Sat, Aug 31, 2019
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Streets Are For People is an event series organised by a number of advocacy groups to take back our streets. The effort is supported by members of the Dublin Central Green Party branch (including Cllr. Neasa Hourigan and Cllr. Janet Horner). We all want our public spaces to be cleaner, healthier and more people-friendly and are willing to take action to make that happen.
Why are we taking these actions?
20th Jul 2019 - most of South William Street was pedestrianised for the day
31st August 2019 - a section of Liffey Street was pedestrianised for the day
Here’s a view of what Liffey Street would look like when pedestrianised
Thankfully, in its September meeting, the City Council voted to moved ahead with the pedestrianisation of a portion of Liffey Street. Detailed plans can be seen here
It remains to be seen if this plan will be challenged by local car park operators and shopping centres.