Ross’s push to reopen Stepaside Garda station could cost over €1m
OPW emails reveal the building is in poor condition, has asbestos issues and would need major renovation and rewiring
Shane Ross has made the reopening of Stepaside Garda station in south Dublin one of his key priorities since becoming Minister for Transport.
In January 2017, Ross told this newspaper that the case for reopening the shuttered garda station in his Dublin Rathdown constituency was more compelling than for any of the other 139 stations that have been closed since 2011. He said it could reopen “very, very quickly” once it was signed-off by the...
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Proposal for expert panel to review capital projects over €100m
Large public capital projects could be run through an “independent panel of international experts” as part of public spending reforms, according to the Department of Public Expenditure
State body to reissue €28m office supplies contract
The contract covers the supply of office stationery to a range of government bodies and agencies, including the HSE, universities, hospitals, councils and schools
Sinn Féin open to coalition deal, but on condition of border poll
Party would launch the ‘largest public house building programme that Ireland has ever seen’ and a national health service
Fine Gael ‘will go to war’ if Bailey runs as independent
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