I am the Green Party representative for the North-Inner City on Dublin City Council, a community which has been my home for over six years. I have lived in Ireland, England, Uganda and India working in politics, human rights and community development projects. I’m a trade union activist and currently hold a position on the SIPTU Equality Committee. I am a feminist and advocate for gender equality. I worked closely with others as part of the Dublin Central Together for Yes campaign to repeal the eighth amendment in 2018. I am a daily cyclist in Dublin I am passionate about improving walking and cycling conditions in our city to ensure that everyone, of all ages, genders and abilities, can safely use and enjoy our shared public streets. I hold a degree in Anthropology and Development Studies and a Masters in Politics and Public Policy.
Fri, Nov 18, 2022
As an emergency measure, in response to extraordinary pressure on the international protection system and a lack of available accommodation for international protection applicants, the former ESB office building on East Wall Road has been converted into an accommodation centre. Some information below based on the briefing provided by the Department of Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth (DCEDIY) may be of interest to the local community. The Department will be circulating an information leaflet to all residents in the coming week.
Tue, Oct 4, 2022
Dublin Port are constructing a Greenway, due for completion by Autumn 2023. The Greenway will be a great addition to the recreational walking and cycling amenities around the North Inner City. It will also provide stunning views across Dublin Bay.
Tue, Sep 20, 2022
The City Council have conducted a further round of consultation on the removal of traffic from Capel Street in order to inform the plans for the scheme going forward. The consultation was with members of the public, businesses, residents and other stakeholders in the area.
Fri, Jun 10, 2022
The Fruit and Vegetable Market is a beautiful landmark building in the North Inner City. It can and should be a hub for retail, culture and community usage and breathe vibrancy and life into the surrounding area. Instead it has been left derelict for far too long.