In line with social distancing guidelines from the HSE and Dept of health, all dlr allotments will be closed from Friday 3rd April 2020 from 5pm.
Allotments are characterised by a concentration in one place of several land parcels that are assigned to and cultivated by individuals or families.
The Council operates allotments at two locations in the County.
- At Goatstown, the Parks Service manage allotments which are provided on lands reserved for the construction of the Eastern bypass road. There are 136 allotments ranging in size between 40 and 200 square meters. The individual gardeners are organised in an allotment association which represents the needs of the plot holders.
- At Shankill, there are 95 allotments located on the grounds of Quinn's Road.