Local Government

Derelict site registers missing key details amid calls for greater transparency

Less than 3% of country’s derelict sites acquired by councils in 2020

NTA moves to fill 90 active transport roles by year’s end

Over €5 million in derelict site levies unpaid in 2020

Number of derelict sites reaches seven-year high

Council orders hotel to remove shipping containers from front of homes

Watchdog says Louth most active county for compulsory purchase orders

Government to continue letting builders of one-off houses opt out of professional checks

Editorial: Outdoor living must not be spoiled by killjoy tactics

Councils collected less than 1% of vacant site levies

Michael Brennan: The timing of the property tax hike is a bid to limit any political fallout

Comment: White-water rafting project was a valid idea with a failed sales pitch

Burke orders his own council to overturn wind farm rule

Coalition relaxes housing density planning rules on urban sites

Firm offers to install public toilets in Dublin city centre for free

Cian O’Callaghan: State’s over-reliance on leasing to address social housing crisis is dangerous

Dublin in a rare auld bind

Kildare council rapped for lack of accurate property register