Hurricane Ophelia Warning

15th October 2017
Issued:Sunday 15 October 2017 2345

Valid:Monday 16 October 2017 06:00 to Monday 16 October 2017 23:59

MET Eireann has issued the following wind warning for Ireland; "Ex-Hurricane Ophelia is forecast to track directly over Ireland during daytime Monday. Violent and destructive gusts are forecast with all areas at risk and in particular the southwest and south in the morning, and eastern counties in the afternoon. Also heavy rain and storm surges along some coasts will result in flooding. There is potential risk to lives."

Have Your Say on Music!

An Cathaoirleach, Cllr Cormac Devlin said,

"Following on from the creation of the Council’s Arts Development Plan last year, we are delighted to now focus on the growth and development of music in this county and to begin planning a range of services and supports to assist the people of Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown to actively participate, engage, learn and develop through music. This is an important phase in the implementation of our County Arts Plan.”

Notice of Deposit of Rate Books for Inspection and of Intention to Make the Rate 2017

The books are deposited for the inspection of any ratepayer at the Council’s offices at County Hall, Marine Road, Dún Laoghaire and will be there open for such inspection between the hours of 10.00 a.m. and 4.00 p.m. during the fourteen days next following the date hereof, exclusive of Saturdays and Sundays.
Dated this 13th day of January 2017
Helena Cunningham
Director of Finance & Risk Management
Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council
County Hall
Marine Road

Council scoops Sustainable Environment Award at Chambers Ireland Excellence in Local Government Awards 2016

The aims of the project were to assist community groups to develop and implement action projects which can be used as examples for other communities who may wish to follow their lead.

Speaking at the event An Cathaoirleach Cllr Cormac Devlin stated

"Winning this national award is yet another example of  the good work that is achieved where the Council and the community work together." 

Smart City Solutions to tackle illegal dumping, gully monitoring and wayfinding


Smart Dublin and Enterprise Ireland are serious about supporting entrepreneurs to solve city challenges and are delivering one of the largest smart city innovation programmes globally. Solutions will be tested to address illegal dumping, to monitor and predict blocked gullies in high risk flooding areas and to design innovative wayfinding solutions across the Dublin region. This programme is being delivered through Enterprise Ireland’s Small Business Innovation Research programme (SBIR) and is also a key action in the Dublin Action Plan for Jobs.