A New Post on our heritage page! A monument for Two Communities
By Maurice O’Connell In July 1997, South Dublin County Council and its consultants, Artworking, invited three directors of national visual art organisations to propose artists for two Per Cent for Art commissions. A new park under construction between Rathcoole and Saggart and St. Finians Park, Lucan would provide sites for these works. The Council intended … Read more
Rathcoole Community Council AGM!
Rathcoole Community Council AGM to be held on Wednesday the 25th of May at 8pm in the Community Centre… Open to all residents of Rathcoole to attend looking for new Council members.
Notice: Public Meeting
A Public Meeting is being held on Thursday 17th February at 7.30 pm in Rathcoole Community Centre This is an Information Meeting to Update Residents on Proposed SDCC Development Plan 2022/2028 which will Voted on by Councillors on 22nd March. Plans include Housing/ School development in Rathcoole Park, (197 units) SDCC Private development … Read more
SDCC Rathcoole Lands
The purpose of this document is primarily to investigate potential alternative land uses for lands at Rathcoole, the future development potential of the lands and to bring forward proposals for re-zoning having regard to protecting existing habitats, biodiversity and the Rathcoole woodlands, the need for social and affordable housing, community infrastructure and access in line … Read more
A survey to assess the woodlands and associated semi-natural habitats at Rathcoole, Co. Dublin
An ecological survey was carried out to investigate the habitats present in an area of semi-natural vegetation that has existed without significant human intervention for the past 30 years at Rathcoole, Co. Dublin and to evaluate their importance on a local and national scale. Previous surveys had found that a large and significant area of … Read more