Statement on modular housing in Poppintree, Ballymun

Dublin City Council have a contract in place for the provision of 22 modular homes at Baile na Laochra, Balbutcher Lane, Ballymun, to be completed by 21st December 2015. Following the Christmas break the contractor returned to the site on the 4th January 2016 to progress the completion of the 22 modular homes. Prior to Christmas there were a number of days lost through protests and inclement weather and has per the Council’s previous media release of 18th December, 2015, it is anticipated that the completion of this development will be in mid-January 2016.

Following on from a site meeting on the afternoon of the 6th January, the City Council have been informed that the contractor will submit an updated programme tomorrow 7th January for the completion of the 22 modular homes.