Sinn Féin Dún Laoghaire

Cllr Shane O'Brien speaks out about Bullock Harbour Plans

I recently attended a public meeting organised by the (BHPA) Bulloch Harbour Preservation Association at which I undertook to make a submission against the current proposal for the Harbour. Please see below points which I have included following lengthy canvassing and discussions which local residents and other stakeholders.
1...​No Master Plan for the Harbour has been repaired as per the Policy OSR15 of the County Development Plan 2016-2022....




​Council Urged To Support Genealogical Society Of Ireland Following Notice To Quit From Carlisle Pier Premises By Dún Laoghaire Harbour Company

​Dun Laoghaire Rathdown Councillor Shane O’Brien has expressed his displeasure on hearing the recent news that the Genealogical Society of Ireland which has provided an excellent cultural and heritage service from the the Society’s unique Archive and Research Centre, An Daonchartlann, at the Carlisle Pier in Dún Laoghaire has received notice to quit from their current landlord...

​"Dún Laoghaire Rathdown County Council Can Lead The Way For Cycle Safety"

​Says Sinn Féin County Councillor Shane O’Brien by embracing new smart technologies which are currently been introduced elsewhere across Europe. Speaking on the issue Cllr O’Brien said: “I first came across this new and innovative process while carrying out some research into ways that cycle safety can be improved...

​​O’Brien Calls On All Dún Laoghaire TD's To Back Sinn Féin Secure Rents And Tenancies Bill 2016

The Bill which was launched this morning and will be debated during Sinn Féin’s private members time this afternoon and is co-signed by Independents for Change, Labour, People before Profit, the Anti-Austerity Alliance, the Social Democrats, and the Green Party
Dun Laoghaire Rathdown County Councillor Shane O’Brien said...

​No Book Of Condolences For Fidel Castro In Dún Laoghaire Rathdown

Sinn Fein County Councillor Shane O’Brien made the request upon receiving a number of representations from a number of citizens who felt it would be appropriate. ​​Cllr O’Brien said “he got in contact with An Cathaoirleach Cllr Cormac Devlin directly to give the citizens of our county an opportunity to pay their respects and to show a sign of solidarity with the Cuban people at this time.

​O'Brien Responds To Calls For A Directly Elected Mayor For Dublin

​Sinn Féin Councillor and Dun Laoghaire Rathdown Group Leader Shane O’Brien has said...​“The question should not be, do we or do we not need a directly elected Mayor for Dublin.”
“It should be a question of what would a directly elected Mayor for Dublin would actually do.”“What powers & functions...

​Cllr O'Brien: Slams Fianna Fáil, Fine Gael and Green Party for refusal to take action on housing crisis

​“At the July Full Council meeting of Dún Laoghaire Rathdown County Council, Fianna Fáil, Fine Gael and the Green Party blocked attempts to create a housing action committee to tackle the worsening housing crisis in Dún Laoghaire Rathdown.”“The purpose of the committee would have been to expedite....

O'Brien Urges Those In Need OF Social Housing Support To Complete Housing Need Assessment Form  

​I have received notice from DLRCC Housing Dept that they will be carrying out a housing needs assessment starting today until 24th July 2016. The purpose of the Housing Needs Assessment is to capture the total number of households qualified for social housing support across the country whose social housing need is not being met.

​O'Brien calls on Minister to stop EU Commission’s attempts on preventing CETA vote

​CETA is an international free trade agreement that would see many trade barriers between the EU and Canada abolished. It aims to open up markets erode citizens’ rights and will see the creation of new rights for foreign investors in domestic markets.Under this agreement, for the first time the Irish Government must ensure its policies do not impinge on the newly created...

​​O'Brien Welcomes Newly Elected Cathaoirleach's “Pauline Conversion” In Support For LGBTQ Community & Their Rights

​​Speaking on the raising of the Rainbow Flag for the first time outside County Hall in Dún Laoghaire today. Sinn Fein Cllr Shane O’Brien welcomed the apparent “Pauline conversion”  of the newly elected Fianna Fáil  Cathaoirleach Cllr Cormac Devlin in belatedly supporting the LGBTQ community, given his notable absence and silence all throughout last year’s momentous and historic...
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