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Environment SPC Meetings

Planning and Property Development SPC Meetings

Economic Development & Enterprise SPC

This committee prepares and debates policy alternatives for Economic Development & Enterprise affairs for Dublin City Council.

Richard Shakespeare, Assistant Chief Executive (Economic Development & Enterprise SPC) has administrative responsibility for this committee.

Mansion House 300

To commemorate the 300th Anniversary of the Mansion House as a residence for the Lord Mayor of Dublin, the Office of the Lord Mayor & Dublin City Council commissioned Irish poet Dermot Bolger to write a poem to capture the essence of the house, which has been at the heart of Dublin for 300 years. See below...

The Mansion House Dublin celebrates 300 years

In 2015, Dublin’s Mansion House celebrated 300 years as the official Mayoral residence.  The house was built by developer Joshua Dawson between 1705 and 1710 and is a rare surviving example of Queen Anne style architecture in Dublin.   On 29th April 1715, Dublin City Assembly decided to purchase the Mansion House from Joshua Dawson for a sum of £3,500.   

Application for Joint Policing Committee Membership

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Application for Joint Policing Committee Membership
Under the Garda Síochána Act 2005 Dublin City Council is re-establishing a City Wide Joint Policing Committee and five Area Joint Policing Sub-Committees. 

The Lord Mayor's Coach

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Dublin City Coat of Arms

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City Regalia

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The Dublin City Seal dates from 1229/1230 when it was used by the Dublin City Assembly to issue a deed to the Town Clerk. One side shows three watchtowers above one of the city gates being defended by archers and the reverse side shows a merchant ship at sea.