Category Archives: Dun Laoghaire Harbour

Community Projects ‘In Jeopardy’ as Local Authority takes on Dun Laoghaire Harbour Debts

By | September 28, 2018

Rathdown county councillors have suggested a potential increase in Local Property Tax to help offset Dun Laoghaire Harbour Company’s multi-million-euro liabilities, now that the harbour has been officially transferred to local authority control. Cllr Barry Ward tweeted late on Wednesday 26 September that Transport Minister Shane Ross had signed over responsibility for Dun Laoghaire Harbour… Read More »

Could council vote signal a new master plan for Dun Laoghaire Harbour?

By | March 16, 2018

The recent vote by Dun Laoghaire Rathdown County Council (DLR) effectively recommends that the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport dissolve the Harbour Company and transfer its assets to the County Council. The right to do this is given to the Minister under Article 28 of the Harbours Act 2015, and, importantly, this action is… Read More »

Dún Laoghaire’s Carlisle Pier ‘Regeneration Plan’ seeks expression of interest

By | February 13, 2018

Dún Laoghaire Harbour Company is considering how best to proceed with the regeneration of the Carlisle Pier, a major leisure and cultural site that is located between the National Yacht Club and Royal St. George Yacht Club. The pier is regularly used by both yacht clubs during major internatonal sailing events staged at the port… Read More »