2018, 6.15 pm

Agenda and minutes

Venue: Council Chamber, City Hall, Dame Street, Dublin 2.. View directions

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Motion requesting a special meeting of the City Council: pdf icon PDF 210 KB

Pursuant to Standing Orders and Local Government Legislation the following Members of Dublin City Council request the Lord Mayor to convene a special meeting of the City Council to assess and debate the implications of the recent An Bord Pleanála decision regarding the lands east of St. Pauls School for Z15 zoned lands across the City and for the Development Plan.

 

Councillor Naoise Ó Muirí

Councillor Deirdre Heney

Councillor Jane Horgan-Jones

Councillor Sean Paul Mahon

Councillor Damian O’Farrell

Councillor Ciarán O’Moore

 

Additional documents:

Minutes:

The Lord Mayor opened the meeting by outlining the reason for the meeting and how it would proceed. The meeting was convened on foot of the following request signed by Councillors Naoise Ó Muirí,  Ciaran O’Moore, Sean Paul Mahon, Damian O’Farrell, Jane Horgan-Jones and Deirdre Heney – “Pursuant to Standing Orders and Local Government Legislation the following Members of Dublin City Council request the Lord Mayor to convene a special meeting of the City Council to assess and debate the implications of the recent An Bord Pleanála decision regarding the lands east of St. Pauls School for Z15 zoned lands across the City and for the Development Plan”

 

Mr John O’Hara, City Planner, then gave an outline of the background to the recent An Bord Pleanála decision regarding the lands east of St. Paul’s School and an overview of the wider implications for Z15 zoned lands across the City and for the Development Plan. He also outlined methods of protecting Z15 zoned landed into the future. Full details of his contribution can be found in Appendix A to these Minutes

 

Councillors Naoise Ó Muirí,  Ciaran O’Moore, Sean Paul Mahon, Damian O’Farrell, Jane Horgan-Jones and Deirdre Heney put forward the following resolution:

 

“That this City Council as a matter of urgency takes all possible steps including seeking leave for a Judicial Review to reinforce the primacy of the 2016 - 2022 City Development Plan as the plan for our city in response to An Bord Pleanála’s recent decision regarding Z15 lands (Reference ABP-300559-18)”.

 

The motion was put and carried.

 

The meeting concluded at 7.30pm

 

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