Provision of Bus Shelters in Co.Kildare

A set of tables, in link below sets out the feasibility following the site assessments and a summary of the position is as follows; 1. There are 5 locations where bus shelters can be provided without any other works being required. Locations are; Moorefield Road, Newbridge (Moorefield Crescent opposite Tesco, Inbound), Moorefield Road, Newbridge (Outside […]

I call on Chair, Vice-Chair and Minutes Secretary of KWETB to consider their positions.

Thanks to the Leinster Leader for this week’s report of the public part of last Wednesday’s Kildare Wicklow Education and Training Board (KWETB) board meeting. Before the discussion of the minutes from the previous meeting of the board (held Sept 27th) were raised on the agenda of last Wednesday’s board meeting (Oct 11th) I asked […]

Council work together with interested community groups to help identify locations around the district for the development of a community garden scheme

My second adjourned motion at today’s (18th Oct) MD meeting; ‘That the council work together with interested community groups including local Grow It Yourself (GIY) groups to help identify locations around the district for the development of a community garden scheme. Report: Kildare County Council has no objection in principle to the development of community […]

Clarify what the nature and extent of the role of the Municipal District Manager is within KCC

My second question at today’s (18th Oct) MD meeting, ‘As legislation is unclear on the role of the Municipal District Manager, can the Chief Executive Officer clarify what the nature and extent of the role of the Municipal District Manager is within Kildare County Council? Here is the report issued by: Mr T McDonnell, Director […]

Update on the response from the Curragh Forum to update the Municipal District

My first question at today’s (18th Oct) MD meeting, ‘Can the Municipal District Manager provide an update on the response, if any, from the Curragh Forum to the municipal district’s invite to update the municipal district on their progress since their inception over two years ago in relation to ongoing issues raised by councillors at […]

Meeting to address evidence of antisocial behaviour in and around St. Dominicks’s Park

My first motion at today’s (18th Oct) MD meeting ‘That the council ask for a meeting between residents of St. Dominick’s Park, Gardaí, the Municipal District Councillors, the Director of Housing and Municipal District Manager and the Peter McVerry Trust to address evidence of increasing levels of antisocial behaviour in and around their estate with […]